Damián Ortega in Madrid

Damián Ortega: the Rock and the Abyss Palacio de Cristal, Parque del Retiro, Madrid 5 May – 2 October 2016 This Ortega installation revisits the artist’s previous series (2007), which was inspired by Mexico City’s Torre Latinoamérica, built between 1949 and 1956 and regarded as one of the most important examples of modern architecture inContinue reading “Damián Ortega in Madrid”

Damián Ortega in Edinburgh

Damián Ortega Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh 9 July – 23 October 2016 Ortega (b. 1967) is one of the new generation of Mexican artists whose sculptures focus attention on how the forces of nature, whether wind, water, arth or fire, act on the earth and affect humankind. The works in the Fruitmarket exhibition are mainly madeContinue reading “Damián Ortega in Edinburgh”