Artist Ruben Martinez Arriaga
Monterrey, N.L., MEXICO
The Via Colori Fan Favorite Contest is an opportunity for you to support Ruben's mural created at Houston Via Colori during the festival on November 23 – 24. All donations equal “votes” for the artist, and the top five artists with the most “votes” win great prizes (and we mean great)! To vote just click on the DONATE button on the right and follow the simple instructions! All donations benefit The Center for Hearing and Speech, Houston’s central resource for children with hearing loss.
EVERY VOTE COUNTS – WHETHER $10 or $100 – PLEASE “VOTE” TODAY!
Voting ends December 1, 2013
About Ruben: Ruben Martinez, born and raised in Monterrey, Mexico is an architect by trade and became a chalk artist in 2004. Ruben entered the world of street painting when the festivals first came to Mexico, which was Festival Bella Via. In 2008, Ruben won the title of Madonnaro Qualificati at this prestigious festival.
In addition, to representing Mexico at the 2° International Street Painting Festival in Toulon, France; Ruben will also be a part of the Mexican street painting team that traveled to compete at Concorso Internazionale di Nocera Superiore, Italia for the annual street painting art festival, for the second time now. The Nocera festival draws international street painting art talent to Italy, the birthplace of Madonnari, also called street painting.