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Exhibit: Borders/Bordes

  • Mexican Cultural Institute 2829 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009 United States (map)

Bordes/Borders is a contemporary video exhibit curated by Othón Castañeda featuring nine short films with borders as their main concept. The works were among a number of films submitted by international artists to the Bienal de las Fronteras, an artistic initiative that offers a platform to emerging artists of diverse backgrounds.

The selection exhibited at the MCI questions the boundaries of the biennial itself, including participating artists that establish an alternative view of the border, this time 'from the inside out'. These pieces pursue a collective effort to establish a visual dialogue between three spheres of production and their key players: the region, the nation, and the world.

The January 26 opening will feature a talk by curator Othón Castañeda at 6:45pm, RSVP here.