Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
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Daniel Ruanova

PARQUE Galería Ciudad de México 04/05/2018 – 05/25/2018

Obsessed with media’s visual language and border imaginaries, Daniel Ruanova has embarked on a long career in art with Tijuana as its starting point. It expands to cover an eclectic set of platforms that encourage the hybridization of the aesthetics of mass-media and digital platforms. From the exhibition’s title algorithm, the artist hints at the

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Vignettes from San Antonio Vignettes from San Antonio

Vignettes from San Antonio

Michael Menchaca

Ruiz-Healy Art San Antonio, Texas, USA 03/21/2018 – 05/12/2018

Michael Menchaca earned his MFA from the prestigious Rhode Island School of Design in 2015 with a concentration in printmaking. A San Antonio native, Menchaca is known to juxtapose images from popular culture with Mesoamerican iconography. Vignettes from San Antonio is a new series of work that is inspired by the artist’s hometown. Large collage

Michael Menchaca. Exhibition view of Vignettes from San Antonio, at Ruiz-Healy Art, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 2018. Courtesy of Ruiz-Healy Art Michael Menchaca. Exhibition view of Vignettes from San Antonio, at Ruiz-Healy Art, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 2018. Courtesy of Ruiz-Healy Art Michael Menchaca. Exhibition view of Vignettes from San Antonio, at Ruiz-Healy Art, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 2018. Courtesy of Ruiz-Healy Art Michael

imannam imannam

imannam

Curated by Tania Rivera

PIVÔ São Paulo, Brazil 04/08/2018 – 06/02/2018

Opening the activities of its Annual Exhibitions Program, Pivô presents imannam, by Brazilian artists Ana Linnemann, Anna Maria Maiolino and Laura Lima, curated by Tania Rivera. Adding to the show, a graphic piece made by Colombian artist Bernardo Ortiz is displayed in the central column of Pivô’s reception. imannam is an encounter of the three

Ana Linnemann, Anna Maria Maiolino and Laura Lima. Exhibition view of imannam, at PIVÔ, São Paulo, Brazil, 2018. Courtesy of PIVÔ Ana Linnemann, Anna Maria Maiolino and Laura Lima. Exhibition view of imannam, at PIVÔ, São Paulo, Brazil, 2018. Courtesy of PIVÔ Ana Linnemann, Anna Maria Maiolino and Laura Lima. Exhibition view of imannam, at PIVÔ, São Paulo, Brazil, 2018. Courtesy of PIVÔ Opening

Dora de Larios: Other Worlds Dora de Larios: Other Worlds

Dora de Larios: Other Worlds

Dora de Larios

The Main Museum Los Angeles, California, USA 02/25/2018 – 05/13/2018

The Main Museum in Downtown Los Angeles presents Dora De Larios: Other Worlds, an exhibition highlighting the work of L.A. native and noted ceramist Dora De Larios, one the city’s most vital, yet under-recognized artists. Dora De Larios: Other Worlds showcases work from the artist’s six-decade-long career and will inaugurate the new 2,750-square-foot mezzanine gallery,

Dora de Larios. Vista de la exposición Other Worlds, en The Main Museum, Los Ángeles, California, USA, 2018. Cortesía de The Main Museum Dora de Larios. Vista de la exposición Other Worlds, en The Main Museum, Los Ángeles, California, USA, 2018. Cortesía de The Main Museum Dora de Larios. Vista de la exposición Other Worlds, en The Main

Spring 2018 International Artist-in-Residence at Artpace

Spring 2018 International Artist-in-Residence at Artpace

Rafa Esparza, Kapwani Kiwanga, Carlos Rosales-Silva

Artpace San Antonio, Texas, USA 03/22/2018 – 05/13/2018

ring the bells that still can ring… there is a crack in everything Kapwani Kiwanga In her most recent works, Kapwani Kiwanga appears like a scientist, mobilizing her knowledge in social sciences to develop research projects. Following a singular methodology, she creates specific protocols she uses like filters to observe specificities and capacity to change

Kapwani Kiwanga. Vista de instalación de Suena las campanas que aún suenen…En todo hay grietas, en Artpace, Texas, EE.UU., 2018. Comisionada y producida por Artpace San Antonio. Foto por Charlie Kitchen Suena las campanas que aún suenen… En todo hay grietas Kapwani Kiwanga En sus obras más recientes Kapwani Kiwanga se muestra como una científica,

Nkame: A Retrospective of Cuban Printmaker Belkis Ayón (1967–1999)

Nkame: A Retrospective of Cuban Printmaker Belkis Ayón (1967–1999)

Belkis Ayón

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art Kansas City, Missouri, USA 01/25/2018 – 05/29/2018

Cuban artist Belkis Ayón (1967–1999) died at age thirty-two, leaving behind a body of work of considerable importance for the history of contemporary printmaking. Her death remains a painful mystery for the national and international art community that had witnessed with admiration her successful rise to the most demanding artistic circles of the 1990s. Sixteen

Exhibition view of Nkame: A Retrospective of Cuban Printmaker Belkis Ayón (1967–1999), at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, USA, 2018. Courtesy Estate of Belkis Ayón Exhibition view of Nkame: A Retrospective of Cuban Printmaker Belkis Ayón (1967–1999), at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, USA, 2018. Courtesy Estate of Belkis Ayón Exhibition view of Nkame: A

Frente de trabalho Frente de trabalho

Frente de trabalho

Ícaro Lira

Galeria Jaqueline Martins São Paulo, Brazil 04/07/2018 – 05/12/2018

Recently opened in São Paulo, Frente de trabalho (Work Group) by Ícaro Lira (1986, Fortaleza) is the artist’s first solo show at gallery Jaqueline Martins, and a great opportunity for delving deeper into the connections that art can build with myriad social, political and cultural contexts. Amid the vibrant, festive feel of events held alongside

Ícaro Lira. Exhibition view of Frente de Trabalho, Galeria Jaqueline Martins, São Paulo, Brazil, 2018. Courtesy of Galeria Jaqueline Martins Ícaro Lira. Exhibition view of Frente de Trabalho, Galeria Jaqueline Martins, São Paulo, Brazil, 2018. Courtesy of Galeria Jaqueline Martins Ícaro Lira. Exhibition view of Frente de Trabalho, Galeria Jaqueline Martins, São Paulo, Brazil, 2018. Courtesy of Galeria Jaqueline Martins Recently

Narrador pasivo

Narrador pasivo

Andrés Felipe Castaño

The White Lodge Córdoba, Argentina 03/23/2018 – 05/25/2018

El narrador pasivo es un mero observador de los hechos, alguien que como figura no participa y su trabajo sólo se limita a narrar, si bien lo que ve, algunas veces lo que escucha o le han contado. Su conocimiento sobre lo ocurrido suele ser bastante limitado, incluso delega en otros la responsabilidad de lo

Andrés Felipe Castaño. Vista de la instalación Narrador pasivo en The White Lodge, Cordoba, Argentina, 2018. Cortesía de The White Lodge y el artista Andrés Felipe Castaño. Vista de la instalación Narrador pasivo en The White Lodge, Cordoba, Argentina, 2018. Cortesía de The White Lodge y el artista Andrés Felipe Castaño. Vista de la instalación