Building Bridges

International Artists with a Common Vision, a Common Concern, and a Common Method At its core, Take Me to the River is an international group of artists who share a common vision of building bridges across borders. To… Read More

South Africa

In May, 2005,TMTTR traveled to Pretoria, South Africa, where a TMTTR exhibition was held at the Pretoria Art Museum, and, for the first time,TMTTR staged a community outreach project. For this component of TMTTR-South Africa,TMTTR artists worked on… Read More

Texas

In September, 2006, the Wichita Falls Art Museum invited TMTTR to exhibit at the museum and stage an community project. For the community project,TMTTR partnered with the Wichita Falls Art Museum and the Wichita Falls School District to… Read More

Istanbul

In March, 2009, TMTTR partnered with the Turkish arts organization Tutun Deposu to stage an exhibition at DEPO Gallery and conduct a community event in Istanbul. As this TMTTR project was an official part of the 5th World… Read More

South Africa (2005)

In May 2005, Take Me To The River (TMTTR) traveled to Pretoria, South Africa, where an exhibition was held at the Pretoria Art Museum. Four South African artists were invited to exhibit with the TMTTR artists, and two… Read More

Washington, DC (2003)

The second Take Me To The River exhibition occurred in Washington, DC, in May 2003, at the Millennium Art Center. This exhibition included the twelve core TMTTR artists in addition to four Egyptian artists, who created work specifically… Read More

Water

Lars Torres (USA)

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Jose Ruiz (Peru)

José Ruiz was born in Lima, Peru, in 1975. He received a BA from the University of Maryland with a major in Painting along with a minor in Latin American Studies. Ruiz received a MFA from the San… Read More

Randall Packer (USA)

Randall Packer is internationally recognized as a pioneering artist, composer, educator, and scholar in the field of multimedia. His work has been exhibited at museums and galleries throughout the world including Europe, Asia, and North America. He is… Read More

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