Memories Blurred With Fiction

Memories Blurred With Fiction

Memories Blurred With Fiction by Alexandria Canchola “Memories Blurred with Fiction” delves into the female perspective of a Cuban immigrant, with my grandmother as the central character. This narrative aims to illuminate her life, thoughts, and challenges as a woman who left everything behind in pursuit of the American dream. Abuela embodies an era when…

Detached Connection

Detached Connection

Intent in Deconstruction At the heart of my artistic journey lies a profound exploration of intent. The creative process unfolds across multiple dimensions: creation, reflection, and activism. I deconstruct meaning through the repurposing of textile waste. The process and materials employed often become the guiding force behind the creations. Minimalist Aesthetic and the Confluence of…

Zapotec Legacy

Zapotec Legacy

“Zapotec Legacy” Exploring the Visionary World of Efrain Fuentes and Silvia Gomez Opening Reception: Thursday, November 2, 2023 Exhibition Dates: November 2, 2023 to January 12, 2024 In the heart of San Martin Tilcajete, a quiet and vibrant village nestled in the Oaxacan valleys of Mexico, a remarkable artistic legacy thrives. “Zapotec Legacy: Three Generations…

Those At The Beginning – Founders of the Brownsville Art League

Those At The Beginning – Founders of the Brownsville Art League

“Those at the Beginning: Founders of the Brownsville Art League” Opening reception: September 22, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. (Free entrance and open to the public for the opening reception) Exhibition dates: Sep 22 – Nov 10, 2023 Before the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, there was the Brownsville Art League. What began as a small…

48th International Art Show

48th International Art Show

“48th International Art Show “ Opening reception and award ceremony: September 22, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.  (Free entrance and open to the public for the opening reception) Exhibition dates: Sep 22 – Nov 10, 2023 We are pleased to present the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art’s 48th International Art Show. The first International was organized in…

Campos de Esperanza

Campos de Esperanza

“Campos de Esperanza” Opening reception: August 12 Exhibit Dates: August 12 – September 9, 2023 BMFA opens Monday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm Wednesdays open until 8:00 p.m. General entrance $5 per adult, $2.50 per child 12 and under. “My work gives lost voices an identity. By embellishing these missing people’s clothes,…

The Meditative Activist

The Meditative Activist

“The Meditative Activist” Opening reception: August 12 Exhibit Dates: August 12 – September 9, 2023 BMFA opens Monday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm Wednesdays open until 8:00 p.m. General entrance $5 per adult, $2.50 per child 12 and under. “One aspect of the work that is important to me is its connection…

Persistence of Being

Persistence of Being

“Persistence of Being” Opening reception: August 12 Exhibit Dates: August 12 – September 9, 2023 BMFA opens Monday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm Wednesdays open until 8:00 p.m. General entrance $5 per adult, $2.50 per child 12 and under. “For me the way in which humans perceive one another has always been…

Expo Museo Lucha Libre – Coleccion de Christian Cymet

Expo Museo Lucha Libre – Coleccion de Christian Cymet

The Brownsville Museum of Fine Art is presenting the exhibition “Mexican Wrestling, 90 years of history,” which includes abundant iconographic material and objects that will allow visitors to reflect on this sport as a spectacle, and above all, its role as part of Mexican identity and history. This exhibition refers to a history of wrestling…