Escobar-Morales

Artist Statement and Bio Escobar-Morales is a team comprised of Maya Escobar and Andria Morales. The two artists, based in Chicago and Philadelphia respectively, have been working together over the Internet since 2010. They produce digital media and performance art that explores the role of self-representation in visual culture and its ability to deconstruct ingrained…

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Internet Art & Activism- the #delValleMural

I am a Chicago-based digital media and performance artist. I created this grassroots, social media, portable mural in support of Miguel del Valle‘s campaign for Mayor. follow hashtag: #delValleMural to see how the mural was created.

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YouTube Video Reel

AM and I are applying to another residency! Unlike our current Wonder Woman Residency, where we applied as Escobar-Morales, this particular program does not accept joint proposals. So we are submitting seperately and hoping (and hoping and hoping) we will both be accepted. I am applying to the #InternetArt section. And she is applying to the Photo section.

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Why did you have to pick this weekend to be a Chicano?

Mayra Ramirez makes my heart pitter patter…. (here is a repost of one of her latest posts on her blog Hella Breezys) It’s hard for me to fully express my disappointment and frustration with Arizona’s law makers… last week they passed HB 2281 witch bans “Ethnic Studies” in the states K-12 grade classrooms. I cannot…

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Gallery of Gifs pt 2

If you enjoyed Gallery of Gifs (pt 1) check out these bad boys: (click images to view posts on Are You My Other?)

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Creating Resistance: Using the Arts in Challenging Racial Ideologies

I am so excited to announce that on November 5th 2010, I will be presenting at the Critical Mixed Race Studies Conference, Emerging Paradigms in Critical Mixed Race Studies at DePaul University in Chicago. Creating Resistance: Using the Arts in Challenging Racial Ideologies A Roundtable Discussion Moderated by Laura Kina with Alejandro T. Acierto, Maya Escobar,…

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gallery of gifs

When Metanarratives Collide Getting Ready Rio Prayed for La Virgen el es frida kahlo

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Photo Booth Pt 2

Being a performance artist is fun. Having a mac allows you to seamlessly document your real life alongside your performance life. Can you tell which pictures are real and which ones are from performances?

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OffLine Photos

OffLine Video Art Exhibition in Valparaiso, Chile. Photos and videos by Menru Silva Jaime Silva, Jessica Bruna, Juvenal Barría, Cynthia Jackson, Maya Escobar, Señorita Ugarte, Paulo Fernandez, and Kenru La Hermana Gemela Altiplánica el es frida kahlo Be Wife

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