November 23, 2021
Discover Yoshua Okón’s work 𝘊𝘢𝘯𝘯𝘦𝘥 𝘓𝘢𝘶𝘨𝘩𝘵𝘦𝘳 as part of AMEXICA exhibition at the Servais Family Collection.
The piece was created as part of an invitation to Ciudad Juárez in which artists were asked to create works based on their experience in the city during a period of extreme violence. The piece focuses on Ciudad Juárez as a maquiladora site and on its role within the context of global capitalism.
AMEXICA, curated by Marisol Rodríguez, is an exhibition intends to provoke questions about current notions of territoriality. It proposes a different approach to the art of a region wounded by violence that resists victimization through a constant reinvention.
The exhibition is on view until April 2022. Do not miss it!