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Chicano Art Guide: Performance and Queer elements

An art historical guide about the artwork and movement that stemmed from the Chicano Movement in the United States.

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Performance Videos

Rafa Esparza is a contemporary Chicano artist who was featured in the 2017 Whitney Biennial. You can read about his work and the other Latino artists in the 2017 Biennial here:

Nao Bustamante is a performance artist from California who has been making work since the 1990s.

This was a staged performance called 'The Couple in a Cage' by Guillermo Gómez-Peña and Coco Fusco where they presented themselves as Amerindians from a lost tribe. 

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