PST: LA/LA presents Martin Ramirez: his life in pictures, another interpretation
With this eighth posting, I continue to inform our online readers of the unprecedented exhibition Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. More than 75 Southern California Cultural Institutions will offer thematically linked exhibitions and programs in a four-month-long, region-wide exploration of Latin American and Latino Art in dialogue with Los Angeles. Have a look at the below summary of Martín Ramírez: his Life in Pictures, Another Interpretation at the ICA LA on view from September 9 to December 31, 2017.
Alison Jacques Gallery presents Ana Mendieta
Alison Jacques Gallery presents the gallery's second solo exhibition by Cuban-born artist, Ana Mendieta (b. 1948 Havana, Cuba; d. 1985 New York City, NY). This is the first solo show of Ana Mendieta's work in the UK since her retrospective Traces, curated by Stephanie Rosenthal at the Hayward Gallery in 2013.
Impulsarte: La Rural was present at arteBA 2017 for the ninth year
As every year, the company renewed its commitment to the local artistic scene acquiring works of Rondolini, Pierpaoli, Guerrieri, Soriano, Demestre and Gruppalli that join the collection of La Rural.
Last days to visit Materia, Forma y Poder by Carlos Huffmann
Until Friday 3 June, it is possible to visit the new exhibition by the Argentine artist Carlos Huffmann in Ruth Benzacar Galería de Arte.
Diego Ortiz Múgica at Centro Cultural Kirchner
From May 18 to June 30, Diego Ortiz Mugica presents "Water - Photographs, Black and White and Gray" at the CCK, a retrospective exhibition of 50 fine art works spanning more than forty years.
Anish Kapoor presents Destierro in the Parque de la Memoria
El Parque de la Memoria - Monumento a las Víctimas del Terrorismo de Estado presents in the PAyS room the exhibition "Destierro" by Anish Kapoor. The artist arrives in Argentina and exhibits for the first time in this country a sample designed especially for this space of art and memory.
Chandon presents a work by Eduardo Basualdo in the 26th edition of arteBA
Chandon surprises the year after year by inviting the most important contemporary Latin American artists to present a work in the Chandon Space. For this new edition of arteBA, which is open to the public from May 24 to 27, Chandon chose Eduardo Basualdo to offer a different experience to the visitors of the fair through his installation "Freelancer". In addition, Chandon is once again the sponsor of the ArteBA Young Quarter, the space of the fair where galleries and spaces that represent artists of young trajectory participate.
Deslices, the new edition of Solo Show Zurich at arteBA 2017
arteBA Fundación announces a new edition of Solo Show Zurich at arteBA 2017, set to take place from Wednesday May 24th to Saturday, May 27th at La Rural in Buenos Aires. For this year’s edition, Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy (curator for contemporary art at the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, New York and Caracas) has been incorporated to curate the section.
Marta Minujín and Nicolás García Uriburu protagonists of the most important events of 2017
Henrique Faria Buenos Aires gallery celebrates the presence of artists Marta Minujín and Nicolás García Uriburu in Documenta 14 Athens-Kassel and the 57th edition of the Venice Biennial respectively. Minujín and García Uriburu are linked to the gallery, which has worked intensively to put its work in the market and specialized criticism through a sustained participation in fairs and events of the international calendar.
MOLAA presents Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago
With this seventh posting, I continue to inform our online readers of the unprecedented exhibition Pacific Standard Time: LALA/ that offers thematically linked exhibitions and programs during a four-month-long, region-wide exploration of Latin American and Latino Art in dialogue with Los Angeles.
Diego Bianchi: The Charming Present at MAMBA
The Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires, run by the Ministry of Culture of the Government of the City of Buenos Aires, presents te exhibition Diego Bianchi: The Charming Present which will run until Sunday, 6 August.
Liliana Porter participates in the 57th edition of the Venice Biennale
Liliana Porter conceived the work Man with an axe, 2017, which will be presented for the first time at the Arsenale in Venice. The piece is the culmination of a series of works created in the last several years, in which Porter positions a tiny, solitary character in front of a pile of material completely out-of-proportion to their size or ability.
Flor Garduño presents her book
The book "Flor Garduño" from the Photo Poche collection, published by Fomento Cultural Banamex, A.C., will be presented on Wednesday, May 17th at 7:30 p.m. And Ediciones Tecolote.
Sandra Monterroso presents Distorsions and Imperfections at The 9.99 Gallery
From Thursday, April 27 until June 10, it is possible to see "Distorsions and Imperfections", the new exhibition by the Guatemalan artist Sandra Monterroso in The 9.99 gallery.
