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

Walid Raad at Museo Jumex and Akram Zaatari at Videobrasil Walid Raad at Museo Jumex and Akram Zaatari at Videobrasil

Walid Raad at Museo Jumex and Akram Zaatari at Videobrasil

by Dorothée Dupuis Museo Jumex, Mexico City & Videobrasil, São Paulo

The art of our time undoubtedly has more political responsibility than ever. Akram Zaatari’s retrospective at Videobrasil in São Paulo and Walid Raad at the Jumex Museum in Mexico City perfectly illustrate this awareness on the part of artists. Using aesthetics as a metaphorical tool to understand society and its political organization, these two artists

Walid Raad, presentación Walkthrough, Museo Jumex, del 13 de octubre de 2016 al 8 de enero de 2017. Cortesía del Museo Jumex. Foto: Abigail Enzaldo. Indudablemente, el arte de nuestro tiempo tiene más responsabilidad política que nunca. La retrospectiva de Akram Zaatari en Videobrasil en São Paulo y la de Walid Raad en el Museo

Unerasable Memories: A historic look at the videobrasil collection Unerasable Memories: A historic look at the videobrasil collection

Unerasable Memories: A historic look at the videobrasil collection

Curated by Agustín Pérez Rubio

Videobrasil São Paulo, Brazil 10/31/2014 – 11/30/2014

  With Akram Zaatari, Ayrson Heráclito & Danillo Barata, Aurélio Michiles, Bouchra Khalili, Carlos Motta, Coco Fusco, Dan Halter, Enio Staup, Jonathas de Andrade, Léón Ferrari & Ricardo Pons, Liu Wei, Luiz de Abreu, Mwangu Hutter, Rabih Mroué, Rosangela Rennó, Sebastian Diaz-Morales, Vincent Carelli & Dominique Gallois, and Walid Raad   From the “discovery” of Brazil

  Con Akram Zaatari, Ayrson Heráclito & Danillo Barata, Aurélio Michiles, Bouchra Khalili, Carlos Motta, Coco Fusco, Dan Halter, Enio Staup, Jonathas de Andrade, Léón Ferrari & Ricardo Pons, Liu Wei, Luiz de Abreu, Mwangu Hutter, Rabih Mroué, Rosangela Rennó, Sebastian Diaz-Morales, Vincent Carelli & Dominique Gallois, y Walid Raad   From the “discovery” of Brazil