Born in San Antonio (United States), 1974Lives & works in (United States)
Jimmy Mendiola is a curator, critic, and filmmaker. He studied Photo-journalism at the University of Texas, Austin, between 1983-1986. He was the first Media Arts Curator at San Francisco's Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and worked as Director of the San Antonio CineFestival. He received an ITVS American Stories Production Fund award in 1999. His articles have been published in the San Francisco Bay Guardian, San Antonio Current, Politico, and Frontera Magazine.