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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. August 16, 2013.

Weekly News, August 12 to 18, 2013
Pablo León de la Barra Appointed Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America
Richard Armstrong, Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation, today announced that distinguished independent curator Pablo León de la Barra has been selected as Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America.
Frida Kahlo / Diego Rivera Art in Fusion
Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) is today one of Twentieth-Century Mexico's best-known and most popular artists thanks, of course, to her personality and to the originality of a body of work that escapes any attempt at classification.
Latin American Art at CAAM
The Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM) of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, is presenting through November 3, 2013, two exhibitions by Latin American artists.
In Medi Terraneum Festival
The In Medi Terraneum Simultaneous Video Art Festival (IMT) is an arts initiative presented in the form of a festival with international participants, using the language of video art.
Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín
The Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín celebrates its 35 years of activity with an exhibition titled La gente en la colección del Museo, curated by Alberto Sierra, who was the institution’s founder in 1978.
Pablo Solano
Colombian painter Pablo Solano died on July 24th at the age of 85. His career began in Paris, where he traveled with Rogelio Salmona and German Samper as an architecture student at Universidad Nacional. In Paris, Solano worked in the Le Corbusier studio.
1st National Symposium on Cultural Management
This symposium will be held between October 3 and 5, 2013, and is intended to generate a space for reflection, analysis, debate, and agreements towards the consolidation of cultural management as a profession in Mexico.
Chile's National Council for Culture and the Arts, under its Cultural Endowment program, is calling for submissions to FONDART 2014.
Miguel Ángel Rojas
Artist Miguel Ángel Rojas talks about the origin of coca leaves in his work and the use he makes of this symbolic-real material. Rojas discusses social issues and events connected to the struggle for political and economic control of the coca leaf.
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ArtNexus 89
Jun - Aug 2013

Tomasello Visible. Structure and reflected color
Catalog of the exhibition at Ascaso Gallery, curated by Serge Lemoine. Includes biography, list of exhibitions and works.
Price: US$ 50

Objetos afortunados, Selecciones de la Colección Ella Fontanals-Cisneros
The catalogue accompanies the exhibition with the same title and shows the commitment of the Fontanals-Cisneros Collection to acquire contemporary art and show it to the public, as part of a curatorial project that allows for the comprehension of diverse productions and interventions by 41 artists.
Price: US$ 50