As El Paso’s art scene continues to grow with young emerging artists – which is evident in the city’s monthly art crawls and locally-owned galleries – one couple manages to be both internationally acclaimed yet humbly subtle in their El Paso presence.

Jorge Alfonso Polanco Aguirre is a local artist on a mission to build up curiosity about his artwork by building up mystique. It took him seven years to produce the art pieces that will be featured in his upcoming exhibit “The Life of J” opening Aug. 5 at the International Museum of Art.

An exhibit dedicated to one of El Paso’s oldest neighborhoods will open this Friday, July 28 at the La Fe Culture and Technology Center on 721 S. Ochoa inside the rear building. “Segundo Barrio – Then and Now” features award-winning photographer Carlos Gutierrez’s documentation of the histor…

This Saturday, July 1, El Paso art collective The Borderland Fridas will celebrate the 110th birthday of the widely cherished Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Called “Homenaje a Frida Kahlo,” the event will honor her legacy through live music, dance and a plethora of Frida-inspired art outside th…

What’s Up recently teamed up with a new Coloring Corner sponsor DeadBeach Brewery, and what makes this extra exciting is that our next Adult Coloring Book Night will be held at the brewery on Thursday, June 29 during the Last Thursdays Gallery Crawl & Art Market.