Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Hacer una isla

Hacer una isla

Alejandra Venegas y Anabel Juarez

Ruberta Los Angeles, USA 04/29/2018 – 06/09/2018

Presented by BWSMX, Mexico City. In a studio visit leading up to this exhibition, I was having a conversation with the artist Alejandra Venegas about, well, let’s call it the nature of nature, and I was reminded of a passage in Norbert Wiener’s book, “The Human Use of Human Beings.” As entropy increases, the universe,

Installation view of Hacer una isla at Ruberta, featuring Alejandra Venegas and Anabel Juárez. Image courtesy of the artists, Ruberta, and BWSMX. Photo: Jeff McLane Installation view of Hacer una isla at Ruberta, featuring Alejandra Venegas and Anabel Juárez. Image courtesy of the artists, Ruberta, and BWSMX. Photo: Jeff McLane Installation view of Hacer una

Selected Drawings

Selected Drawings

Elsa-Louise Manceaux and Diego Salvador Rios

Ruberta Glendale, California, USA 01/20/2018 – 02/18/2018

Lodos presents Selected Drawings, a two-person exhibition by Mexico City-based artists Elsa-Louise Manceaux and Diego Salvador Rios. The show is comprised of a selection of drawings made between 2008 and 2018. Selected Drawings is an attempt to map a daily occurrence in both artists’ practices. Both Manceaux and Salvador Rios see drawing as research towards different

Elsa-Louise Manceaux and Diego Salvador Rios. Installation view of Selected Drawings, Ruberta, Los Angeles, 2018. Courtesy of Ruberta Elsa-Louise Manceaux and Diego Salvador Rios. Installation view of Selected Drawings, Ruberta, Los Angeles, 2018. Courtesy of Ruberta Elsa-Louise Manceaux and Diego Salvador Rios. Installation view of Selected Drawings, Ruberta, Los Angeles, 2018. Courtesy of Ruberta Lodos

Fantasías Fantasías

Fantasías

Elisabeth Wild

Ruberta Los Angeles, California, USA 11/05/2017 – 12/16/2017

Elisabeth Wild was born in Vienna (Austria) on February 6th, 1922. In 1938 she emigrated with her parents Franz and Stefanie Pollak to Buenos Aires, Argentina, fleeing Nazism in Europe. Coming from a family of female artists (her Grandmother was a painter), she learned to paint in Vienna’s Academy of Art and then explored figurative

Untitled, 2017. Collage on paper, 24.5 × 21.5 cm. Courtesy of Ruberta Elisabeth Wild, Fantasías, 2017. Exhibition view, Ruberta. Courtesy of Ruberta Untitled, 2017. Collage on paper, 26 × 20 cm. Courtesy of Ruberta Elisabeth Wild was born in Vienna (Austria) on February 6th, 1922. In 1938 she emigrated with her parents Franz and Stefanie

El eje del mal

El eje del mal

Radamés "Juni" Figueroa, Adriana Lara, Adriana Martínez, and more...

Ruberta Los Angeles, California, USA 09/10/2017 – 10/22/2017

El eje del mal is the inaugural exhibition at Ruberta, a new collaborative exhibition space in Glendale shared by Galería Agustina Ferreyra (Mexico City / San Juan), Lodos (Mexico City), Proyectos Ultravioleta (Guatemala City), CARNE (Bogota), and BWSMX (Mexico City). Each year, Ruberta will play host to one group exhibition involving all of the participating

Installation view (Diego Salvador Rios, Radamés “Juni” Figueroa, Mariana Murcia). Image courtesy of Ruberta. Cristina Tufiño, Lady Joker, 2017. Cold-finished ceramic. 8” x 7” x 4”. Image courtesy of Ruberta. Cristina Tufiño, Laugh Now Cry Later, 2017. Vinyl on wall. Variable dimensions. Image courtesy of Ruberta. El eje del mal es la exposición con la que se