La Vie en Rose at Vivid Solutions Gallery, Anacostia Arts Center
November 13January 8, 2016. Gallery Talk: Friday, December 4 6pm

La Vie en Rose is the first part of PINK: The Art of Infatuation and Embellishment a multimedia project that comments on ethnicity, gender and the role that aesthetics and beauty play in popular culture. La Vie en Rose is a video-installation based on reactions to issues of war and violence. The work is also inspired by recent artistic research travels to Paris with Transformer Gallery.

Carolina Mayorga is a visual artist living in Washington, DC. Mayorga’s artwork addresses issues of social and political content. Comments on migration, war, identity, translate into video, performance, site-specific installations, and Two-dimensional media in the form of photography and drawing.

A Colombian-born and naturalized American citizen has had one-person exhibitions in Colombia, Mexico, at the University of Kansas and in the Washington D.C. area. Has also participated in group exhibitions in Russia, Sweden, Central and South America, and numerous cities of The United States.