Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Obsidian Ladder Obsidian Ladder

Obsidian Ladder

Donna Huanca

Marciano Art Foundation Los Angeles, California, USA 06/28/2019 – 12/01/2019

Marciano Art Foundation (MAF) presents Obsidian Ladder, the first large-scale solo exhibition in the United States by Bolivian American artist Donna Huanca. Huanca’s site-specific installation for MAF’s 13,000-square-foot Theater Gallery reveals a new topography of triggered senses, combining sound, scent, and live performance. These elements are experienced together against a constellation of carved steel sculptures and

Installation view of Donna Huanca: Obsidian Ladder (2019). Courtesy the artist, Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles and Peres Projects, Berlin. Photo by Joshua White/JWPictures.com Installation view of Donna Huanca: Obsidian Ladder (2019). Courtesy the artist, Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles and Peres Projects, Berlin. Photo by Joshua White/JWPictures.com Installation view of Donna Huanca: Obsidian Ladder

Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly, at Bemis Center, Omaha, Nebraska Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly, at Bemis Center, Omaha, Nebraska

Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly, at Bemis Center, Omaha, Nebraska

By Melinda Kozel Omaha, Nebraska, USA 12/07/2017 – 02/24/2018

The Bemis Center of Contemporary Arts debuted Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly this last winter in Omaha, Nebraska. The exhibit, curated by Risa Puleo—the first to hold title as Curator-in-Residence at the Bemis Center—seeks to address the contemporary result of a long and woven history of movement, as

Salvador Jimenez-Flores, Nopales híbridos: An Imaginary World of a Rascuache-Futurism, 2017. Terra-cotta, porcelain, underglazes, gold luster and terra-cotta slip. 96 x 96 x 96 inches. Courtesy the artist. Photo: Colin Conces El Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Bemis inauguró el invierno pasado en Omaha, Nebraska, Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the

X Bienal de Nicaragua

X Bienal de Nicaragua

Curated by Oliver Martínez Kandt

Palacio Nacional de Cultura Managua, Nicaragua 02/11/2016 – 05/14/2016

Artistas: June Beer, Homenaje / Abraham Cruzvillegas, Claudia Gordillo, Jacopo Miliani, Judy Radul, Matti Braun, Patricia Belli, Queer Thoughts (Puppies Puppies – Sam Lipp – Will Benedict – Lucie Stahl – Luis Miguel Bendaña – Mindy Rose Schwartz – Lin May Saeed – Carlos Reyes – ÅYR – Donna Huanca – Kaoru Arima), Raúl Quintanilla.

Artistas: June Beer, Homenaje / Abraham Cruzvillegas, Claudia Gordillo, Jacopo Miliani, Judy Radul, Matti Braun, Patricia Belli, Queer Thoughts (Puppies Puppies – Sam Lipp – Will Benedict – Lucie Stahl – Luis Miguel Bendaña – Mindy Rose Schwartz – Lin May Saeed – Carlos Reyes – ÅYR – Donna Huanca – Kaoru Arima), Raúl Quintanilla.

Scenes with Flat Objects Scenes with Flat Objects

Scenes with Flat Objects

Curated by Andrés González

Travesía Cuatro Guadalajara, Jalisco, México 01/30/2016 – 05/15/2016

Artists: Elena Bajo, Debora Delmar Corp., Donna Huanca, Tania Pérez Córdova, Lucia Elena Prusa and Elena del Rivero This is a story of weightless facts. The events that make up this story take place on the limits of diverse objects. These objects are the consequences of past events. In this story, colors and shapes are actions; contours and

Artistas: Elena Bajo, Debora Delmar Corp., Donna Huanca, Tania Pérez Córdova, Lucia Elena Prusa y Elena del Rivero Esta es una historia de hechos ligeros. Los eventos que conforman esta historia suceden en los límites de diversos objetos. Objetos que son las consecuencias de acontecimientos ya ocurridos. En esta historia, los colores y las formas son acciones; los