Artist Cruz Ortiz

Updated: Tuesday, June 3 2014, 06:38 PM CDT
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By Michael Valdes

   From painting to video to community art and more... Artist Cruz Ortiz has just about done it all.
  Even worked as an art teacher for the past fifteen years.
  But with his latest show, Ortiz goes back to his non-artistic past drawing inspiration from the tools of construction.
  And he didn't even have to leave his beloved West side to get it done.Artist Cruz Ortiz