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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. October 17, 2014

Oswaldo Vigas
Weekly News, October 13 to 19, 2014
New President and Advisors at the Museu de
Arte de São Paulo (MASP)

Beginning on March of 2015, Brazilian entrepreneur Heitor Martins will assume the post of President of the Museu de Arte de São Paulo alongside a new team of 83 permanent and temporary advisors.
Juan Fernando Herrán
Colombian artist Juan Fernando Herrán has been chosen by the partners of the Pictet Group for the fifth commission of the Prix Pictet.
Fundación Misol 2014 Grant Winners
The Fundación MISOL announced the winners of the Creation Grant for young Latin American artist and the Curatorship Grant for a project centered on Colombian art.
Cosmopolitical Jungle
The exhibition titled Cosmopolitan Jungle will remain open until December 13 of this year at the Museo de Arte of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. With this proposal, María Belén Saéz, curator of the exhibition, aims at promoting dialog and collective creation.
Hydrophonies was developed as part of a series of residencies created for Contraexpediciones, a project in which approximately 14 artists worked on collective works that were created in several places across the Antioquia region.
Artists from 11th FEMSA Monterrey Biennial
The call resulted in an exhibition that was inaugurated on August 14 and that will remain open until November 9 of this year, at the Centro de las Artes in Parque Fundidora, in Monterrey.
Yokohama 2014
The enormous elicits the recollection of obvious things. But their obviousness does not mean that they have been overcome. Under the motto Triennale in the City, the Yokohama Triennale 2014.
Mira Shendel
A video on occasion of "A Poet of Translucency", Mira Schendel´s first exhibition at Tate Modern in London. The curator, Olivier Renaud-Clément, speaks on different aspects of the artist's work from 1969 on, pointing out religion, among other subjects, as an issue to reflect upon and on the singularity of a language of her own developed along the different periods of her production.

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ArtNexus 94
Sep - Nov 2014

Otras Voces. Otro Arte
This book edited by Planeta, gathers ten conversations with Colombian artists, and is the result of an investigation carried out by Diego Garzón, journalist working for important written media in Colombia.
Price: US$62

ArtNexus Brasil en Colombia
Anthological book of Brazilian art conceived from texts published in ArtNexus/Arte en Colombia between 1974 and 2011, with Adriano Pedrosa as editor.
Price: US$40