Jaime Permuth's "Yonkeros" Touring Gallery Exhibition with En Foco

© Jaime Permuth, Untitled, Yonkeros series.

Photographer Jaime Permuth has a wonderful B&W project called Yonkeros that will be featured as an En Foco Touring Gallery Exhibition. Mark your calendars and go see this show!

"Yonkeros" is a popular term for businesses that strip wrecked cars and sell them as scrap metal or for parts. The term is a Spanglish derivative of "junk", conjugated grammatically to refer to people who engage in this line of work.
Read more of the artist statement at En Foco.

Dates: February 28–April 5, 2012

Opening Reception: Wednesday, March 7 from 5:00 to 6:45pm

Artist Talk: Saturday, March 24 from 2:00 to 3:00pm

Location: Pregones Theater 571 - 575 Walton Avenue (between 149 & 150th Streets, one block west of the Grand Concourse) Bronx, NY 10451
Tel: 718-585-1202
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