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Weekly News, June 10 to 16, 2013
The 8th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art announces its dates and artistic team
The 8th Berlin Biennale has been confirmed to take place between May 29 and August 3, 2014 at different venues in Berlin.
Dalí's Divine Comedy in San Salvador
Salvador Dalí’s illustrations for Dante Alighieri’s Divine Comedy will be on exhibit through June 30th, 2013 at MARTE, the Museo de Arte del Salvador.
Zurich, Host City Manifesta 11 in 2016
Since the birth of Manifesta during the beginning of the 1990s, its mission has been to explore the cultural topography of Europe. Every two years, organizers find a new city or region in which to insert the event.
Intensive Curatorship Seminar in Argentina
ICI, the independent curators organization, in collaboration with the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Buenos Aires (MACBA), has developed an intensive seminar on art curatorship.
Miami Art Museum Revamped and Renamed
The Miami Art Museum or MAM—as it had been known until 2011 before it closed for renovations—received a new anonymous donation of 12 million dollars in cash and another estimated 3 million dollars in artworks.
Omar Carreño
A founder of expansionismo in Venezuela, a member of the Dissidents group in France, and a winner of Venezuela’s Premio Nacional de Artes Plásticas award, Omar Carreño passed away last May 11th at the age of 85.
The auctions for Latin American Art
The auctions for Latin American Art started early this season with Phillips sale on May 23, a week ahead of the Christie's and Sotheby's sales.

A Work by Lygia Clark sets New Record at Auction
On May 23 the Philips Auction House, in New York City, auctioned the work Contra Revelo (Objeto N. 7) by Brazilian Lygia Clark (1920-1988) for a record price.
Marcelo Moscheta, 1.000 Km, 10.000 years
Teaser of the exhibition 1.000 km, 10.000 years, at Galeria Leme in São Paulo as part of the Project Plataforma Atacama, from May 8th to June 8th, curated by Alexia Tala "Moscheta is a traveler-artist who´s trips are conceived as the means for keeping record of elements later used to rebuild cartographies."
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ArtNexus 89
Jun - Aug 2013

Sara Modiano
The book gathers works from Sara Modiano´s career as an artist and as one of the female figures of Colombian art during the 1970s, who dedicated her visual arts explorations to a variety of media such as painting, drawing, photography, video and sculpture.
Price: US$86

Tomas Maldonado
In conversation with María Amalia García Book from the series edited by Fundación Cisneros, aiming to preserve the work of important Latin American artists. In this case, the author carries out a detailed interview on the artist's career, his interests and his work as a professor in different countries.
Price: US$20