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Opening Reception for Maquila Blues, Oscar Moya

August 12, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join the National Museum of Mexican Art and for the opening reception of the new exhibition, Maquila Blues, Oscar Moya.

This public reception will take place on Friday, August 12th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and is free of charge.

By means of painting, drawing, graphic art and photography, Oscar Moya (b. Mexico City, 1956) examines the meaning of identity, social justice, labor in the maquiladoras (foreign owned factories) and the U.S.-Mexico border. By revealing his personal environment through these works, the artist provides viewers a compelling and intimate connection with the subject matter.

Curated by Dolores Mercado

Exhibition funded by:
Chicago Park District. Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.
City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.
Travel provided by Southwest Airlines

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August 12, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


National Museum of Mexican Art


National Museum of Mexican Art
1852 W 19th St
Chicago, IL 60608 United States

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