Tia Chuck: A Portrait of Chuck Ramirez (Working Title) is a documentary following the life and work of the late artist Chuck Ramirez. Directed by Angela and Mark Walley. This film is currently in production.
Production Notes: February 2017 Update

Production Notes: February 2017 Update

Chuck Ramirez Candy Tray Series: Godiva Heart 2002 Photograph Pigment Ink Print 36 x 36 inches, Edition of 6 Courtesy of Ruiz-Healy Art Happy Late Valentine’s Day to all our supporters! We hope you enjoyed this month of love. We’ve continued work on our documentary following Chuck’s life and work...
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Tía Chuck Successfully Funded!

Tía Chuck Successfully Funded!

Photo Credit: Jannette Morales We’ve received seventy-two individual donations on Hatchfund, surpassing our $17,900 Target Goal by over 14%! Thank you to all our generous donors who are helping to make this film possible! It means so much to us to have the support of the San Antonio community for this film. We are thrilled...
Production Notes: July Update

Production Notes: July Update

Chuck and Patricia, photo courtesy of Patricia Marcus. The last few weeks have been very productive on this project. We conducted interviews with artist Chris Sauter, writer Anjali Gupta, Chuck’s sister Patricia Marcus, and artist and curator Michele Monseau. We knew Chris Sauter was comfortable speaking on camera since we interviewed him for a short...
Production on Tía Chuck Begins

Production on Tía Chuck Begins

Mark and I are thrilled to announce that we’ve begun production on Tía Chuck! To be clear, it’s more like we’re restarting production. Looking back through our production notes you can see we started filming for this documentary the day Chuck’s family and friends gathered at the compound to honor his life, November 6th, 2010. We documented...
"Chuck" featured in MOSAIC Documentary

“Chuck” featured in MOSAIC Documentary

Mark and I produced a short documentary film following the work of MOSAIC, a free after-school arts program for high school youth hosted by Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum. One of the projects featured in the film was the printing of “Chuck”, a woodcut by Alex Rubio printed at Stone Metal Press with the help...
Sala Galla, Sala Diaz at The Gallagher

Sala Galla, Sala Diaz at The Gallagher

We attended the Sala Galla on Saturday, June 1st at The Gallagher. Sala Galla was a fundraising event held for Sala Diaz, an artist-run non-profit space and the Casa Chuck Arts Residency Program. The Gallagher was the perfect venue for the event. Guests enjoyed dinner next to the San Geronimo Creek with a beautiful reception...
The Idea Fund

The Idea Fund

At the end of November, we got a call from Rachel at Diverse Works notifying us that we’d been selected as recipients of the 2013 Idea Fund Grant for our documentary film project Tia Chuck. The website stated the recipients would be notified in the middle of December, so it came as a total surprise...
Artist Foundation Grants

Artist Foundation Grants

Our awards from The Artist Foundation Ceremony on January 23, 2013. Angela Walley, AF Founders Award for Media Arts. Mark Walley, Elizabeth Huth Coates Award for Music Composition. Mark and I were awarded grants from the Artist Foundation of San Antonio to produce our documentary film, Tía Chuck. It was a complete surprise that we...