MFA Alumni Alida Cervantes and Misael Diaz Mentioned on 'The New York Times'
No Walls Here: Between Tijuana and San Diego, an Art Ethos Thrives
By Patricia Leigh Brown on October 26, 2016
[Misael Diaz and Amy Sanchez] As the Cog•nate Collective, the two staged a conference about border issues to northbound drivers stopped dead in border traffic...Alida Cervantes explores the stratification of Mexican society...
Misael Diaz (aka Cog•nate Collective) and Alida Cervantes are UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts MFA Alumni. For more about their work, please visit:
Misael Diaz and Amy Sanchez of the Cog•nate Collective on the Mexican side of the border, in Tijuana. The two have broadcast a conference about border issues from their elaborately painted car, and even screened border-related movies along the highway. Photo by Guillermo Arias is courtesy of The New York Times.