From the website:
Carlos Motta uses strategies from documentary film, journalism, and sociology to consider the effects of specific political events in photography, video, and installation projects. Recent works include The Immigrant Files: Democracy Is Not Dead, It Just Smells Funny and La Buena Vida (The Good Life). Motta was a 2008 Guggenheim Fellow and some of his current work is included in the Lyon Biennale.
Carlos will additionally be at the Berkeley Art Museum Theater the following Saturday October 10th where he and writer Daniel Alarcón will discuss next-generation Latin American art and literature. For more information visit: