Yescka on Vice Magazin 08.11.2014
Barbara Calderón-Douglass published an article on vice.com featuring one of Yesckas latest pieces from Mexico City Protests.
Yescka is a Oaxacan street artist and founder of the political art collective ASARO (Assembly of Revolutionary Artists of Oaxaca). He created wheatpaste posters of five young men in postures of surrender as red spray paint drips off their backs. Three figures with their pants at their ankles wear soccer jerseys that read “Justice,” “Ayotzinapa,” and “October 2″—the day of the Tlaltelolco Massacre.
Millerntor Gallery #4 02.06.2014
guerilla-art.mx was working at Millerntor Gallery 2014 in Hamburg.
Huyendo por una mejor vida 02.04.2014
( YENDO POR UNA BUENA OLA – HUYENDO POR UNA MEJOR VIDA” | “Going for a good wave – Fleeing for a better life” by Yescka | Spain 2014 ) In 2011, 1500 people lost their lives during their escape over the Mediterranean Sea. For many people the Mediterranean Sea is a popular vacation destination, whereas for others it is a border to a better life. Poverty, as well as ethnic and political persecution drives people onto old, broken, and overcrowded fishing boats on a dangerous path to Europe. …more »
Hecho en Oaxaca 15.09.2013
Yescka’s “la ultima cena” has become a popular image in Mexico. Right now the Museum of Contemporary Art in Oaxaca shows a huge Version of it as part of the “hecho en oaxaca” exhibit together with pieces of other famous street artist like Date Farmers, Dr. Lakra, How & Nosm, Lapiztola, MOMO, Nunca, Retna, Saner, StenLex, Swoon and Vhils
Frida Punk 04.06.2012
This image of Frida Kahlo with a Mohawk has become popular know as “Frida Punk”. Yescka painted the first stencil of “Frida Punk” back in 2011 in Munich.