First Communion 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
2018.42.4

Label
The inscription written on the front of this framed photograph reads “En el Mexico que vislumbro hay justicia e inclusión” (“There is justice and inclusion in the Mexico that I see”). It is a quote from a 2012 speech by then Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto arguing that justice and inclusion were essential to the creation of a more equitable social structure in Mexico.

Object Type
Photograph