Looking for a Hero

Presented by The Transart Foundation for Art and Anthropology at The Transart Foundation for Art and Anthropology, Houston TX

Mar 29
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Jun 01
Looking for a Hero

Gerardo Rosales confronts society by exposing issues of social inequalities. His body of work infiltrates issues of class, race and gender by appropriating ornamental aspects associated with folk art and geometric abstraction styles.

Gerardo Rosales’s art deals with issues of domestic labor, gender violence and class discrimination experienced by immigrants from Latin America like himself. In Rosales’s body of work, his native Venezuelan “naïve” folk and “neutral” expressions of abstract art, are purposely appropriated and paradoxically transformed into powerful vehicles to denounce poignant social problems.

Living in Houston for the last 19 years, Rosales’s new work “Looking for a Hero” addresses local and immigrant communities at large. His exhibit is part of Latin Art Now in April 2019 and will be

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ADMISSION INFO

This event is free and open to the public by appointment with The Transart Foundation for Art and Anthropology

Contact: 832-397-9252

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Apr 26, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 3, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 10, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 17, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 24, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 31, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Fri)

Additional time info:

This event will involve a number of special event days to be announced.  Other days and times to view the show can be arranged by appointment.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

The Transart Foundation for Art and Anthropology

1412 West Alabama Street, Houston, TX 77006

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ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access
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