Mexico/Staten Island: Photographs of a Community
Irma Bohórquez-Geisler, Photographer
Octavio Paz Gallery
27 E 39 th St.
The work in this exhibition open our eyes to the everyday customs and individuals who comprise the Mexican community on Staten Island, New York.”
Irma Bohórquez-Geisler is a photographer, educator, biologist, and a cultural leader for Mexican-Americans on Staten Island. Irma immigrated to New York in 1991 from Mexico City. Irma’s photographs are part of her ongoing social-documentary series “Simple Moments of an Emerging Presence” of Mexican-Americans in New York.
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