A Little Piece of Happiness: The Paintings of José Arenas, 2005 – 2009
Featuring: Jose Arenas
Introduction by: Herbert Kohl
Interview by: Nanette Wylde
Available: November 2010
Description: Monograph of Jose Arenas, an Oakland (CA) and Brooklyn (NY) based artist who spent much of his childhood traveling between Northern California and Guadalajara, Mexico. His experiences navigating cultures, past and present, is a point of investigation in his work. Themes in his imagery include migration, memory, childhood, rites of passage, and disjointed identities.
Features 53 paintings. 132 pages. Full color. Paperback. $25.