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“El Migrante de sueños: Ni el Primero Ni el Último” PART 2

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Painting titled “River of dreams”, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 100x100cm by MEVM. “Ya no llore; amá, vamos a estar bien ya verá, además no soy ni el primero ni el último que lo intenta”.

 

This is the gallery for the exhibition titled “El migrante de sueños: Ni el primero ni el último” (in English “The Migrant of Dreams: Neither the first nor the last one”) where you’ll se my job in detail as well as the work of the invited artists: Conny and Ricardo Hiller, Simone Di Santo, Catarino Iglesias, Elisa García, Jorge Zamorano, Elda Nallely Flores, Abraham González Roque and Sandra Morales Martell.

At the end of the posting I also present the talented poet José Ernesto Sotuyo and the writer Yoana Vargas Magaña who joined me in this journey. Thank you, thank you and thank you!!!

And if you’d like to read their stories, please send me an e-mail and I will send them to you…

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Painting titled “The sky is the limit”, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 100x100cm by MEVM. “El viaje más largo que un hombre puede hacer en la vida es hacia su infancia. Sin escalas, derechito a la inocencia. Desde aquí les escribo.”

 

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Painting titled “Does the stockholm syndrome exist?”, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 100x100cm by MEVM. “Tomó un pequeño clasto de su atesorado carbón, lo había encontrado el día en el que esos dos hombres la encerraron ahí”.

 

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Painting titled “Every dollar counts”, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 100x100cm by MEVM. “La brújula del corazón apuntando al norte. Siempre al norte; domicilio de anhelos.”

 

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Installation titled “Welcome to the land of opportunities, the only thing you need to do is to cross the border” by MEVM.

 

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Photographs of Erick Giovanni, José Leonel, Oscar Daniel and Christian, migrants from Honduras who traveled to the USA seeking a better life. If you’d like to see the photos in detail, please click the following link.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/125839286@N05/

 

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Painting titled “Patrona de los migrantes”, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 100x100cm by MEVM. “Un hombre apresurado por el amanecer va corriendo por un cerro cuando una mujer de inmaculada belleza hace su aparición deteniendo en seco la carrera; el movimiento es fe.”

 

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Painting titled “Human ashes”, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 100x100cm by MEVM. “…entonces me despido de mis hijos colmándolos de azufrados besos de nostalgia”.

 

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Painting titled “Self-portrait with my friends”, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 100x100cm by MEVM. “I would like that stories that Yoana Vargas Magaña and José Ernesto Sotuyo tell us, be only that, stories and not reality.” 

 

The Invited Artists

Here is the gallery of the talented invited artists…

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This was the space for the talented invited artists.

 

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Spectacular photo of Mount Mallela in Abbruzzo, Italy. Title: “Reflexions”, 2010, 60x91cm by Simone Di Santo.

 

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Left: Photograph titled “Salad Desert”, 2007, 46x60cm by Elisa García “Las Salinas Grandes, ubicadas entre las provincias de Jujuy y Salta en el Noroeste de Argentina, presenta una gran extensión de un paisaje inhóspito y desolado, que también es fuente de trabajo para los pobladores de los pueblos vecinos debido a la producción de sal.” Right: Photograph titled “Playing between heaven and earth”, 2015, 40x60cm by Catarino Iglesias “Para saber si estas en el cielo no necesitas tocarlo, solo necesitas sentirte parte de él.”

 

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Photograph “Al sonoro rugir del cañon”, 2015, 40x60cm by Elda Nallely Flores Coronado. I won’t translate the photograph’s title, I don’t know how to do it hehehe, only mexicans understand this title because it’s a phrase from our national anthem. 

 

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Left: Drawing “The shadow of greed”, 2015, 21x27cm by Abraham González Roque. Right: Painting “Reds”, 2014, oil on canvas, 50x60cm by Sandra Morales Martell

 

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Graphic titled “Las entrañas de la patria”, 2013, 50x70cm by Jorge Zamorano “El deseo de conocer el interior de los símbolos que nos dan identidad.”

 

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Sculpture titled “The frog king”, 2013, by artist Ricardo Hiller

 

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Watercolor titled “Hahn-Münden”, 2013, 15x20cm by artist Conny Hiller. This design was one of the winners at the festival “Denkmal Kunst, Kunst Denkmal” (Monumento Arte, Arte Monumento) held in the city of Hahn-Münden, Germany.

 

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The talented poet José Ernesto Sotuyo.

 

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The talented writer Yoana Vargas Magaña.

 

Thank you again for reading this blog…

And remember that you´re invited to this week art exhibition

“Look, this is not a selfie!”

 

Elena

 

This post was edited by: Yoana Vargas Magaña

Web page created by: Jonathan Nuño

Photographs by: María Elena Vargas Magaña