Celebrating Contemporary Latinx ArtistsSeptember 19, 2022 - October 15, 2022
Opening: Monday, September 19, 2022, 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Artplex Gallery is proud to celebrate the creative works of contemporary Latinx artists represented by the gallery. Drawing upon varied influences and experiences of Latin American cultures and histories, these contemporary artists explore perpetually shifting cultural, political, societal, and artistic identities within their artworks.
Graffiti Cubist artist Nico Amortegui paints with unapologetic color and boldness. He states, “My art is rooted in the experience of becoming an immigrant – something I didn’t want to imagine at age 17 when Bogotá was all I knew. Being forever between two cultures has shaped my views and molded the themes of my pieces.” Amortegui…Read more