Gender relations

Now the four women artists who exhibit at the MUY Gallery break down barriers and open up the aesthetic experience to everyone.

Many speak of a “communitarian feminism” because Western feminism does not fully coincide with the social-cultural movement of women who fight machismo in their own way in traditionalist indigenous communities. An affirmation of difference and openness to diversity unfolds. This is explored in contemporary Mayan and Zoque art.

Relaciones de género


Skuxlejal antsetik (Life of women)

Five women, creators of art, (a) tackle the issues that weigh down and lift the women of the Tsotsil-Maya and Zoque-speaking communities of Chiapas, Mexico....