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September 1, 2015 – “Regina Vasquez, 36, of San Marcos, holds up her military fatigues that is part of her project, “Fatigue Clothesline,” Monday, August 24, 2015. The U.S. Marine served from 1998 to 2002 and was sexually assaulted while she served in the military. Her project consist military fatigues from victims of military sexual trauma. The artwork is part of “The Uncertainty of a Life in Security,” an exhibit at the University of Texas at San Antonio Main Campus art gallery that will open on September 2.”  Veterans share their experiences through art

Regina was one of 12 recipiants who won an award at the 2014 Fun Fearless Latina Award for the Cosmopolitan for Latinas 2014 Cosmopolitan for Latinas Fun Fearless Award

The founder of Fatigues Clothesline, Regina Vasquez attended the National Press.  Afterward the advocates worked together to write HR3435 “The Stop Act”

Founder of Fatigues Clothesline, Regina Vasquez participated in the well known documentary “Invisible War” by telling her traumatic experience while serving.   http://www.newvideo.com/docurama/invisible-war/


Fatigues Clothesline was displayed twice at the National Veteran’s Art Museum art shows in Chicago for

“Radical Vulnerability” November 11, 2011 and  “Overlooked/Looked Over” March 10, 2012

http://www.nvam.org/

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Overlooked/Looked Over: Opening Reception – Artist Talks

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Links:

Central Texan Shares Personal Story Of Sexual Abuse In Military
http://www.keyetv.com/template/cgi-bin/archived.pl?type=basic&file=/news/features/top-stories/stories/archive/2013/05/Mu9yLAzv.xml#.U07u1iqF95M

MSNBC
“Every time I tried to tell the trugh… I was shut down”
http://www.msnbc.com/msnbc/military-sexual-assault-survivors-step-out-shadows

Central Texas Live Theatre
Telling: Austin, TX
http://www.austinlivetheatre.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4748:telling-austin-tx-austin-community-college-at-the-mexican-american-cultural-center-april-25-may-4-2013&catid=903:opening-this-week&Itemid=157

Rolling Stone Culture
The Rape of Petty Officer Blumer
http://www.rollingstoneme.com/culture/the-rape-of-petty-officer-blumer

The Lizard Chronicles
http://lizardesque.wordpress.com/tag/regina-vasquez/

The war woman bring home
http://socialistworker.org/print/2012/04/12/the-war-women-bring-home

The minefields of war and the military – Chicago Tribune
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2012-03-12/news/ct-met-trice-veterans-0312-20120312_1_civilian-society-sexuality-service-members

Sustainable Options for Youth: Under The Hood fundraiser
http://peaceoptions.blogspot.com/2013/05/under-hood-fundraiser-raises-awareness.html

Radical Vulnerability Workshop Recap
http://www.jot.org/blog/2012/01/23/radical-vulnerability-workshop-recap/

Women Veterans MST Survivors Group (Austin)
http://www.texvet.com/postings/women-veterans-mst-survivors-group-austin

The Telling Project Comes to Austin. Time to Listen
http://www.veteranschildren.com/wordpress/the-telling-project-comes-to-austin-time-to-listen/

Expressive Arts and Humor with Jen
http://jenmcclendonart.blogspot.com/2013/10/profile-on-another-artist.html

NVAM on CAN TV – 5/2/2013
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=meaUNAOzzZM

The Chicago Museum Blog
National Vietnam or Veterans Art Museum or Both
http://chicagomuseumblog.com/2011/10/29/national-vietnam-or-veterans-art-museum-or-both/

Chicago Journal
War, with a woman’s touch
http://www.chicagojournal.com/News/In-The-Paper/04-11-2012/War,_with_a_woman’s_touch

Facing the Elephantine Gas Mask
http://reactivatingobjects.wordpress.com/abstracts/abstracts-2/session3/

San Marcos woman speaks about rape in the military
http://www.kvue.com/news/San-Marcos-woman-speaks-about-rape-in-the-military-182889101.html

Veterans Day at Nat’l Veteran’s Art Museum
http://blog.conciergepreferred.com/chicago/veterans-day-at-natl-veterans-art-museum/

The Fatigues Clothesline Project: One Former Marine Making a Difference on Military Sexual Trauma
http://www.healingcombattrauma.com/2010/07/the-fatigues-clothesline-project-one-former-marine-making-a-difference-on-military-sexual-trauma.html

Huff Post Impact
Time to Listen to Veterans Tell Their Truths
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/leila-levinson/time-to-listen-to-veteran_b_3094029.html

Daily Herald
Exhibits pay tribute to America’s veterans
https://www.dailyherald.com/article/20111110/entlife/799996626/

Streetwise Empowering People to Work
Woman veterans find healing though art
http://streetwise.org/2012/05/women-veterans-find-healing-through-art/

The Chicago Women’s Caucus For Art Blogs
http://cwcamemberblog.blogspot.com/2012/03/national-veterans-art-museum-celebrates.html

The Telling Project
http://thetellingprojectaustin.wordpress.com/

The Warrior Art Movement
http://warriorartmovement.blogspot.com/2012/02/transformations.html

Jeanine Hill-Soldner Fine Art
http://soldnerfineart.blogspot.com/2012_03_01_archive.html

Open Canopy Mar 7&8
http://feest.us/OPEN-CANOPY-MAR-7-8-Austin-03-07

Gabriele Galimberti, G.I. Jane’s other war
http://www.gabrielegalimberti.com/projects/201-2/

The Austin Chronicle
‘Telling’ the truth
http://www.austinchronicle.com/arts/2013-04-26/telling-the-truth/

 

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