The Creative People of Silicon Valley
  • Current Issue
    Perform 16.3
    Summer 2024
  • Francisco Graciano
    Montalvo Art Center – “A Path Forward: Honoring Ohlone Land & Spirit” This feature is also available on Spotify, Apple Podcast, and YouTube. Francisco Graciano has been creating art in San José for as long as he can remember. His multi-disciplinary practices include sculpture, painting, music, and tattoos. His work centers on themes of evolution […]
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    Mariachi Azteca
    Mariachi music has existed for decades in its current form, and it is an important part of Mexican culture and folklore. Their signature charro costumes and sombreros are iconic, and the traditional songs serve as a type of Mexican oral history. Learning to be a mariachi is a skill often passed down from one generation […]
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  • Perform 16.3
    I have been looking forward to this issue, 16.3, Summer 2024, partly because it has been a rainy winter and spring but mostly because it is our annual issue that features some aspects of West Valley College’s Cilker School of Art and Design. I look forward to the students we feature who demonstrate the hard […]