Below are links to articles written by Chairez and links to articles where he is featured or quoted


Watching the city sway [column about the Mexico City’s earthquake September 2017]: Dallas Voice

Pride in Mexico City 2017: The México City LGBTTTI (Lésbico, Gay, Bisexual, Transgénero, Travesti, Transexual e Intersexual) community kicked off its XXXIX Pride Marcha June 2017: Dallas Voice

Art Mecca: The 30th annual XXX Festival Internacional por la Diversidad Sexual (FIDS) (International Festival for Sexual Diversity (FIDS)) LGBT art exhibitions recently opened México City’s Gay Pride 2017, June 2017: Dallas Voice

Remembering – Recordando: a Dallas LGBT Latino history site is born, March 2017: Dallas Voice

  • As mentioned in the article above: The Dallas LGBT Latino History site I created, Remembering – Recordando: a Dallas Latina/o LGBT History Viewpoint can be found here on: Facebook

Remembering Rosa Lopez, LGBT Latina community leader leaves a legacy of civic pride and activism, February 2017: Dallas Voice

Marchando con Orgullo – Gay Pride article, Mexico City, July 2016: Dallas Voice

Mexico City on Instagram: from hidden heritage to traffic chaos, November 2015: One of  my Mexico City photographs used on theGuardian.

Queer Brown Voices: A book of … Essays chronicling the experiences of fourteen Latina/o LGBT activists present a new perspective on the hitherto-marginalized history of their work in the last three decades of the twentieth century, August 2015: University of Texas Press

Latino LGBT History No Longer in the Shadows, June 2015: Hoy Dallas

Letter from Mexico: Equality in Mexico’s Mega-City – Grupo Homosexual de Acción e Información [GHAI], September 2014: The Dallas Voice

Mexico City shows off its Pride, July 2014: The Dallas Voice

Why it’s OK to wave the U.S. and Mexican flag at the Olympics, August 2012:

Postcards from Mexico: At the bookstore in Col. Santa María la Ribera, September 2011:  Dallas Voice

One Visit to Mexico City and You May Be Ready to Move There, August 2011:  Gay Chicago News Magazine

Postcards from Mexico:  Lesbian Wedding, August 2011: The Dallas Voice

Small-town gay life – San Luis de la Paz, GTO, México; July 2011: The Dallas Voice

Postcards from Mexico: Pride, Museum Chopo; June 2011The Dallas Voice

Scenes from Mexico City Pride; June 2011The Dallas Voice

Lakewood artist finds inspiration from Mexico City visit, July 2009: The Dallas Morning News

White Rock sculptor, artist visits Mexico City, July 2009: The Dallas Morning News

Mexico City resident observes Swine Flu’s effect on art, May 2009The Dallas Morning News

Mexican artist’s intricate sketchings in cafe surroundings, June 2009: LA Times’ La Plaza

In Dallas, enjoy the silence, May 2009:  The Dallas Morning News

Face mask fun in Mexico City, April 2009:  LA Time’s La Plaza

Se habla  Inglés, April 2009: The Dallas Morning News

Agape Broadcasting [KNON 89.3 FM] elected Jesus Chairez president, December 2008: Dallas Voice.

Marching in Mexico City – Super Gay, August 2008: Dallas Voice

Dear Dallas I miss you, June 2008The Dallas Morning News

Adiós Old East Dallas, May 2008: The Dallas Morning News

Losing Bohemian Old East Dallas, February 2008: The Dallas Morning News

Moda – Estilo Frida Kahlo, February 2008: Al Día, Dallas, TX

There goes the neighborhood, February 2008: The Dallas Morning News

Dallas’ gay Latinos have come a long way, January 2008: Dallas Voice

A place for us (Latino artists), December 2007: The Dallas Morning News

Mexico City’s pink side, October 2007:  Dallas Voice

Hot Times in Mexico City, August 2007: Chicago Free Press

500,000 Celebrate GLBT Pride in Mexico City, July 2007Chicago Free Press

The Pride of Mexico City, July 2007: Dallas Voice

Losing a Dallas Theatre landmark & Art Show, July 2006: The Dallas Morning News

Lakewood Library – 42nd annual art show, May 2006: The Dallas Morning News

M Streets/Lakewood Artists Studio Tour Opens Strong, May 2006: The Dallas Morning News

