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 Project Space
Thursday, August 25 - Friday, September 23, 2022

 

GALLERY TALK
With Edgar Picazo and Kerry Doyle
Rubin Center Auditorium and Project Space6pm | Free
 


In Pasaportes Perdidos, border artist and activist Edgar Picazo Merino explores what it means to be fronterize negotiating a bilingual, bicultural, binational identity at the US-Mexico border. Through a series of multimedia works Picazo documents some of the daily negotiations that are part of border life. Picazo is the founding director of Azul Arena Magazine. He has worked as a freelance photographer and designer in project management, arts administration, and more always with a focus on the lived experience of the border. He has collaborated on dozens of projects with a wide range of artists from both El Paso and Juarez putting him at the forefront of cultural production in the region. Pasaportes Perdidos is part of the Artist Incubator Grant Program of the City of El Paso Museums and Cultural Affairs Department.