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  1. Alien Toy UCO (Unidentified Crusing Object): project documentation

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Ortiz Torres, Rubén (Mexican painter and installation artist, born 1964); inSITE97
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: border art; Humor; Popular culture; Automobiles; Video art; Marionettes; Performance art; Unidentified flying objects; toys (recreational artifacts); political art; Logos (Symbols)
    • Format: video
  2. The Virgin of Guadalupe

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Decker, Alan (photographer); inSITE2000; Vallance, Jeffrey (American sculptor and painter, born 1955)
    • Date: 2000
    • Topic: Figurative art; Prayer; Piety in art; Visions; Gesture; Waxworks; religions (concept); Kitsch; Popular culture; Humor; border art; Boundaries; Christianity and art; Wax figures
    • Format: image
  3. Avenida Revolución: "Border Patrol agent" (Meyer Vaisman) on mule painted to look like a zebra

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Vaisman, Meyer (Venezuelan painter, born 1960, active in the United States); Stéfano, Alfredo de (Mexican photographer, born 1961); inSITE2000
    • Date: 2000
    • Topic: Performance art; law enforcing; Boundaries; Zebras; Tourism; commercial portraiture; mule; Humor; political art; satire (artistic device); Tourist information centers; Alleys; parody; border art; U.S. Border Patrol
    • Format: image
  4. Avenida Revolución: "Street vendor" under arrest by "border patrol agent" (Meyer Vaisman)

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Vaisman, Meyer (Venezuelan painter, born 1960, active in the United States); inSITE2000; Stéfano, Alfredo de (Mexican photographer, born 1961)
    • Date: 2000
    • Topic: satire (artistic device); Humor; U.S. Border Patrol; parody; Tourist information centers; border art; Zebras; commercial portraiture; Boundaries; Alleys; mule; Tourism; law enforcing; Performance art
    • Format: image
  5. Avenida Revolución: Mule painted to look like a zebra

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE2000; Stéfano, Alfredo de (Mexican photographer, born 1961); Vaisman, Meyer (Venezuelan painter, born 1960, active in the United States)
    • Date: 2000
    • Topic: Performance art; Zebras; satire (artistic device); Tourist information centers; parody; law enforcing; mule; border art; Tourism; U.S. Border Patrol; commercial portraiture; Humor; Boundaries
    • Format: image
  6. A Tourist's Guide to San Diego and Tijuana: view of facade of "tourist office"

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rivera, Paul (photographer); inSITE97; Smith, Melanie (British photographer, born 1965, active in Mexico)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: travel guidebooks; Postcards; Photography; satire (artistic device); Tourist information centers; border art; information centers (facilities); Tourism; parody; Humor
    • Format: image
  7. A Tourist's Guide to San Diego and Tijuana: general view

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Smith, Melanie (British photographer, born 1965, active in Mexico); Rivera, Paul (photographer); inSITE97
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: satire (artistic device); border art; parody; information centers (facilities); Tourism; Photography; Tourist information centers; Humor; travel guidebooks; Postcards
    • Format: image
  8. Piñatas encantadas

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE97; Crawford, Steve (photographer); Salas, Roberto (American muralist and sculptor, born 1955)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: toys (recreational artifacts); suns (stars); Crosses; Boundaries; Piñatas; crafts (art genres); Skull; Humor; border art; half moons (motifs); hearts (motifs)
    • Format: image
  9. Piñatas encantadas

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE97; Crawford, Steve (photographer); Salas, Roberto (American muralist and sculptor, born 1955)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Boundaries; hearts (motifs); crafts (art genres); toys (recreational artifacts); border art; Crosses; Piñatas; Humor
    • Format: image
  10. Piñatas encantadas: general view

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Salas, Roberto (American muralist and sculptor, born 1955); inSITE97; Crawford, Steve (photographer)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Boundaries; Skull; guitars; Piñatas; Humor; hats; crafts (art genres); toys (recreational artifacts); border art
    • Format: image
  11. Installation: general view of "garments"

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Ruff, Daphne (installation artist); inSITE92
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: parody; Performance art; Humor; clothing; Fashion; irony
    • Format: image
  12. Installation: model wearing the artist's clothes

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE92; Ruff, Daphne (installation artist)
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: Models (Persons); parody; irony; clothing; Performance art; Humor; Fashion
    • Format: image
  13. Installation: model wearing the artist's clothes

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Ruff, Daphne (installation artist); inSITE92
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: irony; clothing; Humor; Fashion; Performance art; parody; Models (Persons)
    • Format: image
  14. Installation: model wearing the artist's clothes

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Ruff, Daphne (installation artist); inSITE92
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: Models (Persons); Humor; irony; Fashion; Performance art; parody; clothing
    • Format: image
  15. Installation: model wearing the artist's clothes

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Ruff, Daphne (installation artist); inSITE92
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: Humor; irony; Fashion; Models (Persons); clothing; parody; Performance art
    • Format: image
  16. Installation: model wearing the artist's clothes

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE92; Ruff, Daphne (installation artist)
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: parody; irony; clothing; Performance art; Models (Persons); Fashion; Humor
    • Format: image
  17. Ayate Car: model

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE97; Romero, Betsabeé (Mexican artist, born 1963)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: assemblage (sculpture technique); Automobiles; Femininity; toys (recreational artifacts); Humor; Masculinity; freestanding altars; Performance art; Materials--Deterioration
    • Format: image
  18. Ayate Car: Car installed by the border fence

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE97; Romero, Betsabeé (Mexican artist, born 1963); Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Performance art; boundary Boundaries; Materials--Deterioration; assemblage (sculpture technique); Humor; Masculinity; Femininity; freestanding altars; Automobiles
    • Format: image
  19. 23 September 1994: general view

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rollof, Ulf (Swedish installation artist, born 1961); inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Railroad stations; irony; Machinery; border art; Humor; Boundaries; political art; Perspective
    • Format: image
  20. Abandoned II

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Schnorr, Michael (American installation artist, born 1945); inSITE92; Rollof, Ulf (Swedish installation artist, born 1961); inSITE94
    • Date: 1992-1994
    • Topic: Humor; border art; Playgrounds; Bull rings; Outdoor furniture; Artistic collaboration; homelessness; chimneys (architectural elements); Furniture; children (people by age group)
    • Format: image