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Field Trip Painting

$90.00

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Description

Master cartoonist, filmmaker, artist, teacher and stand-up comic, Ricardo Cate is also a serious participant in his Pueblo culture.

It was said of his work, “Cate hits on the irony native people feel and express in humor.”

Here, he makes a mordant comment, steeped, as always, in wry humor.

Field trips are supposed to be different and fun, right?

On a class field trip, the little Native kids are dumbfounded to see familiar household items in a museum.

Is Native life a dead culture, enshrined in exhibits, or is it alive and thriving?

When Wright’s hosted kindergartners from a multi-cultural school, the Native tykes repeatedly called out – in delight – ” My grandma has that!”

These little boys are older, and think this field trip is a bust because all that stuff is just what they have at home.

So, does that make it less special, or more??

Smile, while you ponder.

Additional information

Cost Code

MLXR

Materials

Acrylic Paint, Canvas

Width

10"W x 8"H