Nothing says summer in the city like an outdoor movie night with snow cones, tacos and popcorn! The Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center is showing Selena in Nana’s Garden for a Tacos with Tia and Tio Movie Night complete with performances of Selena’s music from Yvonne Ramos-Ybarra of Yvonne y Fuego. 8-11pm | Friday,
Cars are a central part of the American — and, especially, the Midwestern — experience. Through Life is a Highway and Find One in Every Car, the TMA is spending this summer celebrating and examining that pivotal role in our art, culture, and imagination. These films show cars as a means, through adversity and disillusionment,
Contemporary artist Chip Lord, co-founder of the American multimedia collective Ant Farm, will present two self-produced videos, Motorist (1989) and Valley of the Sun (2018) at TMA.
For the TMA, Life is a Highway, is “the first U.S. exhibition to provide an inclusive, historical overview of artists inspired by American car culture with an emphasis on the Midwest region.