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Kiss the Hand You Cannot Bite Kiss the Hand You Cannot Bite

Kiss the Hand You Cannot Bite

Pio Abad

KADIST San Francisco, California, USA 06/05/2019 – 08/10/2019

Culminating his residency at KADIST San Francisco, Kiss the Hand You Cannot Bite is Pio Abad’s first solo exhibition in the United States. The newly commissioned body of work draws from multiple histories of exile, resistance, and displacement from the ’70s and ’80s that brought Filipinos to California, home to one of the largest diasporas of

Pio Abad, a selection from the series Untitled (Bolerium) (2019). Digital photocopies. Image courtesy of KADIST Pio Abad, Kiss the Hand You Cannot Bite (2019). Cast concrete. Photo by Jeff Warrin Pio Abad, For Gene (2019), For Silme (2019). Acrylic on canvas. Photo by Jeff Warrin Culminating his residency at KADIST San Francisco, Kiss the

The Feminist School of Painting The Feminist School of Painting

The Feminist School of Painting

Ad Minoliti

KADIST San Francisco, California, USA 10/03/2018 – 12/15/2018

The Feminist School of Painting is a solo exhibition by Ad Minoliti. Culminating her residency at KADIST, the project transforms the galleries into an active classroom with new murals of vibrant silhouettes of animals, landscapes, and geometrical forms. Reimagining the structure of an art school, Minoliti collaborates with a group of Bay Area artists, scholars,

Ad Minoliti, Amigxs, 2018 Digital postcard. Courtesy of KADIST Ad Minoliti, Installation view of Dollhouse, 2018, at Peres Projects, Berlin. Courtesy of KADIST Ad Minoliti, PLAY C, 2016. Digital collage on canvas, 100 x 140cm. Courtesy of KADIST The Feminist School of Painting is a solo exhibition by Ad Minoliti. Culminating her residency at KADIST, the project

El guardián del bosque

El guardián del bosque

Naufus Ramírez Figueroa

Proyectos Ultravioleta Ciudad de Guatemala 09/08/2018 – 11/17/2018

Narrative and performance interweave in Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa’s (Guatemala, 1978) practice through the use of images and sculptural objects linking history and autobiography. The exhibition, El guardián del bosque, results from a collaboration between KADIST and Proyectos Ultravioleta, and presents the first chapter of El mensajero del bosque sumergido (The Messenger of the Sunken Forest) a long term project commissioned by KADIST for The Missing Circle that will be developed in

Naufus Ramírez Figueroa. El guardián del bosque, 2018. Vista de instalación en Proyectos Ultravioleta. Imagen cortesía de Kadist Naufus Ramírez Figueroa. El guardián del bosque, 2018. Vista de instalación en Proyectos Ultravioleta. Imagen cortesía de Kadist Naufus Ramírez Figueroa. El guardián del bosque, 2018. Vista de instalación en Proyectos Ultravioleta. Imagen cortesía de Kadist La