ACA GALLERIES PRESENTS

Exhibit Thursday, November 15, 2012 | 6 PM

Luis Jimenez

ACA Galleries
November 1–28, 2012

Opening Reception: Thursday, November 15 at 6 PM

ACA Galleries presents a mini-retrospective of fiberglass sculptures and works on paper by Luis Jimenez (1940–2006). Born in El Paso, Texas, Jimenez was the son of Mexican immigrants. His artwork celebrates working-class culture and history, especially that of Mexican Americans. He died, tragically, in 2006 when one of his own sculptures fell on him.

Las galerias ACA presentarán una pequeña retrospectiva de esculturas de fibra de vidrio y trabajos en papel de Luis Jimenez (1940–2006), nacido en el Paso Texas, hijo de inmigrantes mexicanos. Su trabajo celebra a la cultura y la historia de la clase trabajadora, en particular la de los mexicano-americanos. Murió tragicamente en 2006 cuando una de sus esculturas le cayó encima.

As galerias ACA Art Galleries apresentam uma mini retrospectiva de esculturas em vibra de vidro e obras no papel de Luis Jimenez. Luis Jimenez (1940–2006) nasceu em El Paso, Texas, filho de imigrantes mexicanos. Sua obra comemora a cultura e a história da classe trabalhadora, especialmente de mexicanos americanos. Ele faleceu em 2006, quando uma das suas esculturas caiu nele.

ACA Galleries
529 West 20th Street, Fifth Floor
New York, NY 10011

For more information:
acagalleries.com
212-206-8080

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