"I'm looking for innovation, a new language" comments Catalina Casas, director of the Colombian gallery Casas Riegner in an interview with Arte Basel to its new project Meet the Gallerists”
Meet the gallerists: Art Basel interview with Catalina Casas
Pancha, the Colorful Bird and the Shining is the first solo exhibition by Mexican artist Jorge Satorre (Mexico City, 1979) at REDAC, in the United States. The commissioned installation by Satorre consists of a series of sculptures and drawings that collectively portray alternative and subjective historic narratives, developed by the artist in contrast to standard, institutional versions of events and hegemonic discourse.
Jorge Satorre: Pancha, the Colorful Bird and the Shining Snake
In response to the curatorial proposal for the Venice Architecture Biennale 2018, whose theme for this edition is FREESPACE, Brazil’s official participation in Venice has been named Walls of Air.
Walls of Air: Brazil Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale
The Mexican artist Teresa Margolles presents her new work in Witte de With Center of Contemporary Art, which consists of a performance on the migratory processes between Venezuela and Colombia based on the field work carried out in 2017.
A new work by Teresa Margolles at Witte de With Center
Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA was a collaborative initiative led by the Getty that explored Latin American and Latino art over a four-month period from September 2017 through January 2018. Through Julia P. Herzberg, Arte al Día presented each of its proposals and exhibitions from the beginning. Now we shared a report by Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation, that shows initiative also supported 4,080 jobs and added $24.3 million in tax revenues for state and local government
PST LA/LA involved nearly 2.8 million participants and generated &430.3 million in economic output across southern California
Curated by Jane de Almeida, the exhibition showcases artworks of ten artists as a starting point for an investigation process on the subject of organizational systems off the RADAR, understood in a broad sense.
Off the Radar at Visual Arts Gallery University of California
In the year dedicated to Afro-Atlantic histories Museu de Arte de de São Paulo presents the exhibition Daily Life, Painting and Resistance By Maria Auxiliadora (1935–1974).
Maria Auxiliadora: Daily Life, Painting and Resistance at MASP
Alphaville e outros by the artist Antoni Muntadas (Barcelona, 1942), is the seventh installment of the new cycle 'Machines of vision', from the magazine Campo de Relampagos focused on presenting pieces that unveil the narrative devices of cinema and that establish relationships parental with other authors and languages.
Campo de Relámpagos presents ‘Alphaville e outros’ by Antoni Muntadas
Irene Kopelman announces her solo show at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in Roterdam, Netherlands. The exhibition brings together pieces from different projects: large scale paintings, drawin, watercolors ans sculptures; created between 1012 and 1016.
Irene Kopelman’solo exhibition at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art
Signo 36 is a concept of publication that germinates in the dark caused by that lost number of the magazine Signs that edited and directed, between 1969 and 1985, the Cuban poet, artist, publisher and folklorist Samuel Feijóo. Signs 36 is a project by Ernesto Oroza. Volume # 00 was edited by Ernesto Oroza and Clara Astiasarán.
Signo 36 is presented at the Biennial of Havana with his Volume #00
On Saturday, May 5, the first Gallery Day of the year arrives, with the support of the City Government. The circuit that begins the cycle 2018 includes the neighborhoods of Palermo and Villa Crespo and will have the participation of 21 galleries, workshops and art spaces will open their doors from 3 pm to 7 pm so you can visit them and live a different afternoon.
First Gallery Day of the year is coming
Aceros al Infinito is the international traveling exhibition of the Colombian sculptor Santiago Medina that will be installed in Medellín and Bogotá this month. From April 12, CES University will host the first stop of the international exhibition of monumental stainless steel sculptures which will then travel to New York, Miami, Los Angeles and London.
Multisensory exhibition of steel works arrives for the first time to Colombia
Van Riel gallery presents 'Smoke on Vanguards' the next solo exhibition by the Argentine artist Pablo Lapadula, a set of paintings and drawings made by capturing on paper smoke from a domesticated candle.
Van Riel Gallery presents 'Smoke over Vanguards' by Pablo Lapadula
This exhibition, curated by María Inés Rodríguez and co-organised with the CAPC musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux and the KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, presents a selection of works which number around 150 and capture the sixty odd years of the artist’s career.
