CARLOS MATALLANA

BURLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL & SMYSER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Carlos Matallana A Bogotá-born, Chicago-based artist and teacher. His Manual of Violence project, an investigation into the history and narrativization of violence, has stretched several years and a dozen workshops, one game, countless classrooms, and a full-length comic book teaching manual (in progress) based on his ongoing conversations about violence with his young children. Blok by Blok Podcast his most recent project, is fueled by kids resolving their own questions via research, interviews and story development.Tools and skills for the youngsters to contribute actively as opposed to consume passively. Blok by Blok 

Interviews and recordings can be accessed here through soundcloud.