Galería Nora Fisch, Buenos Aires, Argentina
July 30, 2020 – August 2, 2020
Cf. Todorov, Tzvetan. La Conquista de América. La cuestión del otro. Siglo xxi editores, s.a. de c.v.. Mexico, 1987. p. 93. (English title: The Conquest of America)
Ibid., p. 171
Ibid., p. 101
The series was exhibited in its entirety for the first in the show Empujar un ismo, curated by this author at the Museo de Arte Modernos de Buenos Aires.
Montado (mounted) is a current Argentinean colloquial expression meaning “in drag.”
But the origin of Tessi’s art may well lie somewhere else. Picture a middle-class Catholic teenage girl in the suburbs in the nineteen-eighties surrounded by religious and costumbrist pictures, bronze ducks, exotics souvenirs from a trip somewhere, and dried flowers.