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  ARTNEXUS WEEKLY NEWS. April 16, 2018


Weekly News, April 16 to April 20, 2018

Santiago Espinosa de los Monteros, Director of Visual and Performing Arts
The General Communication Coordinator of the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana (UAM), Francisco Mata-Rosas, named Santiago Espinosa de los Monteros new Director of Visual and Performing Arts of the UAM.
Glenda León and Adán Vallecillo, Winners of the LARA Award and a Residency at FLORA, respectively
Cuban artist Glenda León won the prize granted by the Latin American Roaming Art (LARA) award. It consists of a two-week art residency, from May 21 to June 3 of 2018.
Encounter of AICA Art Critics 2017
On the occasion of the exhibition titled "Past and Future in the Present," curated by Bélgica Rodríguez, the Encounter of AICA Art Critics 2017.
Perán Erminy
To synthetize the enormous contribution of Perán Erminy to the development of the cultural history of Venezuela is a nearly impossible task.

Monument to Peace
The call "Monument to Peace" will remain open from March 22 to April 19, 2018. It invites artists to participate with monument proposals from which a winning proposal will be selected and erected in the United Nations headquarters in New York City.


Glenda León

We feature a video made by TEDx, during a conference of the Cuban artist Glenda Leòn, in 2016. In the video, she offers important definitions for understanding the subjectivities and practices of contemporary art. Glenda León also explains the complex relations between perception, cultural trajectories and the construction of meanings from her own experience as an artist living in Cuba. Meanwhile, she shows her work and the complexities of her series.

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ArtNexus 108
Mar - May 2018

Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985
The catalogue of the exhibition organized by the Hammer Museum, as part of Standard Pacific Time, the text examines the work of 120 women artists with over 200 works.
Price: US$53

Glenda León
Revolución Energética
Wax, digital print, cable and plug
7/8 in. height x 2 3/4 in. diameter
Signed and numbered
Edition of 15.
Price: US$1000