Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Art for Your Head

The latest project by Juan and Ricardo Compean

The “Immigration Cup 2008” is a customized foosball table, which takes a humorous approach on the current immigration debate in America. It is on exhibit as part of the “Declaration Of Immigration” art show at the National Museum of Mexican Art (NMMA) in Chicago, IL.

In addition to seeing a first class art exhibit featuring the works of over 70 artists, the fine people at the NMMA are allowing visitors to PLAY the “Immigration Cup 2008” foosball table during museum hours!!

Please visit www.13por13.com to see images and read more about the “Immigration Cup 2008” project.

The exhibit, which runs from July 4h 2008 to September 7th 2008, will launch the Museum’s 3-year commitment to immigrant centered programs.

For museum information please visit NMMA at: http://www.nationalmuseumofmexicanart.org/

If you are interested in seeing images from the show please go to:


The museum exhibit is also mentioned in articles found using the following links:



Lisa Alvarado

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