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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. April 17, 2015.
17/04/2015


 
Weekly News, April 13 to April 19, 2015

Award
Carlos Cruz-Díez
Every two years, alternating with the Newton Medal for scientific contributions, Color Group awards the Turner Medal, which is given to artists in recognition of their contributions to the understanding of color in the visual arts.
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Award
Third edition of the TransparentArte award announces winners
This event, open to all Chilean artists without age considerations, was held for the third consecutive year. The winner was Amalia Valdés
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Exhibition
Transparencia, fluidez y mediación
Curated by John Ángel Rodríguez, this exhibition presents visitors with a selection of works of art transmitted through the three media that are unique to the digital field.
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New Space
Fundación de Arte y Pensamiento Martín Chirino
The Fundación de Arte y Pensamiento Martín Chirino opened its doors last March 30th at Castillo de la Luz, in Las Palmas de Gran Canarias.
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Obituary
Rafael Soriano
Painter Rafael Soriano died in the city of Miami at the age of 94. Considered one of the forerunners of Cuban abstract art, Soriano began to paint and dabbled in abstractionism during the 1940s.
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Pilar Juncosa Grants
The Pilar i Joan Miró Foundation, following the will of its founders, promotes contemporary creative values by supporting young generations of artists in their education.
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French-Peruvian Visual Arts Competition
The Alliance Francaise in Lima and the French Embassy in Peru announce the 18th French-Peruvian visual arts competition “¨Passport for an Artist” 2015.
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Fernando Bryce
Dibujando la historia moderna documents the development of Fernando Bryce's oeuvre starting with mimetic analysis, a procedure used by the artist to focus his work on grand narratives, historical events, and decisive processes of the century, presenting viewers with different readings and points of view.

Bryce and the show´s curators, Natalia Majluf and Tatiana Cuevas, explain how the idea evolved and how, via the copying of various sources (official documents, press images, political propaganda, advertisements), different series of drawingstook shape to revise power relationships and their mediatization in the history of the Twentieth Century.

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ArtNexus 96
March - May 2015



Germán Arrubla.
Des-Ilusiones
The book was published on occasion of the artist’s exhibition at Museo Art-Deco, curated by Carlos Alberto González.
Price: US$35



Carlos Cruz-Diez in Conversation with Ariel Jiménez
The book documents more than thirty years of the artist´s works through a conversation between Carlos Cruz-Diez, and Ariel Jimenez, chief curator at the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.
Price: US$21