From Press Release
The El Paso Museum of Art announces the James Drake: Walk–In File Cabinet / La Frontera exhibition consisting of three pieces of artwork on display in the Jonathan Rogers Lobby from August 23, 2009 through August 23, 2011. This exhibition is free to the public.
About James Drake
An internationally acclaimed artist whose work has been honored with inclusion in both the Venice Biennale and the Whitney Biennial, James Drake has explored political, social and universal themes through the media of sculpture, video, installation, photography and drawing. A prominent subject in Drake’s work is the relationship of people and animals – in particular, the animality that lurks in human behavior.
James Drake’s work is in the permanent collection of over thirty museums, including the El Paso Museum of Art. He has had over sixty one-person shows and has been invited to participate in more than one hundred group exhibitions. Drake is the recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship and two National Endowments for the Arts grants.