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Blooming in the Whirlwind

Opening Nov. 13, 2021, Blooming in the Whirlwind at Durden and Ray takes a creative journey through the pandemic.   A collaboration of the Level Ground and Durden and Ray collectives, the project began early in the pandemic with Level Ground inviting poets to write poems about

High Beams 5

Come experience Revolutions Regenerator this weekend, an interactive project and collaboration between myself, Eugene Ahn, and with assistance from Alejandro Ordoñez, for one of Durden and Ray's contribution for High Beams event on the top of the Bendix building in downtown Los Angeles this Saturday

Betwixt and/or Between

You’re invited to come experience Revolutions Generator Evolutions a multimedia project by Eugene Ahn and myself for the dynamic group exhibition Betwixt and/or Between at Angels Gate Cultural Center. Revolutions Generator Evolutions incorporates my ongoing series of digital collages on aluminum of levitating invented sculptural contraptions

6th SUR:biennial at the Torrance Art Museum

SUR 2021 SEPTEMBER 18 — DECEMBER 04, 2021 Is it possible to analyze one’s own identity? Is it possible to stand to one side and do the same for ones encompassing culture/s? These are questions essential to the SUR project. No answers are necessarily found here but


This two-day event takes place on Saturday, August 28 and Sunday, August 29. Medical Building, Del Amo Crossing: 21535 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA For more information, please visit: https://www.nomadartshow.com/   Nomad will be the biggest, free art show event in Southern California history, featuring 500 artists in 87,000

Interview: Viste la Calle

Big thanks to Isaías Delgado and Viste La Calle for this great Spanish language interview!! https://vistelacalle.com/656259/entrevista-al-artista-ismael-de-anda-iii-la-mayoria-de-mi-trabajo-interactivo-se-basa-en-el-movimiento-de-las-personas/?fbclid=IwAR1jsAV8lpT3i4gNIx6zJqXrJFi-F_cJMmNx7eZfC1FIMp_NfYetYR9D-sk

LACC VAMA Artist Lecture Series

Ismael de Anda III grew up within the sister cities of El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juárez, Mexico. Using mutant practices, including digital photo-collage, drawing, painting, sculpture, installation, and interactive projects, de Anda’s work is inspired by his pluralistic upbringing on the U.S./Mexico Gateway and

ITAA 2020 Virtual Conference November 18 – 20

It was an honor to be invited by Rachel Anderson, Texas Tech University, Professor of Apparel Design and Manufacturing, to present our collaborative project Celestial Bodies for the 2020 International Textiles Apparel Association Annual Conference.   ITAA 2020 Virtual Conference November 18 – 20 https://itaaonline.org The International Textile and

The Pool

Check out the latest issue of The Pool Issue 8 Now Online! Dive in at: thepool.calarts.edu Thank you to the Pool for your mention in the Class Notes of my participation with the many amazing artists for Durden and Ray's exciting project Personal  Contacts! You can learn more


High Beams collective with Gallery ALSO After a wildly successful first outdoor COVID-conscious art exhibition on the roof of a parking garage, the High Beams crew is at it again. But this time, the curatorial collection of mostly Bendix Building art spaces will create a walk-through