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One day I found myself looking through my Aunt Lupita’s garage in San Diego, California. I gazed upon all the boxes, all the things that wound up there from some earlier time when they were inside her house —tools, Christmas ornaments and other things that made me think about border art.

If I close my eyes, the art made on Mexico’s northwest border takes on the appearance of that same garage. It …

One day I found myself looking through my Aunt Lupita’s garage in San Diego, California. I gazed upon all the boxes, all the things that wound up there from some earlier time when they were inside her house —tools, Christmas ornaments and other things that made me think about border art.

If I close my eyes, the art made on Mexico’s northwest border takes on the appearance of that same garage. It is a recurring image that comes to me every time I think of some of the names, exhibitions, events, rumors and artworks that constitute an important aspect of my imaginary. People have been writing …