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Carlos Almaraz | Elsa Flores : Carlos and Elsa
Oct 26 - Dec 16 2023 - 6 days left
Carlos Almaraz developed a Neo-Expressionistic mode of image making that integrated symbols from everyday life into a visual language inspired by the streets, his Mexican and Catholic heritage, and modern art movements. Elsa Flores experimented with thick daubs of paint to create a three dimensionality to her images, eventually finding success with a mixture of oil paint, wax, and, at times, sand. Her early works were filled with iconography depicted in somber palettes, inflected by an overall sense of angst and anxiety