Christo Oropeza is a Xicano artist born and raised in San Francisco. He is an Alumnus of San Francisco State and graduated with a BA in Art with an emphasis in Painting & Drawing. Christo formed the San Pancho Art Collective in March of 2009, with the help of his colleagues. He currently works at the San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art and is a photo-contributor to the SFMOMA Open Space blog.
His most recent work includes co-designing and painting a commissioned mural for Mission Pie on the Corner of 25th st. and Lilac in the Mission District “Old Soil, New Roots”,and he continues to paint and exhibit work in San Francisco.