Latino US: Cotidiano. Photographer Dulce Pinzón conferences about this national traveling exhibition

Nayeli Hernandez   Mexican Cultural Attache, Nayeli Damián,  Dulce Pinzon &   Consul General in Charge Vladimir Hernandez

Nayeli Damián Mexican Cultural Attache, Dulce Pinzón & Consul General in Charge Vladimir Hernandez

MIAMI, Florida July 18, 2013 – The Cuban Art Project/ Centro Cultural Español is featuring Latino US: Cotidiano A photo-book and a photography exhibition documenting the lives of U.S Latinos by twelve Ibero-American photographers.Among the artists is Mexican born and Brooklyn based, Dulce Pinzón, who’s ‘Superheroes‘ documented Mexican immigrants performing their jobs dressed in classic super hero costumes.
 LATINO US- COTIDIANO. THE REAL STORY OF THE SUPERHEROES. A PHOTOBOOK AND A PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION DOCUMENTING THE LIVES OF U.S LATINOS BY TWELVE IBERO-AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHERS.-28
During the conference Dulce explained that the principal objective of this series is “to pay homage to these brave and determined men and women that somehow manage, without the help of any supernatural power, to withstand extreme conditions of labor in order to help their families and communities survive and prosper.”
LATINO US- COTIDIANO. THE REAL STORY OF THE SUPERHEROES. A PHOTOBOOK AND A PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION DOCUMENTING THE LIVES OF U.S LATINOS BY TWELVE IBERO-AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHERS.-18
The project consists of 20 color photographs of Mexican immigrants dressed in the costumes of popular American and Mexican superheroes Each photo pictures the workers/superhero in their work environment, and is accompanied by a short text including the worker’s name, their hometown in Mexico, the number of years they have been working in New York, and the amount of money they send to Mexico each week.
Centro Cultural Español
1490 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, Florida 33132
PH: 305-448-9677

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