Cecilia Fajardo-Hill, a curator of the Radical Women exhibition at the Hammer Museum, talks about this largely ignored history. The post “You Can’t Say It Doesn’t Exist”: A Curator on the Art of Latin American Women from 1960 to ’85 appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Morton Subastas announces its upcoming Latin American Art Auction. For this highly anticipated sale, the auction house will showcase an exceptional selection of 260 lots by some of the most important Latin American Masters. Leading the auction is an outstanding oil on canvas by Leonora Carrington (estimate US$670,000-$830,000). Show More Summary
Sotheby's announced that August Uribe has rejoined the auction house as Vice Chairman, Americas. August was formerly with Sotheby?s Latin American and Impressionist & Modern Art departments over a 22-year tenure that began in 1991. In 2014, he joined Phillips auction house as Worldwide Co-Head of Contemporary Art. Show More Summary
In one of its largest exhibitions ever the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main is collaborating with the Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires (Moderno). The exhibition, A Tale of ?Two Worlds: Experimental Latin American Art...Show More Summary
If 2017 has been the year for Latin American and U.S. Latino visual art in Los Angeles — courtesy of the exhibition series Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA — then 2018 should be the year of performance. In January, more than 200 Latino and Latin American artists will stage more than 75 performance...
A pioneer of electronic sculptural art, Juan Downey made a splash in 1960s and '70s New York when he rigorously critiqued Eurocentric views of Latin American identity. The post Toward an Invisible Architecture appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Sotheby?s announced highlights from their Latin America: Modern Art auction in New York. Following the integration of Contemporary Latin American Art into Contemporary Art sales, Modern Art will be presented in a single afternoon session on 21 November. Show More Summary
Contributed by Katarina Wong / The Getty recently launched Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a highly ambitious and rewarding initiative that explores Latin American and Latino art “in dialogue” with the city itself. More than 70 art institutions are participating, each offering their own take on the topic. Show More Summary
This year, the Getty initiative known as Pacific Standard Time has focused on the very broad categories of Latino and Latin American art. How we talk about these categories matters. The post Ways to Talk About Latin American and Latino Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Christie?s announces the fall season of Latin American Art with the live auction taking place November 21-22 and an online auction running November 13-21. Combined, the sales include over 200 lots, offering a comprehensive selectionShow More Summary
Phillips announced highlights of Latin American art from the upcoming auction season. On Tuesday, 21 November, the Latin America sale will feature 85 works that span the 20th and 21st centuries, with works by Jorge Eielson, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Zilia Sánchez, and Sandú Darié, among others. Show More Summary
On its 15th anniversary, the Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation presents works from its Grants and Commissions Program, which has supported over 120 artists from Latin America in that time. The post A Major Collection Considers New Ways to Tell the Story of Latin American Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The letter, received some two years ago by curator of Latin American art at LACMA,was penned in an odd, first-person style, speaking as the painting itself. The post A Mysterious Letter Claims a Long-Lost Baroque Painting is in LA appeared first on Hyperallergic.
On Saturday 4 November, Canberrans will have a chance to experience the amazing tradition of “Dia De Muertos” at the Day of the Dead Fiesta – a yearly community celebration of Latin American & multicultural music, dance, food, and art. This year’s Fiesta will be held from 1 pm until 8 pm at the Ainslie Arts Centre and […]
The Art Institute of Chicago is presenting the first-ever North American exhibition devoted to the pivotal Brazilian artist Tarsila do Amaral (1886-1973). Tarsila, as she is known, is a paradigmatic figure in twentieth-century art whose...Show More Summary
An old industrial building in Chinatown harbors the pop-up exhibition Proyectos LA, which features art work from all over the continent.
Walk into “Video Art in Latin America” at LAXART and you’ll wonder: Why does it smell like rotten bananas in here? The gallery’s contribution to the constellation of exhibitions known as Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA is a sprawling survey of video from the 1970s to the present. Deftly curated by...
Lina Puerta uses mixed-media to tell their story Migrant farm workers have been a part of the agricultural industry in the United States for many years, with many coming from Latin American countries for seasonal work like fruit-picking. Show More Summary
Hello, I’m Mark Olsen. Welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. Last week, we mentioned the UCLA series “Recuerdos de un cine en español: Latin American Cinema in Los Angeles, 1930-1960,” with screenings at both the Billy Wilder Theater and the Downtown...
There's an infinite number of worthwhile art shows to see in L.A. and its environs between now and early next year — and 70 of those are part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, the Getty's massive Latinx and Latin American art initiative that's taken over institutions throughout Southern California, from...