Saturday, July 27, 2013

Outside In @ the National Museum of Mexican Art

Outside In
The Mexican-American Street Art Movement in Chicago

Opening Friday, August 9 from 6-8PM

Exhibition continues through December 22, 2013
Rubin & Paula Torres Gallery

Ruben ‘Like’ Aguirre
John ‘Jonski’ Ayala
Miguel A. Del Real
Mario ‘Zore’ Gonzalez
Ricardo ‘Naco’ Gonzalez
Rafael ‘Rafa’ Almaguer
Vicente Jasso
Victoria Martinez
Rodrigo ‘Solo’ Mireles
KC Ortiz
Jesus ‘Chucho’ Rodriguez
Nino ‘Tsel’ Rodriguez
Angel Silva

Curator & artist gallery talk on Saturday October 19 @ 11am
Curated by Miguel ‘Kane One’ Aguilar

This exhibition surveys the aesthetics created (from the 1980s to the present) in Chicago’s public space through a contemporary Mexican-American experience. It investigates graffiti and street art as a social practice, focusing on agency, mobilization and identity formation.
1852 W 19th St  Chicago, IL 60608