Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Casa Tomada

Casa Tomada

Curated by Anna Goetz

Calle 22 12BIS, San Pedro de los Pinos Ciudad de México, México 04/07/2018 – 05/05/2018

  I wanted to reconstruct that space and enter it so I could feel real again. [1] Casa Tomada, the independent exhibition project, is inspired by Tom McCarthy’s novel Remainder (2006), and by Julio Cortázar’s title-giving short story, Casa Tomada (1946). In McCarthy’s Remainder, the protagonist questions the authenticity of the world as he experiences it—he

  Detail of Ed Atkins, Hisser, 2015. Courtesy of Anna Goetz Francesco Pedraglio, Oxford University Church of St. Mary the Virgin, UK, 1811, 2018. Courtesy of Anna Goetz Gina Folly, Double Fantasy VIII-X, 2018. Courtesy of Anna Goetz I wanted to reconstruct that space and enter it so I could feel real again. [1] Casa Tomada, the

Cuevas civilizadas

Cuevas civilizadas

Curated by Rodrigo Ortiz Monasterio

Ladera Oeste Guadalajara, Jalisco, México 03/16/2017 – 06/17/2017

Artists: Leonor Antunes, Roma Cortina, Rometti Costales, Mario García Torres, Pablo Ortiz Monasterio, Francesco Pedraglio The story of the house is obscure. At the end of the 1940s, a businessman and his spouse decided to build a new house, on the same land, just in front of the one they were living. It was an extensive property, as

Fotografía de Saúl Molina del Arquitecto Carlos Lazo Barreiro en su despacho de la calle Sonora, número 80. Fondo Saúl Molina Barbosa/Carlos Lazo Barreiro, IISUE/AHUNAM. Francesco Pedraglio, La mosca y la historia de la cueva (Facts Are Fluid Series 02) [detalle], 2017. Dos relatos, barras de aluminio, plástico pintado a mano sobre bastidores. Cortesía del

Beyond Lawn and Order Beyond Lawn and Order

Beyond Lawn and Order

A project by Rodrigo Ortiz Monasterio

joségarcía ,mx Mexico City, Mexico 06/25/2016 – 08/29/2016

Artists: Özlem Altin, Jef Cornelis, Rometti Costales, Ger van Elk, Mario García Torres, Ian Hamilton Finlay, James Lee Byars, Francesco Pedraglio, Tania Pérez Córdova Beyond Lawn and Order, an exhibition that explores two films, which revolve around the theme of conflict, by TV director, documentary maker and screenwriter Jef Cornelis (1941). Throughout these films, the director aims to provoke

Artistas: Özlem Altin, Jef Cornelis, Rometti Costales, Ger van Elk, Mario García Torres, Ian Hamilton Finlay, James Lee Byars, Francesco Pedraglio, Tania Pérez Córdova Beyond Lawn and Order una exposición que toma como punto de partida dos películas, estructuradas en torno al tema del conflicto, del director de televisión, documentalista y guionista Jef Cornelis (1941). En ellas, el director

Descripción de una entrevista

Descripción de una entrevista

Francesco Pedraglio

Parallel Oaxaca Oaxaca, México 11/20/2015 – 01/07/2016

FACTS – He moves a temporary wall previously constructed to cover one of the two doors and blocks one entrance – With a knife, he cuts a frame into the temporary wall and partially reveals the street behind – He starts talking… – Imagine 9 possible scenarios for Calle Santo Tomas… – Using the leftover

FACTS – He moves a temporary wall previously constructed to cover one of the two doors and blocks one entrance – With a knife, he cuts a frame into the temporary wall and partially reveals the street behind – He starts talking… – Imagine 9 possible scenarios for Calle Santo Tomas… – Using the leftover