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Oscar Murillo: Social Altitude

Aspen Art Museum / Aspen / Art

As the Colombian-born and London-based artist Oscar Murillo told The Guardian in June, 2019, “There is still a notion that western society somehow occupies a higher moral ground. The discussion about ethnicity needs to be reversed.” Famous for paintings and sculptures that combine strong color with found images, materials, and text, Murillo’s work critiques global economics and globalization. —E.C.

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