Visiting Artists-in-Residence Eduardo Abaroa and Sofia Táboas
Thursday, November 15 at 7 p.m.
Eduardo Abaroa is a contemporary Mexican artist and writer working in the fields of sculpture, installation, and live action. A prominent figure in the Mexican art scene since the 1990s, Abaroa founded and worked in the artist-run space Temistocles 44, and has exhibited in solo and group shows in prestigious museums in Mexico, Los Angeles, New York, Argentina, and Germany. Sofia Táboas is a respected artist whose evocative, ambiguous works have been shown all over Mexico. Join them as they discuss their artwork and provide a context for today’s contemporary Mexican art.
In partnership with the Mexican Cultural Institute, the Corcoran College of Art + Design brings Mexican artists, scholars, and critics to the Corcoran to participate in studio visits, seminars, and critiques with students and public audiences through its Artist in Residence program.
Online registration for this program is now closed. Tickets will be available at the New York Avenue entrance at 6:30 p.m., half an hour before the program begins.