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Ako Castuera Solo Exhibition at GR2 Sat July 29, 2017

     Sister Cities Solo Exhibition by Ako Castuera July 29th - Aug 16th, 2017 Reception July 29th 7-10pm.  Sister Cities is a sprawling collection of new work by Ako Castuera featuring elements of human, animal, landscape and architecture. An array of hybrid sculptural forms describe a world of softened borders  in which connections between people, place, self and other are joyfully expressed and valiantly defended against the gnarly tides of nationalism, bigotry and defeatist passivity.   Giant Robot has been the heart of a loose woven but vital collection of artists, writers, museums and cultural entities that Ako is happy to count herself a part of.  It has celebrated her work in many settings including the Oakland Museum of California, Japanese...

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