Edgardo Aragón, Family Effects

Courtesy of MoMA PS1
Edgardo Aragón, "Efectos de Familia (Family Effects) (still)"
MoMA PS1 , Long Island City Thursday June 28 2012 12:00 - 18:00
The Mexican artist's video, Efectos de Familia (Family Effects), is comprised of 13 episodes that capture what appear to be children's games intensified with violence. The work is highly personal, as many of the depicted events allude to his extended family's involvement with organized crime.
Venue name: MoMA PS1
Address: 22-25 Jackson Ave

Cross street: at 46th Ave
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Price: Suggested donation $10, seniors and students $5, children under 16 free