Lucha Martinez de Luna

Lucha Martinez de Luna

Director
Chicana/o Murals of Colorado Project

About this Speaker

Lucha Martínez de Luna specializes in Mesoamerica and has worked on numerous archaeological projects in the Southwest, American West, and central and southern Mexico. She serves as associate curator of Latino Heritage at History Colorado, worked as a curatorial assistant at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, Museo de las Americas, the Regional Museum of Guadalajara, and Division Director for the State Council of Culture and Arts in Chiapas, Mexico. Lucha Martínez de Luna is director of La Providencia Archaeological Project and the O’na Tök archaeological site in western Chiapas, Mexico, and visiting professor at the University of Science and Arts in Chiapas. She is director of the Chicana/o Murals of Colorado Project, a grassroots organization that advocates to protect, promote, and preserve the ongoing visual heritage of Chicana/o public art in Colorado.