Photo: Echavarria, Juan Manuel (b. 1947, resides in Columbia), detail from NN (No Name), 2005. Photo Link.
This venue was of particular importance due to its focus on work by artists of Hispanic heritage and its proximity to the U.S.-Mexico border. Eighty-percent of UTEP’s student body is Mexican or Mexican-American.
The Stanlee & Gerald Rubin Center for Visual Arts at the University of Texas at El Paso received a grant in support of presenting the exhibition Los Desaparacidos/The Disappeared, on view from May through September 2009.
Stanlee & Gerald Rubin Center for Visual Arts
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, TX