Welcome to a special exhibition of

The contributions below are from a workshop CREATING CULTURAL MEMORY ON THE WEB conducted by Lorie Novak at the annual conference of the HEMISPHERIC INSTITUTE OF PERFORMANCE AND POLITICS in Monterrey, Mexico, June 2001. Participants brought family photographs with them or used a digital camera during the workshop to create the images for their essays. The background images on this page are excerpts from various performances at the conference.

Don't forget to visit Exhibition 16 of submissions via the Web.


La Sombra del Padre / The Shadow of the Father
Agnes Lugo-Ortiz, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA



el es rodrigo / he is rodrigo
Rodrigo Tisi, Chile / New York, New York, USA



diversidades / diversity
Mane, Buenos Aries, Argentina



desaparecidos / the disappeared
Julio Pantoja, Tucumán, Argentina



double+ exposure
Fernando Calzadilla, New York, New York USA



Niña y Piñata / Girl and Piñata
Adriana Vázquez-Ornelos, Guadalupe, N.L., Mexico



La madrina del niño dios
Adriana Vázquez-Ornelos, Guadalupe, N.L., Mexico



mis pies / my feet
Angelica Garcia, Mexico City, Mexico



Raquel Araujo, Mexico City, Mexico



La Carreola y Boda de Mony y Ben
Lucero Montes, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico



Aqui viven Genocidas / Killers live here
Carolina Golder, Buenos Aires, Argentina



fotografías de familia / family photographs
Paula Hernández, Puerto Montt, Chile



luces de mi cartógrafo / lights of my cartographer
Rafael Leona, Argentina



Pop y Fogata / Bonfire
Mario Leal, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico



Retratos / Portraits
Rosa Ana Garza, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico



imagens / images
Martin Vega, Argentina



fantasies de la infancia / boyhood fantasies
Miguel Rodríguez, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico



mi niños/ my children
Dulce Lozano Pepi, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico



un viejo espiritu / an old spirit
Mikel Valladares, Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, USA



Gender - Desire
Agnes Lugo-Ortiz, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA


Many of the photographs from this exhibition were added to the Collected Visions archive of over 2,500 images. Please create an essay for consideration for future exhibits. You can either use images from our archive that trigger your memories and inspire a story, or submit your own photos with a story.

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Exhibition 16
30 stories submitted from around the world via the Web in 2002
The Collected Visions Museum
Our archive of close to 200
stories from previous exhibitions

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