MAS RUDAS PRESENTS
“RUDA PHAT”: A CONVERSATION ON
ART, FEMINISM, AND BODY IMAGE
Chicana feminist art collective Más Rudas consists of Mari Hernandez, Kristin Gamez, Sarah Castillo, and Ruth Buentello, who work in film, photography, illustration, and
fiber. The collective will present the talk they gave at the TEDxSanAntonio “Redefining Beauty” Salon on their recent installation, “Ruda Phat,” located in the renowned Institute of Texan Cultures. “Ruda Phat” “challenge[s] viewers to rethink
their own perspectives on the female body… [and] contends that societal norms cause women to internalize negative perceptions of their bodies.”
September 24, 2014
1 p.m.
LIB 2206