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MFAH: Home, Abraham Cruzvillegas, Autoconstrucción
Abraham Cruzvillegas, Autoconstrucción, 2013, installation, courtesy of the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City. MFAH Courtesy Photo
MFAH: Home, Leyla Cardenas, Excision
Leyla Cardenas, Excision, 2012, peeled paint, recovered wallpaper, cement, plaster, wire, and wood, courtesy of Casas Riegner Gallery and the West Collection. Photo by Elon Schoenholz
MFAH: Home, Amalia Mesa Bains, Transparent Migration,
Amalia Mesa Bains, Transparent Migration, 2002, mirrored armoire, 12 glass leaves, wire armatures, small gauze dress, lace mantilla, assorted crystal miniatures, and shattered safety glass, courtesy of the artist. MFAH Courtesy Photo
"HOME—So Different, So Appealing" opening day
Livia Corona Benjamin, 47,547 Homes, 2000, C-Print, ed. 5+2 AP, courtesy of the artist and Parque Galeria. Photo courtesy of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
MFAH: Home, Camilo Ontiveros, Temporary Storage
Camilo Ontiveros, Temporary Storage: The Belongings of Juan Manuel Montes, 2009, personal belongings of Juan Manuel Montes, rope, metal sawhorse, aluminum base, and wood sculpture, courtesy of the artist. MFAH Courtesy Photo
MFAH: Home, Carmen Argote, 720 Sq. Ft.: Household Mutations—Part B
Carmen Argote, 720 Sq. Ft.: Household Mutations—Part B (at Gallery g727), 2011, sculpture installation: carpet from artist’s childhood home and house paint, Los Angeles County Museum of Art. MFAH Courtesy Photo