Vaquera Serenade: La Cueruda Negra

Vaquera Serenade: La Cueruda Negra

2007

Featured performance-installation for Girl on Guy: The Object of My Desire curated by Marci McDade

A+D Gallery, Chicago, IL

Portrait references the pose and style of Portrait of a Female Soldier from Michoacan / Retrato de una soldadera de Michoacan* featured in The African Presence in Mexico: From Yanga to the Present 2006 exhibition at National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago.

*Agustin V. Casasola (1874-1938), Portrait of a Female Soldier from Michoacan / Retrato de una soldadera de Michoacan, 1910, sepia-toned enlarged print from original photo negative, 48 15/16" x 35 11/16", Mexican Fine Arts Center Permanent Collection, 1991.148, Gift of Pilsen Neighbors