Gina Arizpe (MX)

Gina Arizpe (b. 1972, Mexico) lives and works in Mexico City and Monterrey. Arizpe’s oeuvre focuses on searching and questioning the physical and social limits the body is subjected to in contemporary societies. Her work explores peripheral social contexts from a socio-political perspective. For over 13 years (1997-2010), she was a part of the mexican group Marcelayinga. Her work has been shown in solo and group shows in Mexico, USA, South America and Europe.

Photo: Gina Arizpe, 2012, 210 pieces of cloths, various dimensions.