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ReVision: A New Look at Art in the Americas considers what makes the Americas the Americas. With essays by leading scholars of Latin American art history, the publication explores the ways in which the past continues to exert an influence on communities throughout the region.

Artists such as Alexander Apostol, Juan Enrique Bedoya, Johanna Calle, Ronny Quevedo, Sandy Rodriguez, Eduardo Sarabia, Clarissa Tossin,and Cecilia Vicuna draw on centuries of imagery from both before and after the Conquest to grapple with questions of identity, exploitation of natural resources, and displacement. The essays in this catalog provide a framework for understanding the region's nuanced history of creation, destruction, and renewal.

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