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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. February 20, 2017


Weekly News, February 13 to February 19, 2017

The Hammer Museum announced curators for its fourth biennial, “Made in L.A. 2018”
The museum has designated the Senior Curator Anne Ellegood, from the Hammer and independent L.A. curator Erin Christovale.
“Chroma” Carlos Cruz-Diez
Cruz-Diez Art Foundation (CDAF) and the Articruz workshop, announce the inauguration of the exhibition titled "Chroma" by artist Carlos Cruz-Diez. The show will take place from February 21 to August 20, 2017 at the Museum of Art of the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD).
Roundtable / Conference
Fourth Discussion Series: On Seeing, Listening, Reading, and Thinking Art
The Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros of the Fundación Cisneros presents the Fourth Discussion Series: On Seeing, Listening, Reading, and Thinking Art.

Banca March International Photography Prize
As the culmination of the celebrations of its ninety year anniversary, the Banca March Spanish bank announces the Banca March International Photography Prize.

Street Art for Mankind exhibition in Miami
From February 10th to 20th, following the UN exhibition in New York City, a new exhibition for Street Art for Mankind opens at Little River Miami.

Carlos Cruz-Diez. Kenex Plaza
Carlos Cruz-Diez presents Cromoestructura Kenex Plaza. This large-scale work was conceived in the terrain between the visual arts and architecture, which allows viewers to appreciate its variations and chromatic effects from inside and outside the building.

For Cruz-Diez, public-art projects developed like this one are a source of constant re-readings and shifts, which advance and foster the characteristics and the mission of kinetic art.

Cromoestructura Kenex Plaza uses aluminum, automotive paint, and varnish for preservation purposes, and covers the façade of three levels of the parking structure of the building designed by Fernando Ponce de León, in Panama City

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ArtNexus 103
Dec 2016 - Feb 2017

Speaking of Abstraction. Language Transitions in Latin American Art
A catalog for a show curated by Dennys Matos for the Durban Segnini Gallery as the second part of a broader project about abstraction and modernity in Latin American. In the text the curator delves in the concept of abstraction and its characteristics.
Price: US$15

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