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"Sin título", de Cristina Lucas (Jaén, 1973), 2004. Ph: Institución Ferial de Madrid (IFEMA)

As part of the celebration of the activities to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of ARCOmadrid, the exhibition ARCO. Recorridos Fotográficos (ARCO. Photographic Tours) is presented at the Centro Cultural Conde Duque. Curated by Rafael Doctor Roncero, the project brings together images produced by over eighty artists throughout the successive editions of the ARCOmadrid Art Fair, founded and inaugurated in 1982.

PHOTO TOURS: AN ARCHIVE OF ART BY ARTISTS

"Corrientes Paralelas", María Marta Fasoli. Acuarela y tinta rotring sobre papel.

The exhibition, conceived by the Argentinean artist María Marta Fasoli (Mar del Plata, 1964), consists of a series of watercolours that explore the symbolism of the sea from the perspective of personal identity and its capacity to represent the dynamic character of the creative process.

WALKING ON THE WAVES, THE SEA AS REPRESENTATION

El invernadero rojo, Patrick Hamilton, 2021. Ph: Centro Cultural Conde Duque.

The Chilean artist Patrick Hamilton exhibits an interactive sculpture in the Patio Sur of the Centro Cultural Conde Duque (Madrid, Spain) that questions the critical state of the current economic and climate crisis.

THE RED GREENHOUSE, AN INSTALLATION TO THINK ABOUT THE FUTURE

"Trasnochas, pulir y roer", vista de sala. Ph: Espacio Mínimo.

The young Mexican artist is exhibiting for the first time in Spain with a project conceived especially for the Madrid gallery.

"TRASNOCHAR, PULIR Y ROER": HÉCTOR JIMÉNEZ CASTILLO AT ESPACIO MÍNIMO

“METSÁ NETE” THE BEAUTIFUL VISIONARY WORLD OF CHONON BENSHO

In the exhibition presented by the Alliance Française Lima, the multiple worlds or netes that make up the Shipibo universe are united into one: The world of beauty and art.

“METSÁ NETE” THE BEAUTIFUL VISIONARY WORLD OF CHONON BENSHO

Ph: Guggenheim Bilbao Museum

The artwork by the emblematic artist Lucio Fontana (Rosario, Argentina, 1899 - Varese, Italy, 1968) was conceived by the artist in 1951 as a piece whose composition defies the limits of disciplines as diverse as drawing, sculpture, design and lighting.

THE GUGGENHEIM BILBAO MUSEUM INCORPORATES AN INSTALLATION BY LUCIO FONTANA

BEATRIZ GONZÁLEZ EXHIBITS IN NORWAY - “ACTIONS FOR ART AND SOLIDARITY”

The Colombian artist is showing her work “Mural para fábrica socialista” at the OCA (Office for Contemporary Art) in Oslo, Norway. The exhibition aims to catalyze solidarity against global conflicts and injusticies.

BEATRIZ GONZÁLEZ EXHIBITS IN NORWAY - “ACTIONS FOR ART AND SOLIDARITY”

"Palabras Vacías" (Empty Words), Ignasi Aballí, 2020. Ph: Luis Asín.

The choice of Aballí as the artist to benefit from the programme was made by a jury made up of two collectors and two directors of institutions related to artistic production in Spain —convened by the ARCO Foundation— who chose four Spanish artists and, subsequently, by the Meadow Museum's Selection Committee, constituted by the curatorial team and three collectors from the Meadows Museum's Advisory Council. Ignasi Aballí thus becomes the first participant in the MAS Programme.

By Matías Helbig, Corresponsal en Europa

IGNASI ABALLÍ, SELECTED ARTIST FOR THE MAS: MEADOWS/ ARCO ARTIST SPOTLIGHT PROGRAMME

NEW AUCTION ONLINE HILARIO VII

In an atypical summer, the Hilario Artes Letras Oficios auction house holds a special edition through its website and with the closing of bids on Thursday, February 18, from 6.30 p.m. in Argentina, with an interval of 2 minutes between lot and lot. 

NEW AUCTION ONLINE HILARIO VII

DEVOTEES: ART AND SPIRITUALITY IN MEXICO

Devotional objects play an important role in the daily life of communities and are admired both for their artistic value and for their spiritual importance.

DEVOTEES: ART AND SPIRITUALITY IN MEXICO

TERESA BURGA (1935-2021)

Teresa Burga was a precursor of Peruvian technological art. She was a conceptual multimedia artist and one of the most important exponents of the Peruvian non-objectualist artistic movement.

