Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Mexican Art in Vancouver - Portraits of Mexico

"María of the Sea" (detail)  Alex González  - Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver
"Yo Soy #132" (detail) Carolina de la Cajiga -  Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver 

"Portraits of Mexico" a very interesting art exhibition at the Museum of the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver. It features works of eight Mexican and Canadian artists.

Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit
555 Columbia St Vancouver, B.C.
September 1st - 16th
10:00 am - 5:30 pm Tuesday - Friday
Donations are welcome

"May" (detail) Carmen Keitsch -  Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver 
"El Mercado" (detail) Richard McDiarmid -  Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver 
"Weary trek home" (detail) Allan Willie -  Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver 
"Guanajuato" (detail) Alfonso L. Tejada  - Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver
Miriam Aroeste (detail)- Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver
"Half Moon of Spring" (detail) Richard Kent - Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver
EntreArts Wind Quintet performing at opening night reception of Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver
Entre Arts - Aires Latinos Wind Quintet - Latin American Music for the Winds: members Samantha Fu's, Iraj Tamadon-Nejad, Geronimo Mendoza, Sydney Chang and Nick Anderson.

Artist Alfonso L. Tejada - opening night reception of Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver
Artist Modesto Rivera Lemus - opening night reception of Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver 
Mexican artist Modesto Rivera Lemus, some of his works are being shown at the Huichol Art Exhibitions at Chinese Cultural Centre and UBC Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.

Carmen Keitsch  - opening night reception of Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver  
"Rielera, Trotsky and Friends" (Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Rielera, Andre Breton, Trotsky, n,n) Carolina de la Cajiga -  Portraits of Mexico Art Exhibit - Chinese Cultural Centre Vancouver