Guy Tillim: Avenue Patrice Lumumba
January 24 through March 15, 2013
500 West University Ave., El Paso, TX 79968
An exploration of broken promises of modernity and progress seen through the lens and metaphor of contemporary civic architecture. Patrice Lumumba (1925-1961) was a Congolese independence leader and the first legally elected Prime Minister of the Republic of Congo. Curated by Karen Irvine of the Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College in Chicago, IL.