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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. November 9, 2012.
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November 5 to 9, 2012

Award

George Bisacca

George Bisacca, painting restorer and conservationist at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, will receive the 2012 Gabarrón International Award in Conservation and Restoration.

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Call

European Charlemagne Youth Prize 2013

The European Parliament and the Foundation of the International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen announce the call for participation in the European Charlemagne Youth Prize 2013.

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Call

"Galería Rural"

Ruralive Colombia seeks to use tourism to improve the habitability of rural areas and the quality of life for families with limited resources; it has among its goals the elimination of poverty in those areas of the country.

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Exhibition

Manolo Valdés / Monumental Sculpture

Featuring seven sculptures in bronze, cor-ten steel, and aluminum, the exhibition Manolo Valdés / Monumental Sculpture will be on view at the New York Botanical Garden through May 26, 2013.

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Exhibition

Imaginary Homelands

Imaginary Homelands, an exhibition exploring the manifest contrasts between two distant locations—in this case, the cities of Bogotá (Colombia) and Toronto (Canada)— is presented at the Art Gallery of York University from September through December 2, 2012.

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ART NOTES
 

The Stockholm Syndrome: Comments After a Metal Building

Latin America still suffers from a kind of Stockholm Syndrome. Enamored as we are with our former kidnappers, it is difficult for us to let go of our forebears' aspirations to turn those tropical horizons into a reflection of the Old World.

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ARTNEXUS MAGAZINE
 

Essay

María Evelia Marmolejo's Political Body

María Evelia Marmolejo, (Cali, 1958) is one of the most radical and political artists of the 1980s in Latin America. Active primarily in the 1980s, her work remains unknown not only outside of Colombia but in her own country.

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Solo Show

Valeska Soares

The recent exhibition by Valeska Soares entitled Paragraphs was inaugurated at the Galería Fortes Vilaça (Galpão) located in the Barra Funda neighborhood in São Paulo. Soares presented a series of unpublished paintings and a group of photographs.

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Solo Show

Regina Galindo

The Artium Museum in Vitoria, Spain, presented an anthological exhibition devoted to Regina José Galindo. The show could be interpreted as a possible answer to the unsettling question posed by India’s post-colonialist theoretician Gayatry Spivak.

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BOOK FOR SALE
 

Book

Regina José Galindo

The book is focused on the discursive force of this artist of performance, through essays by renowned critics. It shows the “poetics” of this young woman who uses her body to express strong statements on social topics, closely linked to women.

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