MotherHouse 2017

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Exploring the tangled intersection of art-making and care-taking, five South Texas Artist/Mothers come together in this event’s inaugural year to transform a home into an art, video, and performance installation. Proceeds to benefited CASA RAICES.

Event was designed and implemented by Mockingbird Media & Arts,  curated and lead by Brenda L Burmeister, and partially funded by Flohr Family Foundation.


Panel discussion at Public Art of San Antonio moderated by Jenny Browne, San Antonio Poet Laureate, and will feature artists from The MotherHouse with special guest artist, Raul Gonzalez. 
The MotherHouse Artists include; Brenda L Burmeister, Julia Barbosa Landois, Emily Fleisher, Yuliana Lanina, and Amber Ortega-Perez with Laurie Dietrich, Lisa Cortez Walden and Andrea “Vocab” Sanderson. The MotherHouse is an annual event addressing the issues faced by mothers such as labor/work, ambiguity, cultural expectation, sacrifice, media representation, and the tension and synergy at the intersection of caretaking and art-making.

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