Mundo Makers

For Latinx Heritage Month, Cultured and Banana Republic present a new series, Mundo Makers, which highlights a roster of contemporary artists around North America that are reimagining Latinx identity.

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Maria Maea Connects Geographical Histories Through Natural Materials

The artist's portrait-like sculptures assembled from palm leaves, soil, maize, casts, found objects, and wire speak to the resilience of her land and the way different peoples have lived off it.

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Felipe Baeza Creates Boundless Possibilities in the Seemingly Unreal

The Guanajuato, Mexico-born artist mobilizes collage, carving, embroidery, and other techniques to create works on paper and wood panels that shed light on the ways structures of power and violence shape subjects.

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