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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. August 21, 2015

Weekly News, August 17 to August 23, 2015

Politics and Celebrity
From July 24 to September 29, the Centro Cultural Matucana 100, presents a group of exhibitions under the umbrella title "Politics and Celebrity."
From August 28 through the end of April 2016, Puerto Rican artist Pepón Osorio, renowned for his large installations, presents the exhibition titled "reForm."
More Art More Impact
With the support of the prestigious New York-based Phillips auction house and the Galería La Cometa, the Fundación Juan Felipe Gómez Escobar has organized the auction titled More Art More Impact, which features works by internationally recognized Colombian and foreign artists.
25 years of Lélia Mordoch Gallery
As part of the celebrations for the 25th anniversary of the Lélia Mordoch Gallery, the Vasarely Foundation of Jas de Bouffan, Aix-en-Provence, is presenting El Ojo fenómeno (L’OEil Phénomène) between June 18th and September 20th, 2015.
Curatorial Projects FNA
The National Endowment for the Arts (FNA) in Argentina announces its call for curatorial projects. The call is open to curators, visual artists, art critics, theoreticians and any other person involved in art-related practices or studies, of any age and nationality, who resides in Argentina.
Brazilian Take over Times Square
Beginning on Saturday August 1, the large digital billboards that decorate the tourist epicenter of New York City, Times Square, will be taken over by the Brazilian artistic duo OsGemeos.
Times Square Advertising Coalition (TSAC) and Times Square Arts, present Parallel Connection, a video animation with characters created by the Brazilian duo OsGemeos. The first large-scale animated project created for a public space, it will be on display during the month of August, from 11:57 pm to 12:00 am.

Simultaneously displayed on several electronic billboards in Times Square, Parallel Connection is an animation conceived by OsGemeos to break the barriers between imagination and reality. The work appeals to the creative and playful aspects that every viewer possesses and can access through dreams.

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ArtNexus 97
June - August 2015

Selling Botero
The experience of Felipe Grimberg as art dealer focused on the production of Fernando Botero including his countless stories around his professional relationship with the artist and his visual development.
Price: US$75

Una teoría del arte desde América Latina
This book gathers texts by important artists and scholars from different Latin American nations, providing elements to understand the situation of the art production of our time.
Precio: US$22