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ESTEBAN CABEZA DE BACA: LET EARTH BREATHE

  • Dates: June 2, 2022 - September 25, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: The Momentary
  • Address: 507 SE E Street
    Bentonville, AR 72712

In his solo exhibition Let Earth Breathe, Esteban Cabeza de Baca interrogates the American landscape tradition by deconstructing its linear, colonial narratives with original works of painting, sculpture, and outdoor, site-specific installations conceived as collaborations with nature. Utilizing indoor and outdoor spaces at the Momentary, Cabeza de Baca explores our relationship with the environment, the present climate crisis, and our own national history.

During the exhibition, ceramic workshops will be held within the gallery to make vessels for a seed bank of vegetables, medicinal plants, and pollinator plant species. Seed packets will be available and free for the public to pick up throughout the run of the exhibition. As the artist says, “Native plant-based models of care can relinquish our dependence from the industrial models of subsistence.”

ESTEBAN CABEZA DE BACA: LET EARTH BREATHE
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  • The Momentary
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday