Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
RELATIONS: Diaspora and Painting RELATIONS: Diaspora and Painting

RELATIONS: Diaspora and Painting

Curated by Cheryl Sim

PHI Foundation for Contemporary Art Montréal, Québec, Canada July 8, 2020 – November 29, 2020

RELATIONS: Diaspora and Painting brings together over 50 artworks that elicit a convergence of visual melodies and countermelodies, which culminate in a contrapuntal experience. This group show explores the complex and multiple meanings of diaspora, its condition, and its experiences as expressed through painting. “The questions and concepts of diaspora are of deep, personal interest

Installation view, RELATIONS: Diaspora and Painting, 2020, PHI Foundation. From left to right: Rajni Perera, I take a journey, you take a journey, we take a journey together (Mask 4), 2020. Courtesy of the artist; Ancestor 2, 2019; Ancestor 1, 2019. Courtesy of Patel Brown Gallery, Toronto © PHI Foundation for Contemporary Art, photo: Richard-Max

Where the Oceans Meet Where the Oceans Meet

Where the Oceans Meet

Curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Asad Raza, Gabriela Rangel, and Rina Carvajal

Museum of Art and Design at MDC Miami, Florida, USA April 5, 2019 – September 29, 2019

  Museum of Art and Design (MOAD) at Miami Dade College (MDC) presents Where the Oceans Meet, an exhibition of modern and contemporary art that resonates with the pioneering thought of two Caribbean writers, Lydia Cabrera and Édouard Glissant. The international group of thirty-nine artists and collectives in the exhibition consider notions of shifting and

Lani Maestro, A Book Thick Of Ocean ( 1993). Photo by Lincoln Mulcahy. Courtesy of the artist. Ana Mendieta, Fundamento Palo Monte: Silueta Series (Gunpowder Works) (1980). Photo Credit: Vieri Tomaselli. © The Estate of Ana Mendieta Collection, LLC. Courtesy Galerie Lelong & Co. Courtesy of The Ella Fontanals Cisneros Collection, Miami Yto Barrada. Film

#1: Cartagena #1: Cartagena

#1: Cartagena

Cartagena de Indias Atlántico, Colombia 02/07/2014 – 04/07/2014

Curators : Berta Sichel with co-curators Bisi Silva, Barbara Krulik, Paul Willemsen (International exhibition) and Miguel Gonzalez, Gabriela Rangel, Stephanie Rosenthal (Colombian artists exhibition) #1: Cartagena is an issue-oriented project with works spread throughout the historic district. #1: Cartagena reflects on the cultural traditions of the people, the history and the deep connections to the colonial past, as well

Curators : Berta Sichel with co-curators Bisi Silva, Barbara Krulik, Paul Willemsen (International exhibition) and Miguel Gonzalez, Gabriela Rangel, Stephanie Rosenthal (Colombian artists exhibition)     #1: Cartagena is an issue-oriented project with works spread throughout the historic district. #1: Cartagena reflects on the cultural traditions of the people, the history and the deep connections to the colonial past,