Art, Wine, Amigos – Artist host Provocative Evening, March 2006 – The Dallas Morning News

Affairs of the heart – El Corazon Exhibit, Bath House Culture Center, February 2006 – The Dallas Morning News

Gay-tino in the Mega March April 2006: Dallas Voice

Letter from Mexico City – 4,000 Celebrate growing visibility of Mexican Gays, July 1997: Dallas Voice

Commentary – Cinco de Mayo celebrates Latino culturem May 1996: Dallas Voice

Photograph & Column used, May 1993: Dallas Arts Revue

Jesús Chairez, as President of the ARTE [Artists Relating Together & Exhibiting] does interviews for ARTE’s television show, “Este es Arte,” Spring 1993: Entrevista a Mirta Toledo

Guest Editor, Latino Quincentenary, Fall 1992: DARE [Dallas Artists Research and Exhibition] Fall


Speaker [Jesús Chairez] to discuss GLBT Latino North Texas history in the 1980s-90s, June 2015: The Dallas Morning News

REFLECTIONS  — At your doorway: for my friend Jesús Chairez, February 25, 2014: Hoy Dallas

Feature: Jesus Chairez wasn’t an athletic kid, but look at him now, July 2013: The Dallas Morning News, Profile in Fitness.

College student, Mario Montalvo, makes short documentary on Jesus Chairez as part of his scholarship application, June 2013: Fighting for Change

Internet Radio: Oh Mary| Jesus| Big D Bucket List, July 2012: Richard D. Curtin Show – Just Keep Breathing

Internet Radio:  Mexico City Update| Bean Queens| Fabuloso Loco, June 2012: Richard Curtin Show – Just Keep Breathing

Mexico City: An Opinionated Guide; July 2011, photo use in:  Lucha Libre – Wrestling with what it means:

GLBT Latino History in America to be Documented – Dallas native [Jesús Chaírez] will contribute to nationwide project, June 2011: RUMBA MAGAZINE

GLBT Latino History to be published this Summer 2011, April 2011Dallas Voice

Texas says ‘adios’ to life in Mexico City, October 2010: La Time’s La Plaza

Dallas’ gay Latino godfather returns, September 2010: Dallas Voice

Opening our eyes to the real Mexico:  Column by Steve Blow, September 2010: The Dallas Morning News.

Pioneering Dallas activist Jesus Chairez to appear at gay LULAC meeting this week: Dallas Voice

Q & A: Jesús Chairez, March 2010: The Dallas Morning News

Gay’s right to marriage in Mexico City may be challenged, January 2010: KHOU-TV Houston, TX

Scholarship named for Chairez, June 2009: LULAC # 4871: Jesus Chairez Scholarship Fund

México City legalizes gay marriage: Dallas Voice

What a difference an ñ makes, January 2009:  Dallas Voice

Chairez makes Dallas Voice’s 25 Notables, May 2009Dallas Voice

Hiding homosexuality in the Catholic Church, January 2009: The News, Mexico City

Dallas artist Jesus Chairez moving to Mexico City, selling his stuff, April 2008Pegasus News

Chairez moves to México City, MEXICO, March 2008: Adios Santo Gay – Dallas Voice

Chairez featured, December 2007: New Developments Changing Face of Old East Dallas: CBS 11 / TXA 21 television

Featured in La Virgen de Guadalupe art Exhibit, Dallas, December 2005: Life + Style section – Dallas Voice

Chairez retires from the Sin Fronteras radio show after 12 years on the air he Signs Off, July 2005: Dallas Voice

Chairez meets with Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation [GLAAD] in Dallas, February 2005: Dallas Voice

“Man on a Mission,” profile, July 2004: Network of Hispanic Communicators.

