Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
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

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983 at The Broad, Los Angeles, USA Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983 at The Broad, Los Angeles, USA

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983 at The Broad, Los Angeles, USA

By Brandon Drew Holmes Los Angeles, California, USA 03/23/2019 – 09/01/2019

Something predictable happens when white institutions exhibit Black artworks. It doesn’t matter what the artist’s original intentions were or what statements the work speaks on its own. Somehow both artist and work become simplified of their emotions and reality. This expectation of erasure is not surprising, it’s the conscious affect of the Western institution built

Vista de instalación de Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983, en The Broad, Los Ángeles. Foto: Pablo Enriquez. Imagen cortesía de The Broad Algo predecible sucede cuando las instituciones blancas exhiben obras de arte Negras. No importa cuáles fueron las intenciones originales de lxs artistas o qué declaraciones hablan a

Necessary Force: Art in the Police State Necessary Force: Art in the Police State

Necessary Force: Art in the Police State

Curated by Karen Fiss and Kymberly Pinder

University of New Mexico Art Museum Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA 09/11/2015 – 12/12/2015

Artists: Josh Begley, Center for Tactical Magic, Larry Clark, Max King Cap, Mel Chin, Nani Chacon, Nick Cave, Melvin Edwards, Anita Luttrell Fields, Harun Farocki, Jacques Fragua, Harry Gamboa/ASCO, Nicholas Herrera, Danny Lyon, Jeremy Mende, Charles Moore, Otabenga Jones & Associates, Trevor Paglen, Dread Scott, Hito Steyerl, LaShawnda Crowe Storm, Spatial Information Design Lab (Eric

Artists: Josh Begley, Center for Tactical Magic Larry Clark, Max King Cap, Mel Chin, Nani Chacon, Nick Cave, Melvin Edwards, Anita Luttrell Fields, Harun Farocki, Jacques Fragua, Harry Gamboa/ASCO, Nicholas Herrera, Danny Lyon, Jeremy Mende, Charles Moore, Otabenga Jones & Associates, Trevor Paglen, Dread Scott, Hito Steyerl, LaShawnda Crowe Storm, Spatial Information Design Lab (Eric