Cecilia Brunson Projects Santiago presents Graciela Iturbide
Cecilia Brunson Projects Santiago announces a solo exhibition by acclaimed Mexican photographer Graciela Iturbide. With works spanning four decades (from 1969 – 2007), the exhibition presents key moments from the artist’s career, including some of her most iconic images.
The Hammer Museum presents Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985
With this sixth posting, I continue to inform our online readers of the unprecedented exhibition Pacific Standard Time: LALA/ that offers thematically linked exhibitions and programs in a four-month-long, region-wide exploration of Latin American and Latino Art in dialogue with Los Angeles. The below is a summary of The Hammer Museum Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985, followed by a curatorial statement by Cecilia Fajardo-Hill on the exhibition. Over 260 works by more than 100 artists from 15 countries will be on View September 15–December 31, 2017
Ruby Rumié at Nohra Haime Gallery
Ruby Rumié: Weaving Streets, is being on view at Nohra Haime Gallery from April 21st to June 10th and will include a series of photographs, a video, a poster, and five volumes on Cartagena’s ambulant street vendors.
Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
With this fifth posting, I continue to inform our online readers of the extraordinary exhibition Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA that offers thematically linked exhibitions and programs in a four-month-long, region-wide exploration of Latin American and Latino Art in dialogue with Los Angeles. Have a look at the below summary of Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros at the J. Paul Getty Museum.
Argentine artist Juan Carlos Romero passed away
Born in Avellaneda, south of the Greater Buenos Aires, Romero became involved in the plastic arts from an early age. With a political imprint, throughout his career he has sought to develop unconventional plastic art techniques, such as mail art and urban interventions to which he gave a special dedication.
PST: LA/LA presents The U.S-Mexico Border: Place, imagination and possibility
With this fourth posting, I continue to inform our online readers of the unprecedented exhibition Pacific Standard Time: LALA/ that offers thematically linked exhibitions and programs in a four-month-long, region-wide exploration of Latin American and Latino Art in dialogue with Los Angeles. Have a look at the below summary of The U.S.-Mexico Border: Place, Imagination, and Possibility. Since September 10, 2017 – January 7, 2018 at the Craft & Folk Art Museum (CAFAM) and stayed tuned.
Eduardo Carrera is the CAC – Quito new curator
The City Museums Foundation (FMC), with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Metropolitan District of Quito, conducted an open and public process to select the Coordinator of the Contemporary Art Center. The mentioned competition had the application of 130 postulants.
Tomás Saraceno presenta su primer exhibición individual en un museo de Argentina
The Museum of Modern Art in Buenos Aires presents Tomás Saraceno: Cómo atrapar el universo en una telaraña, the first individual exhibition in an Argentinian museum by Tomás Saraceno (born in 1973 in San Miguel de Tucumán and resident in Berlin), which can be Visit until next August 27. In Av. San Juan 350.
Antarctic Biennale: The first biennial of performed in Antarctica
With the presence of the Minister of Culture of Argentina, Pablo Avelluto, the press conference that crowned the expedition was celebrated in the Faena Art Center. Antarctic Biennale brought together artists, scientific and global thinkers from all over the world in a cultural expedition without precedence.
Columbia University Previews Opening of the Lenfest Center for the Arts on its New Manhattanville Campus
Columbia University’s new Manhattanville campus will come to life this spring with the opening of its first two completed buildings, the Lenfest Center for the Arts and the Jerome L. Greene Science Center, both designed by Renzo Piano Building Workshop
PST: LA/LA presents Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art
Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art, an unprecedented series of shows presenting rarely exhibited artworks, is part of the Getty’s Pacific Standard Time initiative, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles.
Open call for curators: The 2017 CPPC Travel Award
The Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (CPPC) and Independent Curators International (ICI) announce The 2017 Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Travel Award for Central America and the Caribbean.
Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation Announces 2017 Grant Recipients
The Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation (CIFO) in Miami has named the nine recipients of its 15th annual Grants & Commissions Program, including an achievement award to the post-conceptual artist Daniel Joseph Martinez.
XIX International Call for Young Artists by Luis Adelantado Valencia
With almost twenty years, XIX International Call for Young Artists organized by Luis Adelantado Valencia is one of the most important prize of Valencia. Last day of admissions: 19 April 2017
MALBA presents Broken Time by General Idea
Broken Time is the first retrospective in Latin America of General Idea, a collective of Canadian artists formed in 1969 by AA Bronson
The 9.99 Gallery presents Vulcanidad by Diana de Solares
The 9.99 Gallery presents Vulcanidad, an exhibition of the recent work by Diana de Solares, who, in an abstract and geometric language, presents artifacts, sculptures and paintings that, behind a formal vocabulary, enter into their own reflections on the World and the way we inhabit our spaces.