The Festival Store in Jacome Plaza (map) offers t-shirts, posters, mugs, tote bags, and aprons. All sales support the festival
This year’s t-shirt designed by Tucson graphic designer, printmaker, and illustrator, Alex! Jimenez features food from 9 different cultures/regions, accompanied by a greeting in the language spoken in those places. Can you name all 9 languages? all 9 food items?
Alex!’s work explores her connection to her heritage, the landscape, and the city that has held her family for five generations. Her project, “Abecedario del Sur,” highlighted vernacular signs in South Tucson. Her most recent work, “The Talking Mural,” is a collaborative mural using interviews to create a visual story of the business community on South12th Avenue. Learn more about Alex! at alexclamation.com and follow her on Instagram @abcdelsur.