Anthony Garcia Sr. was born and raised in Denver, Colorado, more specifically in the Globeville community. Beginning as a graffiti writer, Anthony has since grown into a multifaceted creative entrepreneur and community leader. He is now most recognized for his public artwork, community outreach programming, and his leadership in championing emerging artists from Denver and abroad.
His artistic style incorporates traditional Chicano motifs and celebrates the complex duality of living as a US Citizen who is also Chicano. His aesthetic pays homage to cultural, geographical, and historical contexts through the implementation of modern techniques and exploration of pop trends.
He is co-founder of the Birdseed Collective, a Denver based nonprofit that aims to make a positive impact in local communities through programs and projects that emphasize creativity and healthy living. Birdseed Collective is also dedicated to educating and enabling the disadvantaged and the under-resourced and impacts its mission through food programs, after school programs, beautification projects, and a diverse array of inclusion efforts.
Anthony Garcia Sr. - Blue Flame