Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Room for Failure Room for Failure

Room for Failure

Curated by Omar López-Chahoud

Piero Atchugarry Gallery Miami, Florida, USA 02/21/2019 – 05/19/2019

Room for Failure is a group exhibition about the thought process and connection that exists between the mental space of the creator and the end result (the artwork)—the subjective versus the objective. It is often associated with the simple action of defeat, collapse, and nonsuccess. Although “failure” has a negative connotation and it is read as

Andre Komatsu, Ruinas latino-americanas (2018). Digital manipulation printed on newspaper (Folha de São Paulo, 01/24/2018) and cotton string. Image courtesy of Piero Atchugarry Gallery Andre Komatsu, Terra plena 3 [project] (2019). 30 cement bags cut and hardened cement. Image courtesy of Piero Atchugarry Gallery William Cordova, Rami maki (Condensed history of Alchemy) (2019). Cut paper, ink, and paint.

Configurations Configurations

Configurations

Katinka Bock, Guillaume Leblon, Gabriel Rico

IK LAB Tulum, Yucatán, México 12/23/2018 – 01/31/2019

Alchemical forces, ephemeral transformations, surreal transitions and post-apocalyptic ruins are just some of the themes explored in Configurations, which opened on September 23, at the contemporary art space, IK LAB, founded by Roth (Eduardo Neira). Curated by Claudia Paetzold, Configurations presents a selection of work by Franco-German artist Katinka Bock, whose recent presentation at Manifesta in Palermo, Sicily, evocatively uses

Installation view. Guillaume Leblon, Portrait (2016), for Configurations at IK LAB, 2018. Courtesy of IK LAB Installation view. Guillaume Leblon, Abandoned Window (2018), for Configurations at IK LAB, 2018. Courtesy of IK LAB IK LAB, 2018. Courtesy of Fernando Artigas Architect / Photographer Alchemical forces, ephemeral transformations, surreal transitions and post-apocalyptic ruins are just some of the

VECINOS VECINOS

VECINOS

Eduardo Sarabia, Cynthia Gutiérrez, Gonzalo Lebrija, Gabriel Rico, Gwladys Alonzo

CULT San Francisco, USA 10/27/2017 – 01/20/2018

VECINOS features five prominent artists living and working in Mexico: Eduardo Sarabia, Cynthia Gutiérrez, Gonzalo Lebrija, Gabriel Rico and Gwladys Alonzo. Aged between 26 and 45, they represent different career points within a new generation emerging from Mexico and gaining notoriety in international circles. Most established are Gonzalo Lebrija and Eduardo Sarabia each of whom

Gwladys Alonzo, Cynthia Gutierrez, Gonzalo Lebrija, Gabriel Rico, Eduardo Sarabia. Installation view of VECINOS, CULT, San Francisco, 2017. Courtesy of CULT Gabriel Rico, Merde, 2012, Ceramic and 24-karat gold and platinum paint, 120 x 20 x 6 cm / 47.2 x 7.8 x 2.3 inches, Edition: unique (from a series of 6 unique works). Courtesy

+52. Paisajes Recientes

+52. Paisajes Recientes

Alejandro Almanza Pereda, Gustavo Artigas, Hernaín Bravo, and more...

Fundación CALOSA Irapuato, Guanajuato, México 10/29/2016 – 03/25/2017

Artistas: Alejandro Almanza Pereda, Gustavo Artigas, Hernaín Bravo, Paula Cortázar, Gabriel de la Mora, Amanda García Martín, Mario García Torres, Adela Goldbard, Enrique Hernández, Iván Krassoievitch, Gonzalo Lebrija, Israel Martínez, Theo Michael, Gabriel Rico, Melanie Smith, Tercerunquinto, Fabiola Torres-Alzaga, Francisco Ugarte, Pablo Vargas Lugo, Luis Alfonso Villalobos +52. Paisajes recientes es una revisión de las formas contemporáneas

Adela Goldbard, Lobo, 2013. Video proyección con sonido. Cortesía de la artista y Fundación CALOSA, Irapuato. Fotografía: Ana Blanco Alejandro Almanza Pereda, Horror Vacui (Escena nocturna No.1), 2014. Concreto y pintura. Colección CALOSA. Cortesía de Fundación CALOSA, Irapuato. Fotografía: Ana Blanco Vista de instalación (de izquierda a derecha): Luis Alfonso Villalobos, Buscando el edificio Nuevo

Atlas sobre papel

Atlas sobre papel

Octavio Abundez, Edgardo Aragón, Andrea Bárcenas, Javier Barrios, and more

Páramo Guadalajara, Jalisco, México 06/24/2016 – 08/13/2016

Artistas: Octavio Abundez, Edgardo Aragón, Andrea Bárcenas, Javier Barrios, Isa Carrillo, Maurizio Chavira, Edgar Cobián, Hiram Constantino, Sofía Crimen, Pedro Escapa, Cristian Franco, Alberto Fregoso Gafford, José García, Guillermo Guarino, Lisa Gutiérrez, Cynthia Gutiérrez, Daniel Guzmán, Ursula Hernández, Bayrol Jiménez, Héctor Jiménez, JIS, Gonzalo Lebrija, Alberto López Corcuera, Iván López de los Santos, Javier M. Rodríguez, Felipe Manzano, Rubén Méndez, Jorge Méndez Blake,

Artistas: Octavio Abundez, Edgardo Aragón, Andrea Bárcenas, Javier Barrios, Isa Carrillo, Maurizio Chavira, Edgar Cobián, Hiram Constantino, Sofía Crimen, Pedro Escapa, Cristian Franco, Alberto Fregoso Gafford, José García, Guillermo Guarino, Lisa Gutiérrez, Cynthia Gutiérrez, Daniel Guzmán, Ursula Hernández, Bayrol Jiménez, Héctor Jiménez, JIS, Gonzalo Lebrija, Alberto López Corcuera, Iván López de los Santos, Javier M. Rodríguez, Felipe Manzano, Rubén Méndez, Jorge Méndez Blake,

Reconstrucción Reconstrucción

Reconstrucción

A project by Abraham Cruzvillegas

Museo de Arte de Zapopan (MAZ) Zapopan, Jalisco, México 01/31/2016 – 05/29/2016

Artists: Adrián S. Bará, Javier Barrios, Javier Cárdenas Tavizon, Isa Carrillo, César Castillo, Claudia Cisneros, Edgar Cobián, Santino Escatel, Mónica Escutia, Paula Espinoza, Alejandro Fournier, Cristian Franco, Angel García Avalos, Cynthia Gutiérrez, Luisa Fernanda Gutiérrez, Daniel Guzmán, N. Samara Guzmán Fernández, Enrique Hernández, Héctor Jiménez, Felipe Manzano, Lourdes Martínez, Luis Rodrigo Medina, Mario Navarro, Humberto Ramírez,

Artistas: Adrián S. Bará, Javier Barrios, Javier Cárdenas Tavizon, Isa Carrillo, César Castillo, Claudia Cisneros, Edgar Cobián, Santino Escatel, Mónica Escutia, Paula Espinoza, Alejandro Fournier, Cristian Franco, Angel García Avalos, Cynthia Gutiérrez, Luisa Fernanda Gutiérrez, Daniel Guzmán, N. Samara Guzmán Fernández, Enrique Hernández, Héctor Jiménez, Felipe Manzano, Lourdes Martínez, Luis Rodrigo Medina, Mario Navarro, Humberto Ramírez,