Juan Capistran (’99) Solo Exhibitions

Juan Capistran What We Want
Fine Arts alumnus, Juan Capistran has a solo show at the Visual Art Center at the University of Texas, Austin, What We Want, What We Believe: Towards A Higher Fidelity, January 31- March 8, 2014. “Los Angeles-based artist Juan Capistran considers his art practice to be a form of visual “bootlegging.” Inspired by the practice of illicitly recording and distributing music, Capistran takes canonical artworks and transforms them through literary and music references. In What We Want, What We Believe: Towards A Higher Fidelity, his process yields visual anthems of resistance that speak to the political realities of marginalized communities in the United States…” To continue reading and for more information and images, visit: http://utvac.org/exhibitions/juan-capistran-what-we-want-what-we-believe-towards-higher-fidelity
Juan is also part of a two person exhibition with Ricky Yanas, Historical Present, at ISESE Gallery, Warfield Center, Austin, Texas, January 30- March 13, 2014.
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