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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. October 31, 2014

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Weekly News, October 27 to 31, 2014
Carolina Ponce de León
The Ministry of Culture of Colombia, intent on strengthening the lines of action developed for the past five years by its Arts Directorate has appointed Carolina Ponce de León as the Directorate’s Visual Arts Advisor.
El Cuerpo Habla Collective
Sara Modiano Award

The award is an initiative of the the Sara Modiano Foundation for the Arts that rewards Colombian artist under de age of 35 in order to further his/her career in the national and international level.
The 56th Edition of the Venice Biennale International Art Exhibition announces title and dates for 2015
The President of the Venice Biennale, Paolo Baratta, accompanied by the curator for the 56th International Art Exhibition, Okwui Enwezor, met with representatives of the 53 countries participating in the exhibition, to be held between May 9th and November 22nd, 2015.
Sebastiao Salgado

Génesis, a traveling exhibition by Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado, will be on display from October 23rd, 2014 through February 8th, 2015 at CaixaForum in Barcelona.
Temacapulín. Proyecto de una inundación
Ex Teresa Arte Actual, an alternative art space in Mexico City’s historic downtown, hosted the work of the young sound artist Diego Martínez, who presented a project for the recovery of recent memory in a small village of Altos de Jalisco: Temacapulín.
WaveMaker Grants (r.a.d), an educational platform launched by Miami-based non-profit Cannonball, is now accepting applications for its inaugural semester, Spring 2015.
Carlos Garaicoa. An Apparent Order (poetic-political)
On occasion of Carlos Garaicoa´s exhibition, An Apparent Order (poetic-political), at Fundación Botín, the artist explains how the city, urban space and architecture are references in his work, inquiring on the apparent order of things. He talks about Fragile (Frágil), a new work created for this show, which alludes to the fragility of the city, to certain areas of development, and to its economic and political potential.

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ArtNexus 94
Sep - Nov 2014

Memoria. Cuban Art of the 20th Century
The result of 10 years of research compiled by a group of artists leaded by the Art Historian and Critic, Jose Veiga. An encyclopedia of Cuban art, with a chronology of punctual exhibitions from 1921 through 1996.
Price: US$150

Ana Mercedes Hoyos. Retrospectiva
A selection with the most representative works by one of the most acknowledged figures of Colombian art.
Price: US$75