TERESA BURGA (1935-2021)

LIGHT, MATTER AND COLOUR. DAVID MAGÁN AT THE CENTRE DE ARTE CAJA DE BURGOS

Until February 21fst, at the Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos (CAB), the Madrid artist David Magán (Spain, 1979) presents the exhibition Matter Matters. Conceived especially for the CAB space, Magán's expansive sculpture transforms the centre's underground into an immersive experience through form, light and colour.

By Matías Helbig

LIGHT, MATTER AND COLOUR. DAVID MAGÁN AT THE CENTRE DE ARTE CAJA DE BURGOS

THE CITY OF CORAL GABLES IS TURNING ON THE LIGHTS

Illuminate Coral Gables(ICG) is a new public art initiative focusing on the intentional use of light and technology to transform public art by day into magical and mysterious work at night.

THE CITY OF CORAL GABLES IS TURNING ON THE LIGHTS

URBAN LANDSCAPE COMPOSITION

Galeria Leme and Central Galeria  are pleased to present a special project at the Marieloisa Building with works by José Carlos Martinat (Lima, Peru, 1974) and Rodrigo Sassi (São Paulo, 1981).

URBAN LANDSCAPE COMPOSITION

LOW VISIBILITY. HOW TO DISAPPEAR AND MAKE APPEAR

Works by Ana Mendieta, Martha Rosler, Hito Steyerl and others present at the new Walker Art Center exhibition.

LOW VISIBILITY. HOW TO DISAPPEAR AND MAKE APPEAR

NEW DIRECTOR OF SÍSMICA (CHILE)

Sísmica brings together Chilean galleries and artists on a single platform.

NEW DIRECTOR OF SÍSMICA (CHILE)

AMERICAS SOCIETY EXHIBITS JOAQUÍN ORELLANA: TH SPINE OF MUSIC

The first exhibition of the Guatemalan composer’s útiles sonoros (sound tools) in the United States. The exhibition, a collaboration between Visual Arts at Americas Society and Music of the Americas, presents these innovative instruments alongside the work of contemporary artists. On view through March 5, the exhibition is curated by Diana Flatto and Sebastián Zubieta.

AMERICAS SOCIETY EXHIBITS JOAQUÍN ORELLANA: TH SPINE OF MUSIC

Naomi Beckwith (Photo by Nathan Keay for MCA Chicago, courtesy the Guggenheim Museum)

Naomi Beckwith was announced as the museum's new deputy director and chief curator.

NEW CHIEF CURATOR OF THE GUGGENHEIM NEW YORK

OPENFILE: THE ARTISTS DISCUSS THEIR WORKS

The Pinta Group and their respective fairs, both Pinta Miami and BAphoto, introduced a series of videos in which the artists presented their works.

OPENFILE: THE ARTISTS DISCUSS THEIR WORKS

BUT STILL, IT TURNS – EXHIBITION AT THE INTERNATIONAL CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY NEW YORK

Guest curated by photographer Paul Graham, the show features nine contemporary photographers that present images made in the 21st-century United States, reflecting a movement towards a lyrical documentary practice. Their work fits the notion of “photography from the world”—photography that resists both narrative arcs and the drama of photojournalism and staged photography, grappling instead with the world as it is, in all its ambiguity and wonder.

BUT STILL, IT TURNS – EXHIBITION AT THE INTERNATIONAL CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY NEW YORK

ICA MIAMI EXHIBITS CUBAN ARTIST TOMÁS ESSON’S “THE GOAT”

The GOAT is the first solo museum presentation for Cuban painter Tomás Esson. On this occasion, ICA Miami brings together works spanning his thirty-year studio practice alongside a site-specific mural and a commissioned reinterpretation of his early painting installations. This exhibition is organized by ICA Miami and curated by Gean Moreno, Director, Knight Foundation Art + Research Center.

ICA MIAMI EXHIBITS CUBAN ARTIST TOMÁS ESSON’S “THE GOAT”

JAN MULDER COLLECTION ANNOUNCES “VIEWS ABOUT A LAND”

In a presentation that has Peruvian land as its protagonist, the Colección Jan Mulder features artworks and a book by photographers Linda Connor, Jero Gonzáles and Horacio Ochoa.

JAN MULDER COLLECTION ANNOUNCES “VIEWS ABOUT A LAND”

ART BASEL POSTPONES ITS FAIR TO SEPTEMBER 2021 AND ANNOUNCES THREE ONLINE VIEWING ROOMS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

Due to the ongoing impact of the pandemic and travel restrictions worldwide, Art Basel has decided to postpone its June fair. The 2021 edition of Art Basel will now take place at Messe Basel from September 23 to September 26, 2021.

