Fernando de Szyszlo (Peru, 1925–2017) has crossed over the threshold of mystery that his paintings so often suggested. Perhaps more than any other master of Latin American modern art, his work brought together the lessons of a lyrical abstraction that never eschewed earthly forms, on the one hand, and the heritage of pre-Hispanic architecture and of its mythical universe, on the other.
Fernando de Szyszlo has cressed over the threshold of myste
Y Gallery presents Raquel Rabinovich’s Thresholds, her second solo show at the gallery.. The exhibition will consist of new paintings and drawings created between 2014 and 2017. This event anticipates her forthcoming retrospective at El Museo del Barrio, that will open in 2019, the year Rabinovich turns 90.
Raquel Rabinovich presents Thresholds at Y Gallery
Partidas Simultaneas presents the latest works by Estefanía Landesmann. Curated by Jorge Macchi, the exhibition poses a reflection on the photographic language, questioning conventions of the medium such as the eloquence of the image, its bidimensionality, its ability to record objectively or even the debt it carries with painting.
Estefanía Landesmann presents Partidas Simultáneas curated by Jorge Macchi
Graciela Sacco, one of the contemporary Argentine artists who most reflected on political and social violence, died Sunday at age 61 after a long fight against cancer.
The renowned Argentine artist Graciela Sacco passed away
Cristin Tierney Gallery is pleased to present Sign of Abandonment, an exhibition of new paintings by Jorge Tacla. It opens with a reception on Thursday, November 2nd from 6:00 to 8:00pm, and closes December 16th. Sign of Abandonment precedes a major survey of the artist’s work at Fundación Corpartes, opening November 21st in Santiago, Chile.
Jorge Tacla presents Sign of Abandonment
MOCA presents Adrián Villar Rojas: The Theater of Disappearance, a site-specific installation inside The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA’s warehouse space.
Adrián Villar Rojas: The Theater of Disappearance
MALBA inaugurates México moderno: Vanguardia y revolución, a broad panorama on the development of the different modernist aesthetic proposals that took place in Mexico during the first half of the 20th century. From November 3, 2017 to February 19, 2018
MALBA presents México moderno: Vanguardia y revolución
The Contemporary Art Museum of Buenos Aires - Fundación Aldo Rubino presents Eduardo Mac Entyre. Sutilezas de la línea, exhibition curated by Cristina Rossi that will allow you to follow the transformations of the line in her non-figurative work between October 28 and March 11, 2018.
MACBA presents Eduardo Mac Entyre: Sutilezas de la línea
ESTE ARTE celebrates its fourth edition from January 7th to 9th in Punta del Este, the most exclusive spa in South America, in which nearly 30 contemporary and emerging art galleries display their works.
ESTE ARTE announces its fourth edition
Through the exhibition "Martin Chambi and his contemporaries. Portraits of an Andean culture at the beginning of the 20th century, "the Juan Mulder Collection will be part of Foto México festival, which opens on Saturday, October 28, 2017 and will remain on display until February 18, 2018.
Juan Mulder Collection will be presented at Foto Mexico festival
The Museum of Modern Art in Buenos Aires presents the exhibition Untitled by the Bolivian artist Elba Bairon curated by Sofia Dourron.
Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires presents Untitled by Elba Bairon
McMullen Museum presents The Abstract Cabinet, an exhibition of Spanish-Argentinian artist Esteban Lisa (1895-1983) curated by Elizabeth Thompson, from September 16 to December 10 in the Monan Gallery.
The Abstract Cabinet by Esteban Lisa at McMullen Museum
Chile’s International Contemporary Art Fair shall take place from October 11th through the 15th at the CV Galería building, located at a strategic point in eastern Santiago: the triangle between Alonso de Córdova, Américo Vespucio and Avenida Kennedy. The fair shall consist of 4 sections: “Main”, “Focus”, “Planta” and “Nave de Ediciones”. In all, over 50 national and international galleries and art spaces shall take part in the Fair.
Ch.ACO’17 announces a new venue and other developments
The Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA) announces Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now—a major, mid-career survey of work by artist, Valeska Soares. On view through December 31, 2017, the exhibition is part of the Getty’s initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles.
Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now on view at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art
With Zeitgeist, The French-Argentine artist intends to democratize art and at the same time to generate some kind of altruism.
