Chuck Ramirez: Minimally Baroque

September 1 - November 6, 2011

Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum

116 Blue Star, San Antonio, TX 78204 Get directions

(210) 227-6960

A retrospective of photograpic works by San Antonio artist Chuck Ramirez, who had a knack for giving us a second look at the cultural, economic and existential implications in the most commonplace of objects. His 1997 Coconut series slyly subverted stereotypes of those who cross cultural boundaries; before his untimely death in a 2010  bicycle accident, he photographed filled garbage bags, dying flowers, and battered, piñatas to reflect on the fleeting nature of human existence.

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