Alida Cervantes Dos mujeres, un cochino (two women, one pig)
Photo by Melissa Blackall Photography

When race and class mingle in Mexico — and on canvas
June 8, 2017 | Boston Globe

“Her bold paintings address the historical stew of race and class in Mexico. She takes off from colonial-era casta paintings and other art-historical tropes. Casta paintings portrayed interracial families, detailing the family members’ percentages of Spanish, indigenous, or African blood.” Read more…