Pepe Coronado Untitled 2016 mixed media, gel medium, acrylic paint, wood, metal hooks, rods 28" x 36" x 18"

Pepe Coronado Untitled 2016 mixed media, gel medium, acrylic paint, wood, metal hooks, rods 28" x 36" x 18"

Reynaldo García Pantaleón Tachados I 2014 Acrylic on canvas 16" x 20"

Reynaldo García Pantaleón Tachados I 2014 Acrylic on canvas 16" x 20"

Tyranny's Tear: Mending a Dominican Trauma

La Caida de Trujillo, staged reading written by Carmen Rivera, directed by Candido Tirado with Jose Che Oliveras playing Trujillo: Saturday, May 21, 5pm
On view May 11 - June 11, 2016

Tyranny's Tear: Mending a Dominican Trauma is a journey into a time and place of personal and collective memories during the three decades of the Trujillo dictatorship in the Dominican Republic. This exhibition brings together 19 artists, mainly of Dominican descent haunted by the brutality of this tyrannical era and the succeeding US invasion.

Participating artists include Dió-genes Abréu, Pepe Coronado, Rene De los Santos, Iliana Emilia Garcia,Scherezade Garcia, Reynaldo Garcia Pantaleón, Carlos Jesus Martinez Dominguez, Maximliano Medina, Luanda LozanoMiguel LucianoGerman Perez, Narciso Polanco, Ella Perez-GabrielMoses Ros-SuárezJuan Sanchez, Ezequiel Tavares, Fernando Tamburini, Freddy Rodriguez and Rider Urena.

Tyranny's Tear was conceived by Moses Ros-Suárez and curated by Linda Cunningham.