Entre Orillas Exhibit by Arlene Mejorado + Adriana Monsalve
Photographers Arlene Mejorado and Adriana Monsalve present Entre Orillas, a photography exhibition at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center Gallery - 723 S. Brazos St. San Antonio, Texas 78207 - December 8, 2017 through January 19, 2018. Opening reception on Friday December 8, 2017 6pm-9pm will also debut the release of “Femme Frontera”, a book version of the exhibit published by Homie House Press. Opening will also have sounds by Chulita Vinyl Club and light refreshments. A special artist talk will take place Sunday December 10, 2017 with moderators Dr. Mendez-Negrete and Kristel A Orta-Puente.
Entre Orillas is a photography exhibit with parallel works by Arlene Mejorado and Adriana Monsalve. Monsalve’s visual stories are focused on Laredo, Texas and Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas while Mejorado’s stories delve into the lives in Tijuana and Southern California. The exhibition aims to create a space for conversations around the borderlands, existing binaries, femme, queerness and women themes. The exhibition is an act of cohesive and parallel storytelling that broadens the narrative on themes too often shown in one dimension.
The book “Femme Frontera” by Arlene Mejorado and Adriana Monsalve will also be available online after December 8, 2017.
Entre Orillas was made possible by The National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures.
Any question or media request may be forwarded to Arlene Mejorado at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For More Information Please visit the following sites:
Homie House Press Online Store: adrianastories.com/homiehousepress
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center: guadalupeculturalarts.org/visual-arts
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