Disappearance in Three Acts

Victor Arroyo

Disappearance in Three Acts

ACT 1 | ACT OF MOURNING
  • Exhibition
©Victor Arroyo

Mexican artist, Victor Arroyo lives and works in Montreal. He completed a master's degree in Film Production in 2016 followed by a doctorate in Human Sciences in 2023 from Concordia University. His work has been presented in numerous exhibitions in museums, galleries and artist-run centers in Canada, South America and the United States. He has also participated in several festivals in Europe and America.

22 February 2024 to 6 April 2024

Galerie B-312 is pleased to present, in its small room, Act of Mourning, by the artist Victor Arroyo. Being part of Disappearance in Three Acts, which also includes a short and a feature film, this video installation is the first iteration of this trilogy that took over ten years of research and work. During a visit in Michoacán, where he had not been for a long time, the artist was struck by an observation which was going to be at the origin of this work: the Mexico he knew no longer exists. In less than two decades, everything has changed.—The length of time Arroyo invests in his