CLOSING “Nubes por Encima de mi Tierra: Delilah Montoya” at MECA East End (TBH)

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CLOSING “Nubes por Encima de mi Tierra: Delilah Montoya” at MECA East End (TBH)

July 10 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

EXHIBIT ON VIEW JUNE 22 – JULY 10, 2024: “Nubes por Encima de mi Tierra: Delilah Montoya” at MECA East End features photographs of cloud formations by the artist taken in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Delilah Montoya is a self-identified Chicana artist who works and lives in New Mexico. As an activist artist, she poses herself questions about identity, power, land, borders, gender, community, family. She is an investigator of histories and lives. Her primary subject is the human condition through time and territory as expressed through the lens of being a mestiza, a Chicana, someone who claims a hybrid identity. Montoya’s work is in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in Los Angeles, CA; Houston Museum of Fine Art in Houston, TX; National Museum of Mexican Art in Chicago, IL; The Bronx Museum of the Arts in Bronx, NY; Albuquerque Museum in New Mexico; and the Smithsonian Institute; Washington DC. Her awards include the USLAF Latinx Fellowship, Artadia Award and the Richard T. Castro Distinguished Professorship. She is a professor emerita from the University of Houston, College of the Arts.

IMAGE CREDIT: “Nubes por Encima de mi Tierra” by Delilah Montoya, 2015

Organizer

Lizbeth Ortiz
Phone
(832) 298-0964
Email
azulfrida@gmail.com
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Venue

MECA @ TBH / MECA at East End
333 S. Jensen Dr.
Houston, TX 77020 United States
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Phone
(713) 222-1213
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