Contemporary Museums Denver

Purring Monsters

Guadalupe Maravilla:

Purring Monsters with Mirrors on Their Backs

On view from Friday, June 3
to Sunday, August 28 at MCA Denver

Large installation by Guadalupe Maravilla, a Salvadoran American artist

Guadalupe Maravilla is a Salvadoran American artist who lives in New York and practices what he calls sound healing rituals – using sound – and assembles naturally occuring elements into sculptures he calls ‘disease throwers’.

To see them is too appreciate their many textures and interior and exterior space. And why not have buy into the idea that they will keep disease away?


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