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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. December 12, 2015

Weekly News, December 7 to 13, 2015

Tate appoints new Estrellita B. Brodsky Adjunct Curator of Latin American Art
Tate is delighted to announce today that it has appointed Inti Guerrero (b. 1983, Bogotá, Colombia) as its new Estrellita B. Brodsky Adjunct Curator of Latin American Art, to focus on further developing the representation of art from Latin America in Tate’s collection.
25 years of Fundació Antoni Tàpies: Three Thousand Years of Friendship
Fundació Antoni Tàpies turns 25 and wants to celebrate the occasion with its visitors; to that end, it has organized a free-access program of activities.
Cruz-Diez: Bidimensional Research, Works 1959-2015
Space Expression presents Cruz-Diez Bidimensional Research. Works 1959-2015, featuring a selection of works representative of Carlos Cruz-Diez’ two-dimensional investigations. The exhibition will remain open to the public through February 1, 2016.
Curatorial Program for Research Second Research program open call
The CURATORIAL PROGRAM FOR RESEARCH (CPR) is currently accepting applicants for its second fully funded research program which will take place in cities across South America in May 2016.
Laboratorio 987
The Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León–MUSAC–has launched Convocatoria Laboratorio 987, a call for applicants to its permanent program of both financial support and promotion of contemporary art and culture.
Art Basel Crowdfunding
Art Basel presents a video of Crowdfunding Initiative. In 2014, Art Basel and Kickstarter partnered to support non-commercial art projects worldwide. This initiative presents jury-selected art projects to a massive group of potential benefactors, which include Art Basel’s audience and the vibrant Kickstarter community, who has pledged over $1.9 billion to creative projects.

The Crowdfunding Initiative is a unique platform for non-profit visual arts organizations to share their stories, generate contributions, and reach out to new audiences for support at a time when public funding for the arts has been dwindling.

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ArtNexus 99
Dec - Feb 2016

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