Enjoy this photo essay from our Field Trip to Chicano Park!
Photo 1: Photo 2: Photo 3: Photo 4: Photo 5: This is the bus we took to Each of us had a This is a photo I took I took this photo of the This is the first thing I saw the trolley station. As you "buddy" during this while we were on the different trolley lines when I got off the trolley. can see it say, "Special" trip. Here is mine trolley on our way to as we waited for our A beautiful mural across because it was reserved Samantha Soto. Chicano Park. trolley to arrive. the street and the Barrio, for our team. Logan street sign.
Photo 6: Photo 7: Photo 8: Photo 9: As we began our walk I This is a another quick As we approached our destination I took This is the first picture of a this Barrio, Logan sign photo I took as we this photo showing that we were almost painting I took. It reads, "Save and snapped a quick walked to Chicano Park. there. Chicano Park. photo of it. The faces of many different people.
Photo 10: Photo 11: Photo 12: Photo 13: Photo 14: This painting is meant to As we walked around I This was the ceiling of the Here is a photo I took This is an older mural symbolize the unity took this quick photo of kiosco located in the behind a fence of a where we didn't get between the community. this beautiful mural middle of Chicano Park mural nearby. an explanation for it but reminding me of the sun. The shows the story of I still though it looked how Mexico was born. nice so I snapped a pic.
Photo 15: Photo 16: Photo 17: Photo 18: Photo 19: Here is another picture of This mural was considered This painting represents Each symbol on the This mural is based the, "Save Chicano Park" a god back then. Some kids the members of the border of the kiosco upon a flyer for a mural that I took behind paint splattered the mural community that came to represented each community meeting to the fence. but the artist found a way Chicano Park and helped month on the Aztec discuss the problem of to incorporate in into the contributed to building calendar. the junkyards. mural. saving the park.
Photo 20: Photo 21: Photo 22: Photo 23: Photo 24: This is shrine for The This mural is meant for I quickly took this side Here you can see the This is also another Virgen de Guadalupe. women empowerment. photo of mural that I mural that reads, "All the quick photo I took as People come weekly It's mean to show that found very artistic and way to the Bay" This is we were given a tour to leave flowers in we are also strong. symbolic. an original artwork around the park. honor of her. done in the 1970's.
Photo 25: Photo 26: Photo 27 and Photo 28: Photo 29: Behind this construction This statue is in memory Once again here are some more photos I The Colossus is from a zone sign a new play of, Emiliano Zapata who quickly took as we were being given our tour. classical mythology structure is currently being was a leading figure in These are some of the older paintings in supporting the heavens built for kids around the the Mexican Revolution. Chicano Park. upon his back and hands. community.
Photo 30 and Photo 31: Photo 32: Photo 33: Photo 34: These two photos belong to the first mural painted The Quetzalcóatln mural I took this photo while This was one of the in Chicano Park. Many historical figures are included was the first attempt at while standing in Chicano last paintings we saw. in this mural such as, Emiliano Zapata, Frida Kahlo, collective mural painting Park. As you can see there It's one of the oldest Guevara and more. in Chicano Park. are murals everywhere. murals there.