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I've recently started doing some work for Artbound, KCET's transmedia experiment. From the usual article, a story transforms into a mini-documentary and eventually aired on television. This was my first story for Artbound and it got such a wonderful response from people, which means, you might see me on the small screen soon!

The Poetically Political Art of Nery Gabriel Lemus
Text and photos by: Carren Jao
Edited by: Drew Tewksbury
Published: 20 Feb 2013, Artbound

The artist in his studio. | Photo: Carren Jao
The works of Nery Gabriel Lemus illuminate the fractures incurred from cultural collisions. Informed by his childhood shuttling between a predominantly Latino urban neighborhood to suburban Granada Hills, in a bus full of Latinos and African Americans, Lemus's work gracefully exposes the subtle racial tensions between two cultures. [read more]


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