Líneas Borrosas: Selected Works by Gabriel Villa

A one-person exhibition of artist & muralist Gabriel Villa (b.1965) will be on display in the, KRAFT Gallery. Born in El Paso, Texas and raised along the Ciudad Juárez borderland; Villa now lives and works in Chicago. Many of his images and icons reference his memories of life along the border, and/or of newfound issues in the Midwest, such as ever-present poverty, or the politics of empowerment.

Curated by Ricardo X. Serment

Image: Gabriel Villa, MOM, 2013, acrylic on paper - triptych, 42"X70", Courtesy of the artist

Funded by: Chicago Park District, Illinois Arts Council, a state agency and City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 to Sunday, January 18, 2015