Assembling works from materials sourced in both Chicago and Michoacàn, his ancestral home in the West of Mexico, artist Abraham Cruzvillegas meditates on the nature of rootedness and drift in The Ballad of Etc. Fabricated on site, the constructions draw upon the traditional lacquer technique known as “maque” to produce new imagery that is juxtaposed […]
In the dark, warm evenings when I would visit Jamaica, I remember overhearing my father from the porch. Sitting with men laughing, reasoning, arguing with one another, challenging and sharing one another’s beliefs, politicking; loudly. Under green lights, bamboo leaves gently stirring, low visibility, high aural stimulation, I listened on. They were often the same […]
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