10/13/2017

Check out CAN TV’s First-Ever Art Exhibit

Imagine losing a loved one in the blink of an eye, gone with no explanation.  Is this person missing?  Is this person dead?  There are rumors but no answers.  So, you agonize while desperately holding out hope that one day you will reunite.

Mexican artist Alfonso “Piloto” Nieves Ruiz captures this sense of pain and desire in ¡Ayotzi Vive! La Lucha Sigue, the first-ever art exhibit displayed at CAN TV.  The exhibition, presented by S.H.E. Gallery, honors and remembers 46 student-teachers from the small town of Ayotzinapa, Mexico.  On September 26, 2014, 43 of them disappeared and others were found dead in a case that remains shrouded in mystery and controversy.

“Art helps us keep their memories alive,” said Mr. Nieves Ruiz.  …