An Invitation to an Amazing Oaxacan Adventure

Monday, March 30, 2015

It's a Big Art World Out There

I have been spending some time pondering the different roles and different status the artist occupies in the States and in Oaxaca.  And frankly, I think the Mexican artist is more revered. And  S/he has a stronger sense of identity and purpose. Plus they tend to be more articulate and prolific. It's fascinating.  And should you like to delve further and get a little wonky here's an interesting article about contemporary Latin American Art.

The photo is picture of a painting in the backroom of Santa Ana Zegache awaiting restoration

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