Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, USA The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, USA

The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, USA

by Lee Escobedo New Orleans, Louisiana, USA 03/22/2018 – 07/22/2018

As US American men were funneled into the European theatre during WWII to breathe their last breathes, the sounds of drums rolled through the homes and factories back home. It was a calling by a country for its women to fill roles once excluded to them by society. Churning at a brutally slow pace for

Exhibition view. The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction, at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 2018. Image courtesy of Ogden Museum of Southern Art. The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction en Ogden Museum of Southern Art, Nueva Orleans, EUA  Mientras los hombres estadounidenses eran canalizados al teatro europeo durante la Segunda

About to Happen About to Happen

About to Happen

Cecilia Vicuña

Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans, Louisiana, USA 03/16/2017 – 06/18/2017

Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen traces the artist’s long career to stage a conversation about discarded and displaced people, places, and things in a time of global climate change. The first major U.S. solo exhibition of the influential Chilean-born artist is comprised of Vicuña’s multidisciplinary work in performance, sculpture, drawing, video, text, and site-specific installations over the course of the

Selection of Precarios, 1966-2017. Site-specific installation. 110 found-object sculptures: stone, shells, glass, wood, plastic, thread, net, seeds, paper, cloth, detritus, sand. Dimensions variable. Courtesy of Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans. Alex Marks Photography. Quipus Visceral, 2017. Site-specific wool installation. Colors: adobe, aster, chianti, fleshtone, lilac, magenta, periwinkle, plum, sand, waterlily. Dimensions variable. Courtesy of Contemporary

Mutual Support Mutual Support

Mutual Support

Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, Saul Robbins, Rachel Wallis, and more...

Pelican Bomb New Orleans, Louisiana 03/10/2017 – 04/23/2017

Artists: Tatyana Fazlalizadeh; Saul Robbins; Rachel Wallis; Evan Falbaum; and Residents of Shreveport, Louisiana, under the Direction of Nick Cave Pelican Bomb presents Mutual Support, a group exhibition highlighting artists whose practices engage issues of mental health and wellness. Whether in a doctor’s office, at home, or in public spaces, these artists center the process of

A still from director Evan Falbaum’s AS IS by Nick Cave, 2016. Single-channel video. Courtesy the director and the Shreveport Regional Arts Council. Installation view of Tatyana Fazlalizadeh’s A Solace with My Mama, 2017, at Pelican Bomb Gallery X, New Orleans. Six graphite-on-paper drawings and an audio file. Courtesy the artist and Pelican Bomb, New

Prospect 3 : Notes for Now Prospect 3 : Notes for Now

Prospect 3 : Notes for Now

Curated by Franklin Sirmans

Prospect New Orleans New Orleans, Louisiana, USA 10/23/2014 – 01/25/2015

With Terry Adkins, Manal AlDowayan, Tarsila do Amaral, Shigeru Ban, Shigeru Ban, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Zarina Bhimji, McArthur Binion, Douglas Bourgeois, Huguette Caland, Mary Ellen Carroll, Thomas Joshua Cooper, Charles Gaines, Jeffrey Gibson, Pieter Hugo, Hew Locke, Akosua Adoma Owusu, Pushpamala N. and Clare Arni, Will Ryman, Lucien Smith, Agus Suwage, Antonio Vega Macotela, ​Carrie Mae Weems,

With Terry Adkins, Manal AlDowayan, Tarsila do Amaral, Shigeru Ban, Shigeru Ban, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Zarina Bhimji, McArthur Binion, Douglas Bourgeois, Huguette Caland, Mary Ellen Carroll, Thomas Joshua Cooper, Charles Gaines, Jeffrey Gibson, Pieter Hugo, Hew Locke, Akosua Adoma Owusu, Pushpamala N. and Clare Arni, Will Ryman, Lucien Smith, Agus Suwage, Antonio Vega Macotela, ​Carrie Mae Weems,

Cities of Ys Cities of Ys

Cities of Ys

Camille Henrot

New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) New Orleans, Louisiana, USA 10/11/2013 – 03/02/2014

Curator : Miranda Lash, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at NOMA The New Orleans Museum of Art is pleased to debut the first U.S. solo exhibition this fall by French artist Camille Henrot (born 1978, lives in New York), recipient of the 2013 Venice Biennale Silver Lion for promising young artist. The exhibition Camille

Curator : Miranda Lash, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at NOMA The New Orleans Museum of Art is pleased to debut the first U.S. solo exhibition this fall by French artist Camille Henrot (born 1978, lives in New York), recipient of the 2013 Venice Biennale Silver Lion for promising young artist. The exhibition Camille