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  ArtNexus.com E-mail Newsletter October 2009
07/10/2009


ArtNexus.com E-mail Newsletter October 2009
News and Views
- Moacir dos Anjos, curator of the 29th São Paulo Biennial, 2010. Brazil
- Third Rufino Tamayo Museum. Mexico
- 5th Biennial VentoSul. Curitiba. Brazil
- 14th Cali International Arts Festival. Cali, Colombiaa

Call for entries
- Manuel Mendive’s Anthology Book
- Call For Entries. Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum (CAF).

Works for Sale in Virtual Galleries
- Galería Patricia Ready

Electronic Catalog
- Antonia Guzman

Books and Catalogs
- Oscar Muñoz. Documents of Amnesia
- Unseen Mendieta
- Mariano. Catalogue Raisonné. Painting 1936-1949, Volume 1

Upcoming Events
- First Latin American auction at Phillips de Pury & Company. New York
- First Contemporary Art Fair from Chile
– Chaco. Santiago de Chile. Chile
- Frieze Art Fair. London
- ArtBo 2009. Bogota, Colombia



Magazine No. 73
Avalible in: www.artnexus.com/issue73.html


News and Views

- Moacir dos Anjos, curator of the 29th São Paulo Biennial, 2010. Brazil

This past July 13, the recently named director of the São Paulo Biennial foundation, Heitor Martins, announced Moacir dos Anjos as the next curator of the 2010 Biennial (dates to be confirmed). More about this news





- Third Rufino Tamayo Museum. Mexico

The cultural legacy of Mexican artist Rufino Tamayo (1899-1991) continues to broaden, with the third museum in Mexico to bear the Oaxaca artist’s name, in Atizapan. More about this news


- 5th Biennial VentoSul. Curitiba. Brazil

The biennial brings together artists from the five continents under the name Big Water: the Altered Maps. The 5th Latin American Biennial of Visual Arts, VentoSul, will stir the scene of visual arts in the whole country. The event is taking place in Curitiba, from August 8th to October 11th and then moves on to other Brazilian states and Latin American countries. The Biennial will discuss contemporary art and exhibit the works of artists from 29 countries of the five continents, with more than one hundred guests. More about this news



- 14th Cali International Arts Festival. Cali, Colombia

The 14th edition of the Cali International Arts Festival will take place September 17–27. It is an encounter between the arts and film that is organized by the Association for the Promotion of the Arts (Proarte, its acronym in Spanish) with the support of the Santiago of Cali City Hall and the Ministry of Culture. More about this news


Call for entries

- Manuel Mendive’s Anthology Book

The preliminary process is under way to create an anthology book of the recognized Cuban artist Manuel Mendive. Read more



- Call For Entries. Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum (CAF).

The annual juried exhibition open to all visual artists living or working within Santa Barbara, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo Counties. Materials must be received by Friday, October 23, 2009 at 5 p.m. Read more




Works for Sale in Virtual Galleries

- Galería Patricia Ready

Galería Patricia Ready is an art gallery whose curatorial direction gives priority to Contemporary Chilean and Latin American art. The gallery has more than 25 years of cultural experience and boasts one of the largest spaces in Chile with a 400 m² hall for paintings and sculptures, a 100 m² hall for graphic works and photography, an auditorium for 100 people, a cafeteria and a large hall for exclusive art sales, thus becoming an important cultural center. Visit the virtual gallery






To participate in ArtNexus.com’s Virtual Galleries, send your e-mail message at: vg@artnexus.com or call (305) 891-7270 x 102.


Electronic Catalog

- Antonia Guzman

We invite you to see the Electronic Catalog for the Argentinean artist Antonia Guzman. Guzman makes extensive use of saturated colors, applied emotionally, rather than realistically, and modulates those colors to provide definition and depth. She provides a minimum of particulars, allowing the viewer to fill in the blanks with his own imagination. Visit the catalog





To participate in ArtNexus.com’s e-catalogs, send your e-mail message at: ecatalogs@artnexus.com or call (305) 891-7270 x 102.



Books and Catalogs

- Oscar Muñoz. Documents of Amnesia

Catalog of his first solo exhibition in Spain, organized by the Meiac of Badajoz. The book includes several essays that explain how the artist researches the process of entropy to which photography and digital archives are subjected, and how he explores the topics related to identity, narcissism and anonymity. Edited and Published by Meiac, 2009. Texts by Carlos Jimenez, Santiago Olmo, and Oscar Muñoz. Spanish and English. 220 pages. Color illustrations. Soft cover. 8 1/5 x 10 1/5 (21 x 26 cm). In our store







- Unseen Mendieta

The book gathers unpublished works by Ana Mendieta, her acknowledged performances and drawings of projects that were left unfinished at the time of her death. Texts by Olga Viso documenting the artist’s career. Edited by Prestel, 2008. English. 304 pages. 320 color illustrations. Hard cover. 11 3/5 x 9 4/5 (29,5 x 25 cm.). In our store





- Mariano. Catalogue Raisonné. Painting 1936-1949, Volume 1

A text focused on the work by the Cuban artist Mariano Rodríguez between 1936 and 1949. The book is the result of a 10 year research by renowned scholar and curator José Veiga. Edited by Ediciones Vanguardia Cubana. 2007. Texts by Elvia Rosa Castro and Roberto Cobas. English and Spanish. 349 pages. Hard cover. 12 x 10 in. (30,5 x 25,5 cm.). In our store



Upcoming Events

- First Latin American auction at Phillips de Pury & Company. New York

Phillips de Pury & Company presents LATIN AMERICA, a theme auction offering a cross section of quality works of contemporary art, design and photographs. The sale will be on October 3rd at the company’s Chelsea galleries in New York. LATIN AMERICA will compose a survey of work by established and emerging artists which are inspired by, reflect on and embody the spirit of the region and the culture of Latin America.



- First International Contemporary Art Fair from Chile – Chaco. Santiago de Chile. Chile

The first International Contemporary Art Fair from Chile takes place October 2 to 6 at the Club de Planeadores de Vitacura, in Santiago. The fair will be featuring emerging and established galleries from Chile in conjunction with galleries from Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Colombia and Spain. For more information visit www.feriachaco.cl



- Frieze Art Fair. London

Frieze Art Fair takes place every October in Regent’s Park, London. The fair showcases new and established artists to an international audience, from October 15 to 18. Frieze Art Fair features more than 150 galleries from around the world. Visit www.friezeartfair.com



- ArtBo, 2009. Bogota, Colombia

ArtBo Art Fair will be held from October 22 to 26, in Corferias, Bogota. The fair is organized by the Camara de Comercio, and will feature more than 250 artists from 14 countries, including Colombia. For more information visit: www.artboonline.com




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