In partnership with Latin American Art Pavilion
September 21 – October 31, 2017
With the Latin American Art Pavilion (LAAP), the exhibit will engage some of Latin America’s hottest contemporary emerging artists in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
Mestizaje was a biological and cultural process that occurred in America as a result of the interaction between European, indigenous and African.
The exhibition Mestizo, speaks about this new ethnicity that originates in America, which is expressed through an emerging culture of both worlds (European- indigenous, European-African), which begins to awaken in the born in these lands a feeling of its own identity, giving origin to the Criollo or Creole.
The Mestizo exhibition aims to expose this socio-cultural phenomenon through the visual arts, understood as an event that goes beyond the mestization itself to create a new notion of thought and singularity, dynamism and ways of doing, more than an encounter between two worlds, engendered the birth of another world: a new America