l-r: Willie F. Herrón III, Harry Gamboa Jr. at Williams College, Massachusetts.
©2012, Harry Gamboa Jr.
Willie F. Herrón III, Patssi Valdez, and Harry Gamboa Jr. attended the opening reception of Asco: Elite of the Obscure at Williams College Art Museum. Williams College sponsored a symposium that featured conversations with artists Sean Carrillo, Harry Gamboa, Jr., Willie F. Herrón III, Patssi Valdez and scholars Colin Gunckel, Amelia Jones, Amalia Mesa-Bains, and Mario Ontiveros. Moderated by co-curators C. Ondine Chavoya and Rita Gonzalez.
Asco: Elite of the Obscure, A Retrospective, 1972–1987
Los Angeles County Museum
September 4, 2011–December 4, 2011
Williams College Museum of Art
February 4, 2012 – July 29, 2012
Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo
March 21, 2013 – July 28, 2013
The New York Times
Los Angeles Times
Artforum, Art in America, Frieze (UK), LA Weekly, Rolling Stone (Italy), BBC Mundo, Modern Painters, Revista Ñ (Argentina), The Huffington Post, and others.