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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. December 18, 2017






Weekly News, December 18 to December 22, 2017

Umberto Giangrandi, 18th International Print Biennial of Sarcelles
On November 25, Italian Born Colombian artist Umberto Giangrandi was awarded the First Prize of the 18th International Print Biennial of Sarcelles in Paris, France.
Lisa Le Feuvre Appointed First Executive Director of the Holt-Smithson Foundation
The Holt-Smithson Foundation has appointed Lisa Le Feuvre as its first Executive Director. Le Feuvre has curated exhibitions in museums and galleries across Europe, taught at cultural institutions and universities, and published in international magazines and academic publications.
Beatriz González: Retrospective 1965–2017
On November 23, the CAPC Musée d’art Contemporain in Bordeaux inaugurated the exhibition titled "Beatriz González: Retrospective, 1965–2017" curated by María Inés Rodríguez. Open until February 25 of 2018.

13th Rufino Tamayo Painting Biennial
The 13th edition of the Rufino Tamayo Painting Biennial invites Mexican artists over the age of 30 who reside in Mexico or abroad to submit unpublished paintings created between 2016 and 2018.

Pantheon in Rome to Start Charging a 2 Euro Admission Fee
Italy announced that, beginning in May 2018, visitors will have to pay a 2 Euro entry fee to gain access to the Pantheon in Rome, the most visited monument in Italy, more so than the Coliseum and Pompeii.


Beatriz González

We feature a video interview centered on the retrospective exhibition by Beatriz González at the CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain in Bordeaux inaugurated on November 23 of 2017 and on display until February 25 of 2018. The exhibition will then be shown in Madrid at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and then in Berlin at the KW Institute of Contemporary Art. Inaugurated in the context of the Colombia-France Year, the exhibition consists of more than 130 works that explore the history, politics and social culture of Colombia through González's critical and often ironic gaze. The video was produced by RFI.

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ArtNexus 107
Dec - Feb 2018

Making Art Concrete
Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros The publication accompany the exhibition with the same name held at the J. Paul Getty Museum, on the occasion of Pacific Standard Time: LA / LA.
Price: US$40

Jorge Riveros
Continuidad, 2017
Silkscreen print on Fabriano Rosaspina Paper 27 9/16 x 39 3/8 in. Edition of 60.
Price: US$1500