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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. April 10, 2015

Weekly News, April 6 to April 12, 2015

Application for Fondation Henri Cartier–Bresson
Award 2015 is announced

Presented by the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, the HCB Award is a prize to stimulate a photographer’s creativity by offering the opportunity to carry out a project that would otherwise be difficult to achieve.

Mexico-Colombia Encounters
This exhibition, which seeks to establish a dialog between the art of the two countries through works from the Sura collection and from the Museo Nacional de Colombia.
Latin American Census of Contemporary Art
The Latin American Census of Contemporary Art is a collaborative initiative programmed for April of 2015, intended to determine how many artists and contemporary art workers are there in Latin America.
Banco de la República presents its Online Art Collection
With this project, Banco de la República makes a large digital museum available to all Internet users, and a complete tool for researchers, allowing them a detailed appreciation of its artworks.
Cildo Meireles: Installations
On occasion of Cildo Meireles´ solo show at HangarBiccoca (Milano, Italy), Vernissage TV presents an interview to the Brazilian artist.

In this video, he describes how Cildo Meireles: Intallations arrived in Italy. The request by the curators of HangarBicocca to include the largest works. He talks about the presentation of some of these works in Spain in 2008, and the decision of showcasing Cruzeiro do Sul, one of his iconic creations.

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ArtNexus 96
March - May 2015

Brazilian Art under Dictatorship
Antonio Manuel, Artur Barrio and Cildo Meireles A book by university professor Claudia Calirman with a perspective of the political situation of Brazil in the late 1960´s and early 1970´s, through the critical view of three important Brazilian artists.
Price: US$25