Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful Espejo visited Albion as part of the Albion College Philip C. Curtis Artist-in-Residence program.
During the fall of 2019, Nicolás visited with Albion residents, and shared information about his pilgrimage in Albion at the Bobbit Visual Arts Center. He also wrote a column for The Recorder Newspaper called “Albion Through My Eyes.” See that series below.
Albion was given a chance to see itself from the eyes of a complete stranger during the fall of 2019. The articles below were about the experience, from the eyes of the visitor, Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful in his series of articles in The Recorder. Below these, see information about the art display, Caminata, that was sponsored by Albion College.
Trips can be unpredictable, but also a good time to reflect on the stages of life Albion Through My Eyes / Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful
Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful Espejo was the visiting artist at the Albion College during the fall of 2019. He sought to meet people in Albion. He wrote a series of articles about his experience in Albion for The Recorder newspaper.
Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful Espejo is a performance artist and teacher who has worked across the USA and internationally at venues such as Madrid Abierto/ARCO, The IX Havana Biennial, PERFORMA 05 and 07, IDENSITAT, Prague Quadrennial, and NYU Cantor Film Center. He has received grants and residencies from Art Matters, Lambent Foundation, MacDowell Colony, National Association of Latino Arts and Culture, Printed Matter Inc., PS1/MoMA, and Yaddo, and holds an MFA from Tyler School of Art, Temple University, and an MA from Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York. Nicolás teaches art at the visionary City & Country School in Manhattan and presents architectural workshops that help SEQ ART KIDS students create their own utopian architecture.