Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas


Feliciano Centurión

Americas Society New York, USA February 14, 2020 –

Feliciano Centurión (1962-1996) was a key artist of the 1990s artistic scene in Buenos Aires and a pioneer in the development of queer aesthetics. Born in Paraguay, the exuberant tropical landscape and flora and fauna of his childhood informed his work, as did his early exposure to the traditionally female craft traditions of embroidery, crochet,

Ave del paraiso florecido (Bird of flowering paradise), c. 1995. Embroidery on fabric, 16 ½ × 22 ½ inches (42 × 57 cm). Private collection, London. © Estate of the Artist, Familia Feliciano Centurión Installation view of Feliciano Centurión: Abrigo at Americas Society, February 14-May 16, 2020. Photo by Feliciano Centurión (1962-1996) was a