Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly, at Bemis Center, Omaha, Nebraska Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly, at Bemis Center, Omaha, Nebraska

Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly, at Bemis Center, Omaha, Nebraska

By Melinda Kozel Omaha, Nebraska, USA 12/07/2017 – 02/24/2018

The Bemis Center of Contemporary Arts debuted Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly this last winter in Omaha, Nebraska. The exhibit, curated by Risa Puleo—the first to hold title as Curator-in-Residence at the Bemis Center—seeks to address the contemporary result of a long and woven history of movement, as

Salvador Jimenez-Flores, Nopales híbridos: An Imaginary World of a Rascuache-Futurism, 2017. Terra-cotta, porcelain, underglazes, gold luster and terra-cotta slip. 96 x 96 x 96 inches. Courtesy the artist. Photo: Colin Conces El Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Bemis inauguró el invierno pasado en Omaha, Nebraska, Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the

Dallas Art Fair 2016 and Houston Roundup Dallas Art Fair 2016 and Houston Roundup

Dallas Art Fair 2016 and Houston Roundup

By Dorothée Dupuis Dallas, Texas 04/15/2016 – 04/17/2016

What’s the difference between prejudice and fantasy? Texas incarnates a big chunk of the American dream, notably in relation to a specific landscape, the one of the Wild West, with its reddish canyons and strategically designed myths of autochthon tribes fighting heroic cowboys whitewashed as straight and Caucasian. On this image is superimposed others of

Nick Vaughan y Jake Margolin en Devin Borden, Houston. Dallas Art Fair 2016. ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre el prejuicio y la fantasía? Texas encarna gran parte del sueño americano, notablemente en relación a un paisaje específico, el del Wild West, con sus valles rojos y sus mitos diseñados de tribus autóctonas peleando cowboys heroicos blanqueados. Sobre esta