Liliana Wilson's Art of Dissidence and Dreams Book Launch
December 6, 2014
On Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 6 PM, Liliana
Wilson will be launching her new book “OFRENDA: Liliana Wilson’s Art of Dissidence and Dreams” at the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center. The event includes presentations from Liliana Wilson, book editor Norma Cantu, historians Antonia Castaneda and George Vargas, and singer Lourdes Perez. Ofrenda: Liliana Wilson’s Art of Dissidence and Dreams highlights some of Wilson’s most representative works accompanied by biographical background and essays by many respected scholars and artists. As detailed in her book, Liliana’s artwork deals with intense social, political and emotional barriers many of which create a subtle sense of turmoil. Her drawings and paintings explore the power of complex emotions implicit in the human struggle for integrity.