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In New Exhibition 'Be Pretty And Shut Up,' Carmen Mariscal Stares Down Social Norms

Carmen Mariscal
Carmen Mariscal at her 2019 exhibition, now showing at the Mexican Cultural Institute.

New Orleans’ Mexican Cultural Institute plays host to artists across a diversity of geographies and mediums. Their current exhibition comes from visual artist Carmen Mariscal. Carmen’s art explores themes of memory, family history, fragility, and confinement. NolaVie’s David Benedetto welcomed Carmen into the studio to hear more.

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