Beatriz González at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
How to Biennale! invites participation from anyone engaged in organising art events to join an open forum of ideas at Tate Exchange (Tate Modern). On May 9, 2018, 12pm
How to Biennale! An Exchange of ideas at Tate Modern
Faena Art is pleased to announce Tamar Guimarães and Kasper Akhøj (Guimarães b. 1967, Belo Horizonte, Brazil; and Akhøj b. 1976, Copenhagen, Denmark) as the winners of the 2018 Faena Prize for the Arts. Special mention awards were given to Vivian Caccuri (Brazil) and Ishmael Randall Weeks (Peru).
Announcing 2018 Faena Prize for the Arts winners and special mentions
Alexander and Bonin announces the opening of a solo exhibition of Eugenio Dittborn’s eight most recent Airmail Paintings on Saturday, May 5, 2018.
Eugenio Dittborn solo exhibition at Alexander and Bonin
Jesús Fuenmayor, the curator of the XIV edition of the Biennial of Cuenca, selected thirteen national artists whose workshops he visited in Cuenca, Guayaquil and Quito, which add to the forty international artists invited directly by the curator.
Cuenca Biennial presents the invited artists of the XIV edition
Two years after their iconic Bésame Mucho installation at Coachella, R & R Studios returns to Coachella Music and Arts Festival, Indio, Caflifornia, with 40 feet tall Supernova to continue their artistic journey, creating “imaginary solutions” for a better world.
Supernova by Roberto Behar & Rosario Marquardt at Coachella Music & Arts Festival 2018
The 2018 Y.ES Grant for Art Writers is officially open. This year, Y.ES Contemporary and Arte Al Día partner to promote critical writing about contemporary art from and in El Salvador and invite all interested writers from around the globe to apply.
Calling for Y.ES Grant for art writers in partnership with Arte al Día
The Cabinet program is carried out in the showcase of the FLORA building, visible from the street. The name refers to the cabinets of curiosities, exhibition spaces predecessors of the museum that emerged in Europe during the Renaissance and were very popular in the seventeenth century.
FLORA opens its call for the Gabinete program
Prior to its opening in the MMAP, William Cordoba with Leslie Hewitt, and curator Maria Elena Ortiz will sit down and chat about the various intersecting narratives cordova’s work is informed by from architecture, to cinema, literature, and music.
now’s the time: william cordova and Leslie Hewitt talk at PAMM
Artistic director Cecilia Alemani shares highlights of ‘Hopscotch’, her citywide exhibition, part of the 2018 Art Basel Cities Week in Buenos Aires
Art Basel Cities 2018: An artistic journey through Buenos Aires
FLORA ars+natura open its call to attend the Seminar with the independent curator based in Bogotá, Jennifer Burris.
Open Call: Seminar with Jennifer Burris at FLORA
SOMA opens the call for its Educational Program 2018-2020 aimed at young artists interested in interacting with their peers to discuss and reflect horizontally on different aspects of art production.
Open call: SOMA 2018-2020 Educational Program
Museum of Art, Architecture & Technology (MAAT) presents Eco-Visionaries: Art and Architecture after the Anthropocene, a project centred on current practices that propose critical and creative visions vis-à-vis the environmental transformations that are disturbing our planet.
MATT presents Eco-visionaries: Art and Architecture after the Anthropocene
The Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester (MAG) is pleased to announce NOSFERATU (The Undead), a film installation by New York-based artist Javier Téllez that focuses on cinema and mental illness.
Javier Téllez's Nosferatu (The Undead) presented by the Memorial Art Gallery
Distant relatives of Frida Kahlo have won a temporary injunction that stops sales of a Barbie doll depicting the late Mexican artist.
Mexican court blocks sales of Frida Kahlo Barbie doll
Peru Arte Contemporáneo, the international art fair, inaugurated its sixth edition with 50 galleries simultaneously.
PArC 2018 is already opened
Cripta747 launchs the open call for the second edition of its international Residency Programme. Deadline: April 29th