This second exhibition delves into the artist’s notion of being an “immigrant,” how he or she responds to the present immigration debate as it is carried out in personal, public, and political spaces, and what approaches the artist takes, from the subtle and conceptual, to the blatantly political.
Artists: Grace Aneiza Ali, Andrea Arroyo, Javier Ávila, Yael Ben-Zion, Pablo Caviedes, Leandro Cruz, Francisco Donoso, Alexis Duque, Felipe Galindo, Peter J. Hoffmeister, Rafaela Luna, Javier Maria, Michelle Melo, Joiri Minaya, Rosa Naparstek, Lina Puerta, Renata Stein, Hidemi Takagi
Dates: 10 October – 21 November 2013
Gallery Hours: Mon–Fri, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., or by appointment (call +1 212 568-4396)
Opening Reception: 10 October 2013, 6:30 p.m.
Artist Talk: 29 October 2013, 6:30 p.m., with:
- Exhibit curator Gabriel de Guzman, curator of visual arts at Wave Hill;
- Angela Fernandez, executive director of the Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights; and
- artists represented in the exhibition.