Lecture: Barbaro Martinez-Ruiz, The Impossible Reflection: A New Approach to African Themes in Wifredo Lam’s Art (Cuba, 1902-1982), Oxford, 8 February 2018

Thursday 08 February 2018, 5 pm, University of Oxford, Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford Bárbaro Martínez-Ruiz (B.A the University of Havana, Ph.D. Yale University, 2004), is an Art Historian with expertise in African and Caribbean artistic, visual and religious practices, whose work challenges traditional disciplinary boundaries and examines the varied understandings ofContinue reading “Lecture: Barbaro Martinez-Ruiz, The Impossible Reflection: A New Approach to African Themes in Wifredo Lam’s Art (Cuba, 1902-1982), Oxford, 8 February 2018”

Art from Latin America Today (London)

Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today South London Gallery, Camberwell, London 10 June – 4 September 2016 Touring exhibition from the Guggenheim MAP Initiative, showing works by some 20 contemporary artists born after 1968 and curated by the Guggenheim’s MAP curator of Latin American art, Pablo León de la Barra. The exhibitionContinue reading “Art from Latin America Today (London)”

V Alfonso E. Pérez Sánchez International Prize “The Art of the Baroque” 2015

Alfonso E. Pérez Sánchez International Prize “The Art of the Baroque” 2015 The Focus-Abengoa Foundation is pleased to announce the forthcoming Alfonso E. Pérez Sánchez International Prize “The Art of the Baroque”. As a university professor and as director of the Prado Museum, Alfonso E. Pérez Sánchez (NVPR-OMNM) was an outstanding historian of Spanish andContinue reading “V Alfonso E. Pérez Sánchez International Prize “The Art of the Baroque” 2015”

Radical Geometry: Modern Art of South America from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection, London

Radical Geometry: Modern Art of South America from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection, Royal Academy Sackler Wing, 5 July – 28 September 2014. Explores the innovative geometric abstract art that South American avant-garde artists created from the 1930s to the 1980s. The exhibition co-curated by Gabriel Pérez-Barreiro, Director of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros CollectionContinue reading “Radical Geometry: Modern Art of South America from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection, London”