Arts in Context

Two Sides of the Border

Clip | 2m 55s

Austin artist, Gerardo Arellano, discusses his journey from being an undocumented immigrant to presenting his abstract art at the Smithsonian Museum in Washington D.C. He uniquely blends expressionism and pop art to create what he calls Border Wave; a style of imagery that is influenced by life on both sides of the U.S./Mexico border.

Aired: 10/17/16

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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