LASER in Albuquerque March 8th
Artists of Milenio: Chicanismos Del Futuro
A live Q and A sharing visions of ten artists from the exhibition Milenio that define chicano futurism in contemporary art.
Wed, March 8, 2023
1:00 PM – 3:30 PM MST
ARTSLab (131 Pine Street NE)
While fighting discrimination for decades, Chicano (Mexican-American) culture has brought greater awareness to social issues through art, science, and technology. Comparatively, indigenous and Afro-futurism have created a historical foundation, this exhibition Milenio: Chicanismos Del Futuro, presents the visions of ten artists from across the country to help define Chicano futurism in contemporary art. Each artist uses a variety of mediums, futuristic imagery, and historical references to convey what Chicano futurism means to them, displayed in sculpture, AI digital art, and installations.
Featured Artists: Established and emerging Chicano artists from across the country using a variety of traditional and experimental media also featured are: Angel Cabrales, Luis Valderas, Sara Cardona, Celeste De Luna, Mauro Carrera, Jaime Chavez, Tlisza Jaurique, Quintin Gonzales, Ivan Sparz, Laura Alvarez, Sarah Mills, and Cayetano Valenzuela.
The panel discussion with the artists is FREE to everyone!
Please RSVP via Eventbrite, link in bio