The New York Times 2019


Visualizing Latino Populations Through Art
Tuesday: An exhibition at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes explores questions of identity
The New York Times
By Jill Cowan
New York, NY
November 26, 2019

 


 

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“In an exhibition that’s open there now, the artist Linda Vallejo aims to counter the fact that the perspectives of Latinos are still too often overlooked — even if she knows she doesn’t have all the answers to complex questions about identity and what it means to be a person of color in the United States.

‘How I think about myself as a brown person, how I feel about myself and how the world sees me,’ Ms. Vallejo told me recently. ‘I think we need a safe space to be able to speak about these things.'”

 


 

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