Tag Archives: Basque

Txikiteo’s Dan Ansotegui Wins National Recognition

National Endowment for the Arts Heritage Fellow Dan Ansotegui plays accordion with the band Amuma Says No' at The Basque Center during Day 4 of the Treefort Music Fest on March 26, 2016 in Boise, Idaho.

Food and music, perhaps the two most important gateways into any culture, are two of the things that Txikiteo co-manager Dan Ansotegui excels at; and he carries his passion with him wherever he goes. Now Dan has been recognized for that passion and excellence by the National Endowment for the Arts, who have named him […]

Have you seen the new mural on The Modern Hotel & Bar?

Known as a teacher of creativity, Judas Arrieta walks the line between comic illustration and intricate drawings. His installations, murals, and video recordings inject life into the world around him, and many find themselves inexplicably drawn to his work – able to relate to the feelings of humor that radiate from his art. Upon studying […]

Judas Arrieta: From Basque Country to Boiseland

Judas Painting

Judas Arrieta hails from Euskal Herria, or what most people call Basque Country. He has become increasingly famous amongst the Boise locals for his one-of-a-kind works of art. Known for creating such beautiful work as Boiseland, he considers himself a voice for the many people who don’t know how to express themselves. The deeper you […]