Colorado Creatives

100 Colorado Creatives: Anthony Garcia Sr.

#12: Anthony Garcia Sr.

Raised in Globeville, Anthony Garcia Sr. knows the street, but his artist's vision only wants to make the street more beautiful -- with grassroots public art and murals. Garcia may have moved on from Globeville, but his heart remains in the community, where members of the Birdseed Collective, a cooperative artists' organization that he leads, works on arts-based projects with local kids while banding together to create opportunities for sharing their work. Last year, Garcia helped create one of two public murals decorating a highway overpass in Globeville, while also upping Birdseed's fundraising efforts with the goal of diversifying the group's community work. What will he be doing this year? Learn the answer to that and more from his 100CC questionnaire, which follows.

All photos courtesy of Anthony Garcia Sr.

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