By Ohne Titel presents Zeitgeist at Bienalsur
Among many other artists, it is worth mentioning the presence of Christian Boltanski at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes; Pedro Cabrita Reis, Bernardí Roig and Marie Orensanz in the public space; Mariana Tellería, Iván Argote and Tatiana Trouvé at the MUNTREF Centro de Arte Contemporáneo; Shirley Paez Leme, Angelika Markul and Charly Nijensohn at the Centro Cultural Kirchner; and Vik Muniz and Guillermo Kuitca at the Brazilian Embassy. Several collections will be displayed, including those of the Contemporary Art Museum of Geneva and the Museo Reina Sofía of Spain.
Bienalsur, the most important contemporary art event for the region
Handmade, which is Muniz’s fifth solo show at the Galería Elba Benítez, forms part of the Apertura Madrid Gallery Weekend 2017 organized by Arte_Madrid.
Vik Muniz presents Handmade at Galería Elba Benítez
The Chilean artist Gonzalo Pedraza presents his first solo exhibition in Buenos Aires, titled "Collection of Images", it is a relational project around the collecting and ways of seeing that can be visited in the Cronopios Room of the Recoleta Cultural Center.
Gonzalo Pedraza presents Collection of Images at the Recoleta Cultural Center
Casa Hoffmann announces the closing of its collective exhibition Infranómadas curated by Santiago Rueda, with participating artists from Brazil, Colombia, France, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay.
Last days to visit Infranómadas curated by Santiago Rueda.
The Department of Art of the UTDT, together with the Secretariat of Federal Integration and International Cooperation of the Ministry of Culture of the Nation, are pleased to present a conference on the Cuban artist Tania Bruguera on art, education and politics next Monday 25 of September, 11.30am - Classroom SV2 Campus Alcorta.
Tania Bruguera's conference in Buenos Aires
The Museum of Modern Art of Buenos Aires, under the Ministry of Culture of the Government of the City of Buenos Aires, announces the inauguration of Sergio Avello: young multipurpose professional, to be held next Wednesday, September 20 at 7:00 pm in Av San Juan 350 with a party musicised by DJs Dr. Trincado, Oliverio and Ruben Zerrizuela, until 23:00.
Sergio Avello at Buenos Aires Modern Art Museum
The official launch of the XIV edition of the Biennial of Cuenca: "Living Structures: Rituals without Myths in Contemporary Art" was held on Thursday, August 24 at the Bienal's headquarters (Bolívar 13-89 and Estévez de Toral) a thesis proposed by the Venezuelan curator Jesus Fuenmayor, who makes an exposition of his conceptual proposal. In the same way, the Venezuelan artist and professor Yucef Merhi was presented, which has a charge of the pedagogical curatorship of the next edition that will take place in November 2018.
Biennial of Cuenca presents its new curators of the XIV edition
The Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires, governed by the Ministry of Culture of the City of Buenos Aires, presents the exhibition: Liliana Maresca: El ojo avizor. Obras 1982 – 1994 [Liliana Maresca: The Keen Eye. Artworks 1982 – 1994].
The Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires announces Liliana Maresca: El ojo avizor.
Gachi Prieto announces the openning of "Vertigo", individual exhibition of Lorena Marchetti, curated by Javier Villa, on Friday, September 1 from 7 pm. In the new space of the gallery, Uriarte 1373, Palermo, Buenos Aires.
Gachi Prieto presents Vertigo by Lorena Marchetti
The LACMA of Los Angeles presents the multidisciplinary exhibition A universal history of infamy for which commissioned the Argentine artists Zinny-Maidagan, part of the staff of Henrique Faria Buenos Aires and New York, the intervention of the facade of the institution.
Argentine artists intervene the facade of a museum in Los Angeles
Josefina Guilisasti presents Resilient, an installation at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, continuing with her research into time and material based objects, within the context of the exhibition A Universal History of Infamy, curated by Jose Luis Blondet.
Josefina Guilisasti presents Resilient
Victoria Miro is delighted to announce an exhibition of new paintings by US Detroit-based artist Hernan Bas inspired by the lore and romanticism of life at Cambridge.
Hernan Bas at Victoria Miro Mayfair
As part of the France-Colombia 2017 program, the two French contemporary art centers of La Villa du Parc and La Halle des Bouchers are pleased to host the first solo shows in France of two major artists from Colombia’s art scene, Danilo Dueñas in Annemasse and Juan Fernando Herrán in Vienne.
Danilo Dueñas at Villa du Parc and Juan Fernando Herrán at La Halle des bouchers
The Museum of Contemporary Art of Buenos Aires (MACBA) and the Center for Artistic Research (CIA) present its Jornadas de la Nueva Critica, which will take place from August 24 to 27 in the museum.
Jornadas de la Nueva Crítica in MACBA
The Hammer Museum announced the appointment of Allegra Pesenti as Associate Director and Senior Curator of the UCLA Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts.