Art Exhibition/Installation: Marisol Plard Narváez’s “12 Vecinas”

14633241_10157501796115697_5291704991362105656_o

La Marqueta Retoña presents Marisol Plard Narváez’s “12 Vecinas (2016): Desde La Barriada La Perla a New York.” Curated by Enityaset Rodríguez Santos, “12 Vecinas” will be on view from October 27 through November 9, 2016 (the opening was celebrated tonight) at 117 Street and Pleasant Avenue, New York, New York.

Description: 12 Vecinas (12 Neighbors) is the most recent project by Puerto Rican artist Marisol Plard-Narváez (b. 1966, Puerto Rico), it consists of a three hundred and sixty-degree view, twelve channel video installation showcasing the testimonies and anecdotal accounts of life in the San Juan district of La Perla by a dozen residents. Eleven females and one gay male are the protagonists of a storytelling round-robin where each narrates recent events and different struggles in their personal lives —with economic hardship, exclusionary cultural and economic policies, and in cases even drug addiction. (By: A.R. Concepción)

Marisol Plard-Narváez (b. 1966, Puerto Rico) completed her B.A. in Art at the Escuela de Artes Plásticas de Puerto Rico, and an M.F.A. from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

For more information, see https://www.raffleriver.com/app/raffle/4624-12-Vecinas-Goes-To-New-York/

Also see http://allevents.in/new%20york/12-vecinas-%E2%80%93-12-neighbors-from-la-perla-to-el-barrio/1608659079428643

One thought on “Art Exhibition/Installation: Marisol Plard Narváez’s “12 Vecinas”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s