Apr 3, 2023
Austin American-Statesman features Uvalde Love
Hannah Ortega from the Austin American-Statesman got hands-on with Wanda Montemayor at her south Austin studio to dive into the details of the Uvalde Love Project.
Mar 29, 2023
KVUE features Uvalde Love Project and Wanda Montemayor
KVUE's Ford Sanders visited Wanda Montemayor in her Austin studio to discuss all aspects of the project. Montemayor was able to discuss the power of Art Therapy and show elements of what will end up in the mural being created through the project.
Nov 12, 2022
Urban Art ATX book artist panel shares Uvalde Love project
A book release event helped highlight the Uvalde Love Project and the importance of Art Therapy.
Nov 11, 2022
Funding event for Uvalde Love Project
Thanks to the Long-View Micro school for hosting a funding event at their site.
Oct 27, 2022
Wanda Montemayor featured on nightly news.
CBS | Austin headed over to Montemayor's Joy Street studio to talk about the Uvalde Love Project.
Oct 9, 2022
The team had a heartwarming weekend Running 4 groups, and totaling 30 people, we began the planning stages of the mural, while offering a community a safe space to express themselves. Guardians were able to get support while the children were in group sessions.
Sep 17, 2022
St Henry de Osso Family Project joins Uvalde Love Project
St Henry's has agreed to host group art therapy sessions for children, families, teachers and other community members of Uvalde in their community center for the duration of the project.
Sep 11, 2022
Nonprofit fiscal sponsor partnership begins
Cynthia Perez of La Peña and Wanda Montemayor from Community Arts agreed to launch the Uvalde Love Project in response to the school tragedy in Uvalde, TX on May 24, 2022.
Sep 12, 2022
Location for mural wall chosen
In conjunction with Uvalde Parks Director, Robert Fowler, a wall at the pavilion at Jardin De Los Heroes Park has been chosen to install a mosaic mural. This mural will be created by members of the community during Art Therapy group sessions.
Aug 29, 2022
The Uvalde Love Project launches
After consulting with artists, art therapists, mental health professionals and Uvalde community leaders, Wanda Montemayor launches the Uvalde Love Project.