January 18 – March 30, 2019
Opening Reception: January 18, 2019, 6 to 8 pm
The LCC presents Retro-Mático 2: The Works of Jose Vargas. Working from the late 1960s to the present, Vargas’ art explores a wide variety of themes and styles. Some of the areas of interest that inspire the artist’s work include music, fantasy, dream states, portraiture, the human heart (El Corazón), Mexican cultural and religious icons such as La Virgen de Guadalupe, Frida Kahlo and Day of the Dead imagery, spiritual beliefs, steampunk musical instruments, automobiles, and many other whims and personal journeys. This exhibition will be curated by Tina Medina.
Reception and exhibition free and open to the public.