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Vick Quezada Selected Works

Available: Apr 14, 2022 22:00
Until: Apr 29, 2022 03:59
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Vick Quezada Selected Works
Vick Quezada (they/them) is an interdisciplinary artist, exploring hybrid forms in Indigenous-Latinx history and the function of these histories in contested lands, primarily in the U.S.-Mexico Border. They work with a variety of mediums: video, performance, sculpture and ceramics. They incorporate found objects (man-made) and natural elements, like dirt, soil, flora, corn and combine them with found objects like bricks, reclaimed trash, chains, cans, and barbed wire. Works selected for the MMFF include: “Seed/Unseed” (2020, Vick Quezada, United States/Mexico, Video Performance, 15 min), “Destined for Gold” (2019), “High Grind, Low Wage” (2018). Introduction by Virginia McLaurin, UMass Amherst.
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Destined for Gold Destined for Gold

Destined for Gold

Quezada returns to their inhabiting a landscape, this time along the Mohawk Trail, not far from their home in Massachusetts.
12 minutes
High Grind, Low Wage High Grind, Low Wage

High Grind, Low Wage

“High Grind, Low Wage” weds duration with task, as Quezada cuts grass for fifty minutes uncut.
51 minutes
Seed Unseed Seed Unseed

Seed Unseed

In “Seed/Unseed”, Quezada examines Indigenous-Latinx hybridity and how material histories function in contested lands and particularly the Mexico-United States border. (from The Latinx Project)
15 minutes

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