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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. December 21, 2012
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December 17 to 21, 2012

Award

USA Fellowships 2012
United States Artists

Coco Fusco and Luis Camnitzer are the recipients in their categories of the USA Fellowship 2012, given yearly by United States Artists. Established in Los Angeles in 2005, United States Artists distributes US$50,000 each to native and permanent resident artists in the US and Puerto Rico in eight categories.

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Award

Bal Harbour announces winner of the first "Unscripted" art commission

Bal Harbour announced the winner of the first “Unscripted” public art program. Jorge Sánchez Calderón was chosen for his work Americana.

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Project

Expansion MALBA

The project for the expansion of the Museo de Arte Latnoamericano de Buenos Aires, MALBA, founded by Eduardo Consantini, has been approved. It is slated for completion in two years.

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Exhibition

MAMBO Pays Tribute to Gonzalo Ariza on the 100th Anniversary of his Birth

To mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of Colombian master Gonzalo Ariza, the Museo de Arte Moderno in Bogota, MAMBO, presents the exhibition entitled Poetics of the Landscape. This retrospective will be inaugurated on November 30 of this year and it will remain open until January 13 of 2013.

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Obituary

Oscar Niemeyer

The celebrated Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, designer of Brasilia’s iconic futuristic buildings as well as hundreds of structures that revolutionized Twentieth-Century architecture around the world, died in Rio de Janeiro on December 5th, at the age of 104.

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ART NOTES
 

Storyboard José Damasceno

José Damasceno’s exhibition Storyboard, organized by the São Paulo Cultural Center, was open to the public from mid March through late May, as a new initiative on the part of the institution’s visual arts curatorship.

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ARTNEXUS MAGAZINE
 

Solo Show

Rosario Guillermo

Rosario Guillermo is an artist focused on the creation of ceramic sculptures. The exhibition at the Museo de la Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público—Museo de la SHCP, formerly Antiguo Palacio del Arzobispado—in Mexico City, presents Guillermo’s most recent work—from 2010 to 2012—in addition to one piece from 2008.

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Solo Show

Iran do Espirito Santo

It has been conjectured that to create new art, one must create new space. Iran do Espirito Santo has done both in his latest show at Sean Kelly Gallery. As the artist gives form to light, the space created is theoretical, illusory and representational.

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Solo Show

Flávia Ribeiro

Flávia Ribeiro is one of those artists whose career has taken place away from the foci of the artistic scene. In contrast to the eagerness of young artists of the 1980s towards having their work exhibited, Ribeiro presented her first solo show only in 1988, at the age of 34.

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BOOK FOR SALE
 

Book

Doris Salcedo

A publication by Phaidon Press 2000, on the work of important Colombian artist Doris Salcedo. Complemented with texts and interviews by Andreas Huyssen, Nancy Princenthal, Carlos Basualdo, Emmanuel Levinas and Charkes Merewether, who allow the reader to get deep into the social reflections of the artist through their analysis.

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