This exhibition explores landscapes as a system of ecology, history, culture and belonging from a Chicanx perspective with new works presented by the interdisciplinary artist collaborative, Desert ArtLAB. Desert ArtLAB is an interdisciplinary artist collaborative co-directed by April Bojorquez (she/her) and Matthew Garcia (he/him) whose work promotes Indigenous perspectives on ecological practice and climate change. Bojorquez and Garcia were the 2022 Mellon Artists in Residence for the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College.
Top image: Desert ArtLAB Eco-Installation/Edible Landscape, Pueblo Colorado, Phase One (detail). Courtesy the artists.
Right image: Cyanotype Study 1, 2022, Cyanotype, 48” x 72”. Courtesy the artists.