Laura Mijangos was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas.

She studied stone sculpture at Trinity University under Philip Evett and graduated in 1979. She also studied painting under her father, Alberto Mijangos.

Book illustrations

This lovely book holds a message for all ages! Looking for the Cherries asks, "What do you love?" Bobbis, Frankie's grandfather, shows her the answer with the story of his life. This sweet and luminous story is based on the amazing life of the renowned Latino artist Alberto Mijangos. The message is one of hope and the power of gratitude.


BA in Art – Trinity University 1979


Common Currents at Artpace tackles S.A.’s first 50 years
Common Currents at Artpace tackles S.A.’s first 50 years – Feb 2, 2018

Laura Mijangos "San Antonio artist fulfills dream of collaborating with her father"
San Antonio Express News – May 12, 2017

Artist Statment: In each piece, my subliminal goal is to express something that cannot be expressed in words. “It is the third language”, as my father used to...
Laura Mijangos "Awake My Soul"
San Antonio Current – August 8 2012

"Artist of the Month"
Scene in SA Magazine – March 2009


AnArte Gallery
Parts of the Whole
November 9, 2023
Arts and Culture, City of San Antonio
Status of Women in San Antonio
March 22, 2022
AnArte Gallery
Small Things
January 13, 2022
Studio Comfort Texas
Debut Exhibition
March 16, 2019
Common Currents
300 Years 300 Artists
Artpace January 18, 2018
AnArte Gallery
The Inspiration of Alberto Mijangos
October 10, 2018
Carver Cultural Center
The Exchange
August 10, 2018
AnArte Gallery
Echoes – 2 Woman Show with Patricia Ortiz
May 2017
Intermezzo Gallery
Heart and Soul
February 25, 2017
Carver Cultural Center
La Entrada del Espejo
December 15, 2016
St. Mary's University
Let There Be Light
November 11, 2016
Dock Space Gallery
Of Lace and Steel - 2 Woman Show with Naomi Wanjiku
October 8, 2016
Mercury Project Gallery
Small Medium Large
December 11, 2015
French & Michigan Gallery
December 5, 2015
Southwest School of Art
Golden Gala
October 8, 2015
Anarte Gallery
Soul Whispers – Solo Show
October 7, 2015
St. Mary's University
Let There Be Light
October 2, 2015
Steel House Lofts
Art Meets Architecture
September 16, 2015
McNay Museum
Art to the Power of Ten
September 11, 2015
Anarte Gallery
Homage to Pollock
February 2015
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Educational & Cultural Arts Center
Contemporary Latino Art
101 Santa Rosa Ave
San Antonio, Texas
May 2014
AnArte Gallery
Awake My Soul – Solo Show
August 2013
AnArte Gallery
Ruminations – Solo Show
7959 Broadway, Suite 404
San Antonio, Texas
February 2012
Blue Star Comtemporary Art Center
Arts and Eats Event
116 Blue Star
San Antonio, Texas
November 2011
Southwest School of Art Gala
300 Augusta
San Antonio, Texas
October 2011
Inspire Art Exhbition
Witte Museum
3801 Broadway
September 2011
Blue Star Comtemporary Art Center
Blue Star Red Dot
116 Blue Star
San Antonio, Texas
May 2011
Jump Start
Still Waters – Solo Show
108 Blue Star
San Antonio, Texas 78204
June 30, 2011
1906 S. Flores
San Antonio, Texas
December 2010
Galleria Ortiz
Life Moments of a Woman – Solo Show
San Antonio, Texas 78212
October 29, 2010
High Wire
San Antonio, Texas
March 17, 2010
Blue Star Contemporary Art Center
Blue Star Red Dot
116 Blue Star
San Antonio, Texas
May 2009
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, Texas
June – December 2009
Bright Shawl Gallery
Three – Solo Show
San Antonio, Texas
February 13-March 21 2009
“Alpine Gallery Night”
Alpine, Texas
November 18, 2000
Art Center Gallery
Three Mijangos
San Antonio, Texas
October 2-31 1988
San Antonio Art League
53rd Annual Artists Exhibit
Koehler House
April 3-23, 1983