Radames Ortiz

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Artist Statement Radames Ortiz’s work has appeared in numerous publications including, US Latino Literature Today and Is This Forever, Or What?: Poems and Paintings from Texas (Greenwillow, 2004). He was awarded a 2003 Archie D. and Bertha Walker fellowship from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown and was nominated for a 2003 Pushcart Prize. He currently resides in Houston, Texas.

Birthplace Houston, Texas

Family Group Day: Video Poem written and performed by poet Radames Ortiz featuring music by Jonathan Jindra aka "Trills", graphic design artist Alberto Capetillo and videographer Gilbert Camargo. Here is the text to th

Houston Poet Radames Ortiz reads for the Public Poetry series at Park Place Regional Library in Houston, Texas. Poems that were read included "Night Cruising" and "Lips."


Stafford, TX 77477