By Lawrence Weschler,Cris Scorza,Ramiro Gomez
Gomez, born in 1986 in San Bernardino, California, to undocumented Mexican immigrant mom and dad, bridges the divide among the prosperous filthy rich and their frequently invisible household help—the nannies, gardeners, housecleaners, and others who make their life possible—by placing photos of those staff into sly pastiches of iconic David Hockney work, subtly doctoring modern journal advertisements, and subversively slotting life-size painted cardboard cutouts into real-life situations.
Domestic Scenes engages with Gomez and his paintings, delivering an inspiring imaginative and prescient of the needs and chances of art.
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