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Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, Cardenas studied art there (B.A. in painting in 1980) and at the University of Arizona, Tucson (M.F.A. in printimaking in 1990). In 1994 she completed a ceramic mural for a minimum security prison in Tucson. She has won many regional awards. Cardenas currently resides in Tucson. (Robin K. Dunitz, Street Gallery, Guide to over 1000 Los Angeles Murals)

Young People of Watts

Christina Cardenas
South Central LA

Sponsored and commissioned by SPARC. Photo: © Robin Dunitz