Yoshua Okon – Absurdist Video Artist in Mexico

Great work out of Mexico, and great piece here profiling Yoshua Okon who culture jams with his camera, both bringing out and creating, the cultural absurdities which exist.

Watch the 15 minute documentary here:

http://www.snagfilms.com/films/title/art_talk_episode_yoshua_okon/

Art Talk Episode - Yoshua Okon

“Back in the 80s and 90s the art scene in Mexico was filled with boring, solemn, abstract work. But then video artist Yoshua Okon and his buddy, the painter Miguel Calderon made it fun again. “

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s