Chairez featured as a ‘Anonymous Hero’ for his investigative work, December 2003: Al Dia

Chairez featured – CO Monitors raising awareness of silent killer, January 2001: HealthEtc of The Dallas Morning News.

Chairez’s Virgen de Guadalupe clothing design in the news December 2000: The Dallas Morning News – Fashion Buzz: Feast your eyes on this.

Chairez’s radio show ‘Sin Fronteras’ in the news – Keeping Voices on-air: Dallas Voice

Hispanic Dynamic – Internet usage growing at cyber-speed: Chairez on the front page of the Business section of The Dallas Morning News

Jesus Chairez art Gallery – “Hecho a Mano”: Art Hot Ticket – Weekend Guide – The Dallas Morning News

Sin Fronteras Spins after the Radio Show: The Guide –  The Dallas Morning News

Honorable Mention in Radio Report – the Sin Fronteras radio show: The Dallas Morning News

Jesus Chairez featured –  Promoting Hispanic Art in Dallas: La Fuente

Profile: Jesus Chairez C., Producer/DJ, Sin Fronteras on KNON 89.3 FM: Network of Hispanic Communicators’ Newsletter

Sin Fronteras’ Openly Gay Host Rocks into 5th Year On the Air: Dallas Voice

Coming Home to Old East Dallas: La Fuente

Home of the Brave – Fearless Decorating: House & Garden – The Dallas Morning News

Where to find Latino Art: La Fuente

Sin Fronteras – Radio Free America(s), Right Now a local radio show is the only voice for Rock en Español in Dallas: Dallas Observer

A Bold Cold Canvas – Refrigerator Decor: The Dallas Morning News

Sin Fronteras radio – Finding His Art Where There’s No Borders: La Estrella – Star Telegram

ARTE – Artists paint the town: La Fuente

Gay Latinos to observer la Fiesta de Guadalupe: Dallas Voice

Sin Fronteras – geared towards to gay and lesbian Latino losteners, but draws a big cross over audience: Dallas Voice

Art exhibit in the Jesús Chairez Gallery en Old East Dallas: Unsung Artists – The Arts – The Dallas Morning News

“Love Letter” art exhibition at the Jesús Chairez art space, Old East Dallas: El Sol de Texas

Chairez’s art space – Images of Mary exhibit features the patron saint of Latin America: The Guide – The Dallas Morning News

Chairez, artist, featured – Virgen de Guadalupe & Sin Fronteras radio: Bajito Onda

Sin Fronteras un programa Latino en KNON 9.3 FM: Visión Cultural – La Prensa

Nace nuevo programa de radio, Sin Fronteras, en KNON 89.3 FM: El Sol de Texas

KNON 89.3 FM inaugurates new program, Sin Fronteras, for gay and lesbian Hispanics: Dallas Voice

Rhythm Box – ARTE for Hispanic art’s sake: Art – The Dallas Morning News

Bring Your Heritage Home – Stylish ways to show off a family’s ethnic pride: Home & Garden – The Dallas Morning News

Jesús Chairez, artist, featured: XPOSE magazine

Virgen de Guadalupe art exhibit – The museum of the miracle: The Arts – The Dallas Morning News

AWAKENINGS – Hispanics savor rediscovery of Mexican Heritage: The Dallas Morning News

Arte de Esapaña – Bath House Culture Center: Arts Week – Dallas Observer

Mother figure – Hispanics’ devotion to Lady of Guadalupe spans religious, cultural & political lines: The Dallas Morning News

The Virgen of Guadalupe inspires exhibit of folk art: The Dallas Morning News      NOTE: This was Dallas’ first Virgen de Guadalupe art show; December 1988: Old East Dallas – Jesús Chairez was the curator.

The New Hispanics – Generation with a future preserves the past: The Dallas Times Herald