ART BASEL POSTPONES ITS FAIR TO SEPTEMBER 2021 AND ANNOUNCES THREE ONLINE VIEWING ROOMS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

FEMINISM AND PSYCHEDELICS – DIANA POLICARPO EXHIBITS AT THE GALERIA MUNICIPAL OF PORTO

Curated by Stefanie Hessler and co-produced by Kunsthall Trondheim, Nets of Hyphae by visual artista and composer Policarpo continues her research into fungi networks, drawing speculative webs of connection between ergot spores, reproductive justice and alternative forms of knowledge.

FEMINISM AND PSYCHEDELICS – DIANA POLICARPO EXHIBITS AT THE GALERIA MUNICIPAL OF PORTO

MALBA - INAUGURATION OF "CARIBBEAN SEA WATER ICE CREAM" IN THE CONTEXT OF "HISTORY AS RUMOR"

La historia como rumor (History as rumor) is an annual program of online exhibitions conceived by the director Gabriela Rangel with the aim of documenting and contextualizing a set of performances that occurred at different times and places in America and the Caribbean. This occasion, the fifth exhibition of the program, will be dedicated to Helado de agua de mar Caribe (Caribbean Sea Water Ice Cream) (2002), by the artist Quisqueya Henríquez who will have a conversation with Sara Hermann moderated by Gabriela Rangel and broadcast on YouTube.

MALBA - INAUGURATION OF "CARIBBEAN SEA WATER ICE CREAM" IN THE CONTEXT OF "HISTORY AS RUMOR"

JAN MULDER COLLECTION NOMINATES FORT HE LUCES AWARDS OF THE EL COMERCIO NEWSPAPER

Their recent catalogue "Jan Mulder collection: Contemporary Photography" has been nominated in the section Special Editions/Literature.

JAN MULDER COLLECTION NOMINATES FORT HE LUCES AWARDS OF THE EL COMERCIO NEWSPAPER

PÉREZ ART MUSEUM MIAMI EXHIBITS MELEKO MOKGOSI: YOUR TRIP TO AFRICA

Meleko Mokgosi (b. 1981, Francistown, Botswana; lives in New York) wields the traditions of Western European painting to deliver sharp political critiques relating to the postcolonial condition. Exhibited at the museum is a large-scale, newly commissioned work by Mokgosi created for the museum’s distinctive 30-foot double-height project gallery.

PÉREZ ART MUSEUM MIAMI EXHIBITS MELEKO MOKGOSI: YOUR TRIP TO AFRICA

FIRST SOLO EXHIBITION IN CHINA OF BRAZILIAN ARTIST DUO OSGEMEOS

Following its debut in Seoul, OSGEMEOS’ exhibition You Are My Guest is now on view at the Fosun Foundation in Shanghai, featuring a selection of paintings, installations, and sound pieces by the Brazilian artist duo. OSGEMEOS is known internationally for their unique, dreamlike visual language that brings together influences from Brazilian folklore, hip hop, graffiti, and street art.

FIRST SOLO EXHIBITION IN CHINA OF BRAZILIAN ARTIST DUO OSGEMEOS

PHOENIX ART MUSEUM EXHIBITS CONTEMPORARY LATIN AMERICAN ART IN STORIES OF ABSTRACTION

The exhibition presents rarely seen examples of Latin American abstraction alongside works by American and European modernists and Phoenix-based contemporary artists. It explores how the visual language of abstraction has generated profound insights into Latin American culture and politics and how Latin American artists have drawn on abstraction’s parallel history in the United States and Europe.

PHOENIX ART MUSEUM EXHIBITS CONTEMPORARY LATIN AMERICAN ART IN STORIES OF ABSTRACTION

THE BASS PRESENTS “FELIX GONZALEZ-TORRES: WHAT REMAINS”, A CELEBRATION OF THE ARTIST'S LIFE AND LEGACY

Tomorrow, Saturday 9th, The Bass, the de la Cruz Collection and the Felix Gonzalez-Torres Family Archive collaborate to present a celebration day honoring the personal and artistic legacy of Felix Gonzalez-Torres, in commemoration of the 25th anniversary of his death in Miami, Florida. The virtual celebration will feature a series of three conversations joined by a panel of colleagues and scholars with distinct views and perspectives, memorializing the life of Felix Gonzalez-Torres. Live on Zoom.

THE BASS PRESENTS “FELIX GONZALEZ-TORRES: WHAT REMAINS”, A CELEBRATION OF THE ARTIST'S LIFE AND LEGACY