Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Did You Know We Taught Them How to Dance?

Did You Know We Taught Them How to Dance?

Zina Saro-Wiwa

Blaffer Art Museum Houston, Texas, USA 09/25/2015 – 12/19/2015

Curated by Amy L. Powell Blaffer Art Museum is proud to debut Did You Know We Taught Them How to Dance?, the first solo museum presentation of works by British-Nigerian video artist and filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa. Featuring video installations, photographs, and a sound installation produced in the Niger Delta region of southeastern Nigeria from 2013 to

Curated by Amy L. Powell Blaffer Art Museum is proud to debut Did You Know We Taught Them How to Dance?, the first solo museum presentation of works by British-Nigerian video artist and filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa. Featuring video installations, photographs, and a sound installation produced in the Niger Delta region of southeastern Nigeria from 2013 to

MARGINALIA #10

MARGINALIA #10

Rometti Costales

Julia Rometti & Victor Costales (Rometti Costales) 11/01/2015 – 11/30/2015

Every month Marginalia invites an artist, curator or project to provide a series of images that will serve as the background of Terremoto, in relation to their practice and current interests. At the end of each month, the identity of our guest is revealed and the whole series of images is unveiled.   The inconstancy of wild

Marginalia consiste en la invitación mensual a un artista, curador o proyecto a escoger una serie de imágenes para el fondo de la página de Terremoto en relación con su práctica e intereses del momento. A final de cada mes se revela la identidad del invitadx y se pueden descubrir las imágenes en conjunto.   La

Playpen 2.0 Playpen 2.0

Playpen 2.0

Adriana Minoliti

DiabloRosso Casco Antiguo, Panamá 10/21/2015 – 12/08/2015

Mi práctica es el resultado de mi interés en el erotismo y la geometría, manifiesto a través de la pintura, impresiones, diseño, video e instalación. Mi trabajo reciente hace referencia en gran medida al cuerpo humano y a condiciones de género: representaciones abstractas y geométricas de cuerpos vivos en interiores, junglas, o que transforman otras

Mi práctica es el resultado de mi interés en el erotismo y la geometría, manifiesto a través de la pintura, impresiones, diseño, video e instalación. Mi trabajo reciente hace referencia en gran medida al cuerpo humano y a condiciones de género: representaciones abstractas y geométricas de cuerpos vivos en interiores, junglas, o que transforman otras

Everyone’s Heart Is Full of Fire

Everyone’s Heart Is Full of Fire

Marie Losier

Fahrenheit Los Angeles, California, USA 10/10/2015 – 12/12/2015

Curated by Martha Kirszenbaum Everyone’s Heart is Full of Fire reflects on the works of Dorothy Iannone (b. 1933) and Genesis Breyer P-Orridge (b. 1950), through these artists’ chronicles of love stories, each linked to a fascinating artist and character. Exploring the fusional relationship and artistic dialogue between Dorothy Iannone and Dieter Roth and the pandrogynous undertaking of

Curated by Martha Kirszenbaum Everyone’s Heart is Full of Fire reflects on the works of Dorothy Iannone (b. 1933) and Genesis Breyer P-Orridge (b. 1950), through these artists’ chronicles of love stories, each linked to a fascinating artist and character. Exploring the fusional relationship and artistic dialogue between Dorothy Iannone and Dieter Roth and the pandrogynous undertaking of

The Unsettling The Unsettling

The Unsettling

Paloma Bosquê

Pivô, São Paulo São Paulo, Brazil 08/29/2015 – 12/19/2015

The third edition of Hello.Again presents Paloma Bosquê’s O Incômodo (The Unsettling). The artist occupies Pivô’s ground floor with a series of sculptures made of brass, lead and rosin – the residual vegetable resin obtained after the distillation of turpentine. Bosquê has been working with this resin for a while, studying its handling and testing

The third edition of Hello.Again presents Paloma Bosquê’s O Incômodo (The Unsettling). The artist occupies Pivô’s ground floor with a series of sculptures made of brass, lead and rosin – the residual vegetable resin obtained after the distillation of turpentine. Bosquê has been working with this resin for a while, studying its handling and testing

Time / Image Time / Image

Time / Image

Curated by Amy L. Powell

Blaffer Art Museum Houston, Texas, USA 09/25/2015 – 12/12/2015

Blaffer Art Museum is proud to debut Time / Image, a group exhibition of artworks and films that probe the question of what constitutes an image of time, rendering it perceptible as an expansive dimension for play and for serious political imagination. Curated by Amy L. Powell, curator of modern and contemporary art at Krannert

Blaffer Art Museum is proud to debut Time / Image, a group exhibition of artworks and films that probe the question of what constitutes an image of time, rendering it perceptible as an expansive dimension for play and for serious political imagination. Curated by Amy L. Powell, curator of modern and contemporary art at Krannert

Cuba – Ficción y fantasía

Cuba – Ficción y fantasía

Curated by Hans-Michael Herzog & Katrin Steffen

Casa Daros Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 09/12/2015 – 12/13/2015

Casa Daros presenta la exposición Cuba – Ficción y Fantasía, con aproximadamente 130 obras pertenecientes a la Colección Daros Latinamérica de Zúrich, Suiza, de 15 destacados artistas cubanos: Ana Mendieta, Belkis Ayón, Iván Capote, Javier Castro, José Bedia, Juan Carlos Alom, Lázaro Saavedra, Los Carpinteros, Manuel Piña, Marta María Pérez Bravo, René Francisco, Santiago Rodríguez

Casa Daros presenta la exposición Cuba – Ficción y Fantasía, con aproximadamente 130 obras pertenecientes a la Colección Daros Latinamérica de Zúrich, Suiza, de 15 destacados artistas cubanos: Ana Mendieta, Belkis Ayón, Iván Capote, Javier Castro, José Bedia, Juan Carlos Alom, Lázaro Saavedra, Los Carpinteros, Manuel Piña, Marta María Pérez Bravo, René Francisco, Santiago Rodríguez

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

Superstition Superstition

Superstition

Hadrien Jacquelet

Del Vaz Projects Los Angeles, California, USA 09/04/2015 – 12/04/2015

When you believe in things that you don’t understand / Then we suffer / Superstition ain’t the way / Very superstitious, wash your face and hands / Rid me of the problems, do all that you can / Keep me in a daydream, keep me goin’ strong / You don’t want to save me, sad

When you believe in things that you don’t understand / Then we suffer / Superstition ain’t the way / Very superstitious, wash your face and hands / Rid me of the problems, do all that you can / Keep me in a daydream, keep me goin’ strong / You don’t want to save me, sad

Everything but the kitchen sank

Everything but the kitchen sank

Alejandro Almanza Pereda

San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco, California, USA 06/20/2015 – 12/12/2015

San Francisco Art Institute presents 2015 Harker Award recipient and artist-in-residence Alejandro Almanza Pereda’s Everything but the kitchen sank, on display now through December 12 in the Diego Rivera Gallery and July 28-October 3 in the Walter and McBean Galleries. This ambitious exhibition spans two gallery spaces — in the Diego Rivera Gallery, Pereda has

San Francisco Art Institute presents 2015 Harker Award recipient and artist-in-residence Alejandro Almanza Pereda’s Everything but the kitchen sank, on display now through December 12 in the Diego Rivera Gallery and July 28-October 3 in the Walter and McBean Galleries. This ambitious exhibition spans two gallery spaces — in the Diego Rivera Gallery, Pereda has