">Name: Painting cut from art exhibit because of its non-traditional representation of a religious figure
Artist: Anna-Marie Lopez|
Confronting Bodies: Centro Cultural Aztlan
Date of Action: 2006
Specific Location: San Antonio, Texas
Description of Artwork: Lopez's "Virgin" is a large painting of the Virgen de Guadalupe. In Lopez's painting, the Virgen is naked except for a blue mantle and a strategically placed serpent; she wears a human heart on a strand around her neck and stands behind a barbed-wire fence.
|FileRoom Search | Table of Contents | Category Homepage | NCAC|