I was selected Principal Artist for the new Montopolis Recreation and Community Center,Austin Art in Public Places Project. I will install a large work in the Gymnasium and serve as mentor, coach, and curator for four other works to be installed in the new facility.  No previous public art experience required.  Please go to: www.austincreates.com for more information.  


Community Engagement Meetings:

Sunday, Jan. 20,2019, 2:30 - 4:30 PM

Ruiz Branch Austin Public Library

1600 Grove Blvd.


Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, 7 PM

Montopolis Recreation Center

Montopolis Neighborhood Association meeting

1200 Montopolis Dr.


Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Coronado Studio

901 Vargas Rd.


I had a great time at KOOP Radio speaking about this project Monday, Jan. 14,2019



Help design artwork for the new Center by responding to this questionnaire.  Thank you, Fidencio Duran


Awards of Excellence Recipient 2018, Mexican American Cultural Center, Austin, TX        Ceremony:  May 19, Coronado Gallery, MACC

Fidencio Duran:  Prints and Drawings, Ruiz Public Library, Austin, TX, Jan. 15 -Feb. 2019 as part of Print Austin. Printaustin.org


Here's a few nice posts on Sightlinesmag.com and

Austin Chronicle

Recent Acquisitions, International Museum of Art and Science, Cardenas Gallery, McAllen, TX  Dec. 8 2019 - July 20, 2-19

Newsletter

Artist and Cultural Responders : Capturing Place and Understanding Community with Ann Elizabeth, artist, Nefertiti Jackmon, exec. director, Six Square.  Moderated by:  Michael Anthony Garcia, artist/curator, Carver Museum, Austin, TX , Nov. 15, 2018, 7PM

Unveiling of latest mural, Following the Sun to Reach the Sky as part of Fall Fest, El Centro de la Familia, Southwest Key, Austin, TX .  Saturday, Oct. 28, 10 - 1 PM.   More information at:  do512.com/events/2017/10/28/fallfest

Fidencio Duran:  Stories of an American Family, March 15, 2018 - April 7. 2018, Reaves/Foltz Fine Art, Houston, TX

reavesart.com

The New Show, Reaves/Foltz Fine Art, Houston, TX,  Opening: Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019

Fidencio Duran