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Señor Joe Torres

“It’s been a long day without you, my friend And I’ll tell you all about it when I see you again We’ve come a long way from where we began Oh I’ll tell you all about it when I see you again When I see you again.” – Wiz Khalifa Anyone who knew Senor Joe Torres knows of his generosity, work ethic, humility and selflessness but above all his love and dedication to us his family. Whatever he was involved in, he made sure that it was done the right way. He never cut corners, and always made sure others were happy. He continued this even as he lay in bed in ICU.  This gofundme campaign was setup to help pay for the funeral costs and other expenses brought on by the death of Joe A Torres, 56, who passed away on 1/13/2019 after a short battle with an aggressive cancer.    Joe Torres was a beloved husband, father, son, brother, and a loyal friend. He leaves behind the love of his life, Frances and …

Puerto Rican Artist Ponce Solo

Bienvenido, today I will be talking about what has inspired me as an artist and where I will interview other artists, art students, and people involved in the art world in the coming months. I am always touched and empowered by the stories of artists and powerful people in the art world and I wanted to use this opportunity to get to know what inspires others. For this first installment, I’d like to give credit to a few of the artists that have really impacted and inspired me. I started my interviews with my dearest friend and fellow Boricua, Ponce Solo. Please Meet Ponce Solo: La del vejigante First and foremost, I respect the privacy of my friends as many of them may prefer to be anonymize. Let me introduce him to you my friends. Ponce Solo, was born in Michigan and reborn in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He is a Montana-based artist that focuses his talents and his endeavors for the grater good of helping our people in the on going recovery in Puerto Rico, …