Aztlangst 2

 
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Aztlángst 2
A fotonovela written/photographed/designed by Harry Gamboa Jr.
Performed by Virtual Vérité.
 
Aztlangst 2 satirizes contemporary capitalism, surveillance, and popular culture.
 
Definition:
Aztlángst, a feeling of deep anxiety or dread, typically an unfocused one about the human condition and/or the state of Aztlán in general…
 
Since 1972, Harry Gamboa Jr. has been actively creating works in various media that documents and interprets the contemporary urban Chicano experience.
 
He co-founded Asco (Spanish for nausea) 1972-1987, the East L.A. conceptual-performance art group.
 
In 2005, he founded Virtual Vérité, an ensemble performance troupe that is engaged to realize photo/media projects, fotonovelas, audio plays, and ephemeral actions in Los Angeles, Mexico City, Antwerpen, Paris, and other world-class cities.
 
His work has been exhibited in major museums throughout the United States, México, England, and France.
 
He is a faculty member of the Photo/Media Program at California Institute of the Arts.
 
Aztlángst 2 is available in US, UK, EU, México, Brazil, and Japan:
 
 
 
 
 

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