New Aztec Gold Show

Present the new Aztec Gold Show with support from OCA's CAAP program! Click Here for info.

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Latest News!

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02/26/14 Victor Payan to Consult for California Presenters
Victor will be consulting for California Presenters' all-California Next Gen Leadership/Mentorship Program.
01/25/14 Victor Payan Accepted to Hemispheric Institute Encuentro in Montreal!

Victor has been selected to attend the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics 2014 Encuentro in Montreal!
01/01/14 2013 Year in Review

CLICK HERE for my 2013 Year in Review featuring the launching of a new youth Cinema Camp, the 4th OC Film Fiesta, filming a television pilot with Rick Najera and the first Arts Commission in Santa Ana.
12/03/13 Santa Ana Approves Arts Commission

Members of United Artists of Santa Ana, the Santa Ana City Council and City Manager Cavazos after the historic vote to  create an Arts and Culture Commission. (Victor Payan, At Left)

Aztec Gold



Aztec Gold with Lou Chalibre

  • 2013 Creative Capital On Our Radar
  • Recipient of the 2010 The Idea Fund grant, funded by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
  • Winner of the 2005 NALIP Latino Media Market
  • Profiled in Canal + program Allez a L.A., national French broadcast
  • Profiled on American Latino TV, national US broadcast
  • Performances, Presentations, Workshops

Keep on Crossin'


Buy the Patch!

Keep on Crossin'

  • New! Keep on Crossin' is part of the new Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego SD/TJ exhibit Nov. 29 thru June 14, 2013!
  • Multi-faceted project using humor to examine issues relating to borders and contemporary society
  • Permanent Collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
  • Included in "TRANSactions: Contemporary Latin American and Latino Art" national touring exhibit.
  • Writer, The Keep on Crossin' Manifesto.

La Raza Comica

New Project!

La Raza Comica

"La Raza Comica" is an interdisciplinary project which will examine Chicano, Latino and Native American humor through interviews and discussions with trailblazing humorists and also serve as a vehicle for the creation of new essays, criticism, podcasts and new original humorous pieces.

Look for for the project launch at!

OC Film Fiesta

Youth Cinema Camp

Mural and Media Class



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