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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. October 21, 2016


Weekly News, October 17 to October 23, 2016

Award - Exhibition
"Cartographies of Escape," Luis Carlos Tovar
From October 21, 2016 to January 8, 2017, the IILA-Photography Award will be present at the 15th Photography–International Festival of Rome at the Museo d’Arte Contemporanea in Rome (MACRO with the exhibition titled "Cartographies of Escape".
Re:Bandera (Re: Flag)
The exhibition titled Re:Bandera (Re:Flag) at the Centro de Memoria, Paz y Reconciliación in Bogota will remain open until January of 2017.
Nicola Costantino, Rapsodia inconclusa (Unfinished Rhapsody)
The Argentinean Pavilion at the 55th edition of the Biennale of Venice (2013) made news for non-artistic reasons. A tiny sign concentrated the gazes of journalists and spectators.
Major Gift from the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
Adds More than 100 Works by Latin American Artists to The Museum of Modern Art's Collection and Establishes a Research Institute Focused on Art of the Region

The Museum of Modern Art announced that it has received a major gift from the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, which will add more than 100 works of modern art by major artists from Latin America to the Museum’s collection.

The 13th International Cuenca Biennial Postponed
The thirteenth edition of the International Cuenca Biennial will take place on November 25 of 2016 and not on October 21 as previously scheduled.

Doris Salcedo, Sumando ausencias (Adding Absences)
A video produced by the Colombian magazine Semana about Doris Salcedo's most recent intervention titled Sumando Ausencias (Adding Absences) at Bolívar Square in the city of Bogota. Requiring 7 kilometers (4.34 miles) of white fabric, the project involved the participation of 10,000 volunteers who worked alongside Salcedo in a peace affirming action.

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ArtNexus 102
Sept - Nov 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

Gyula Kosice, in conversation with Gabriel Pérez Barreiro
Among the conversations held between curators and artists, for editions of the Cisneros Foundation, this new book allows us to have an insight of the Hungary born-Argentinean artist’s work.
Price: US$30