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Alejandro Almanza Pereda at Museo de Arte de Zapopan

Alejandro Almanza Pereda works in the areas of sculpture, video, and installation that defy common sense and provoke vertigo. His works seem to be the evidence for an error or the persistence of a catastrophe that never happens. He creates a confrontation with the viewer, by forcing the compositional structures of his works to the…

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Cristina Garrido at Wandering Arts Biennial 2018

The Wandering Arts Biennial is a research and production biennial that focuses on mobility, versatile production and presentation methods in the field of contemporary arts, and the nomadic practices of artists. For this third edition Mira Sanders proposed a framework for reflection : “I propose to reflect upon the idea of “wandering along a limit(s)”…

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Alejandro Almanza Pereda at DAAP school of art

Alejandro Almanza Pereda is part of the Visiting Artist Lecture series, an event organized by DAAP art school at the University of Cincinnati. Influenced by living in different parts in Mexico and the United States, the artist grew interest in how different cultures perceive danger and risk. Almanza’s endeavors focus on the materiality concepts by challenging…

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Alejandro Almanza Pereda at 21c Museum Hotels

Alejandro Almanza Pereda’s A Glass of Fruit uses trompe l’oeil to create playful meditations on the history of art. Pereda re-envisions Caravaggio’s 1599 painting, Basket of Fruit building on the anxiety and wonder produced when recognizable objects negate the laws of gravity. The imagery and soundtrack together emphasize and celebrate the tension we experience when…

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Cristina Garrido at Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo

Curated by Beatriz Alonso y Carlos Fernández-Pello Querer parecer noche is an exhibition included within the programme to celebrate the tenth anniversary of Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo and brings together works by 58 artists, with a substantial majority from the local scene. Román Blázquez, one of the most veteran of the authorized copyists…

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Claudia Peña Salinas at Pelaires Centre Cultural Contemporani

Curated by Adam Thomas The cave wall was always there is the title of the exhibition that brings together for the first time eight artists at Galería Pelaires and that in addition to being part of Nit de l’Art, materializes a further step in the process of renewing the gallery’s artistic proposal. Presenting Ricardo Alcaide,…