Posted on April 26, 2021
Laura Aguilar in New York Times Art & Culture for her exhibition Laura Aguilar: Show and Tell at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art through June 27, 2021.
“Talent, courage, brains and curiosity carried her. She was able to turn potential liabilities into creative assets, in part by making herself — a large-bodied, disabled, working-class Latina lesbian — a primary subject of her art. Today, when queerness in its many layered meanings, including its embodiment in the gender-neutral term Latinx, is acknowledged and valorized, she stands as a figure who was shaping a future that is our present.” Click here to read the full article on New York Times.