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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. December 20, 2014

Oswaldo Vigas
Weekly News, December 15 to 21, 2014
Ignasi Aballí
The Fundación Joan Miró, in collaboration with Obra Social La Caixa, announced on December 2 that the winner of the Fifth Joan Miró Contemporary Art Award.
Beatriz Milhazes: Botanical Garden
Organized by curator Tobias Ostrander, the exhibition is arranged in chronological order with secuential sections that focus on formal research.
Mestizo Histories
The exhibition entitled Mestizo Stories, curated by Adriano Pedrosa and Lilia Schwarcz, was presented at the Instituto Tomie Ohtake in São Paulo.
Steven Murphy
Steps Down as CEO of Christie's

Steven Murphy surprised everyone by announcing that he is relinquishing the top position of CEO of the Christie’s auction house at the end of this year.
Online Access to 400,000 works
from the MET’s Art Collection

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) in New York created a space on its homepage with 400,000 high-resolution images of emblematic works.
Beatriz Milhazes and her art and inspiration"
Beatriz Milhazes comments how the flora at the botanical garden of Rio de Janeiro near where she lives, becomes her vital surrounding for her inspiration. In this video, the artist explains her collages, and the process with which the materials used in her work, allows her to achieve the desired results.

The development of her art pieces ¨in constant movement,¨ are the result of the articulations from different media and colors, resulting in a dialogue among them.

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ArtNexus 95
Dec 2014 - Feb 2015

Transpolitical, Art in Colombia 1992-2012
A publication sponsored by J. P. Morgan, exploring the Colombian art production of the last 20 years.
Price: US$87