Portrait of a Woman with Clown Nose


Artist
Eugenia Martínez (Mexican, b. 1976)
Date
2017
Medium
Enamel paint on Plexiglas, antique photograph
Dimensions
Frame : 12 3/16 x 10 7/16 in. (30.96 x 26.51 cm)
Credit Line
Hope College Collection
Object Number
2018.42.3

Label
The inscription written on the front of this framed photograph reads “Debemos cambiar de paragdima, entender que no habrá seguridad mientras no haya justicia” (“We must change the paradigm: understand that there will be no security while there is no justice”). It is a quote from a 2012 speech by then Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto announcing his intention to restore peace and freedom to diverse communities across Mexico.

Getty AAT
photographs
Object Type
Photograph