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For the past two years, I have been working as a Call Center Representative, answering inbound-calls for 311, New York City’s information line for government services and I will soon be joining forces with the Security Department at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Resistance has now turned to endurance. I currently find myself circumscribed to the system of capitalist production, not as the “surfing outsider” I used to be in Mexico City (where I was born and raised), but as part the intricate machinery. The machine has not changed. It is my relation to it that has changed. My artistic practice has not changed. It is the time invested in it that has changed.