(New York, USA) In order to expose existing mechanisms of injustice, violence, and inequality, the Latin American artists bring their own experiences and responses to diverse forms of crime, brutality, and exploitation. While Alice Miceli shows her photographic series “In Depth (landmines) / Colombian Series” that includes, by means of its structure, the excluded space, Marcelo Cidade presents a collection of images gathered from the internet that shows households intrusion attempts.
(Amersfoort, Netherlands) The exhibition is prompted by the prospect of the Rio Olympics: the second global sporting event to be hosted by Brazil within a few months, following the FIFA World Cup in 2014. In the exhibition, Kunsthal KAdE asks what sort of country chooses to showcase itself in this way. Part of the answer to that question can be found in the work of the visual artists and artist collectives currently active in Brazil.
(New York, USA) The fifth edition of Frieze Art Fair in New York will showcase the world’s leading galleries, innovative curated sections, a celebrated series of talks and site-specific artist commissions in a bespoke structure overlooking the East River in Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan. Frieze New York takes a similar approach to Frieze London, one of the world’s most influential contemporary art fairs.
(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) After traveling to Bolivia and Chile, the artists brought with him a series of works, visual translations of enigmatic desert words and of the entity that we tracked for several weeks. These are pieces that explore, relate to and revere ideas of revelation, cycles, time, transformation, desire, life and mystery. In each work, there are echoes of many questions, reflections of many movements and the certainty that, if it is of the Light, it will shine.
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