Crónicas: Seven Contemporary Mexican Artists Confront The Drug War
February 1 - March 9, 2013
Silver Street Studios, 2000 Edwards Street, Houston, TX 77007
Photography and video by young Mexican artists from Ciudad Juárez, Monterrey, and the states of Sinaloa and Oaxaca who came of age during the rise of widespread violence, as drug cartels battled each other, the Mexican Federal Police and the military. Curated by Jennifer Ward, the show presents provocative interpretations of the complex, multi-party conflict and the media’s response.