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Three Familiar Views from the U.S.-Mexican border

October 7 @ 6:00 pm

The artist ERRE, who lives and works between Tijuana and San Diego, explores the U.S.-Mexican border in his work, Us and them / Ellos y nosotros, at Mass MoCA.
Photo by Kate Abbott

Marcos Ramírez, the artist ERRE exhibiting his solo Them and Us / Ellos Y Nosotros at Mass MoCA, will hold a conversation with his two brothers — poet and visual artist Omar Pimienta and Professor Juan Carlos Ramírez-Pimienta, an expert on border culture, as well as the narcocorrido, a genre of ballad inspired by the drug trade — giving Three Familiar Views from / at the U.S.-Mexican border.

Together they share their intimate knowledge of transnationality and the rich culture of the border region, bringing us a fuller picture of the USA-Mexico border and its development since the 1980s through family stories from the Colonia Libertad neighborhood of Tijuana and their varied artistic and academic studies.
Mass MoCA will stream this talk live through their YouTube channel.

Marcos Ramírez ERRE’s exhibition Them and Us / Ellos Y Nosotros is on view now through October 24, 2021. Explore in person or virtually through a 3D gallery tour. You don’t need to RSVP to watch, but the museum asks people to let us them you’ll be tuning in.

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October 7
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6:00 pm
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Mass MoCA
1040 Mass MoCA Way
North Adams, MA
413.662.2111

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