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ASSEMBLING DEEP BLUNT THOUGHTS by Mely Barragán

ASSEMBLING DEEP BLUNT THOUGHTS   Si las palabras son cuchillos, la obra de Mely Barragán (Tijuana, 1975), llena de palabras y cuchillos en igual cantidad, se descubre obsesiva en su intento por decirnos algo. Utilizando elementos gráficos e imágenes reapropiadas de medios masivos y cultura popular, Barragán aborda temas como la desigualdad de género y violencia […]

BACK TO BASICS @ THE FRONT

BACK TO BASICS  10TH ANNUAL DÍA DE LA MUJER EXHIBIT CURATOR- Norma Iglesias ¨The premise of Back To Basics suggests that the way out of many of our problems is to return to the origins, to the most basic formsof community interaction, to respect for nature and all living beings, to teamwork, to respect differences, […]

Artist Talk, Thoughts on Image @ AJA Project

AjA Invites you to the second installment of IMAGE X COMMUNITY – a dialogue series where we explore the intersection of “Image” and “Community”. This round features Tijuana-based artist, Mely Barragan. Known for her works in sculptures, installations, collages, and paintings around the concept of “image.” Having shown in Germany, China, and Russia, Mely’s works […]

MEXICO:THE FUTURE IS UNWRITTEN (contemporary artists from Mexico)

Presentación de “Mexico: The Future is Unwritten. Contemporary Artists from Mexico”, el libro que reune más de 200 obras de artistas mexicanos que pertenecen a la Colección Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche. La presentación se realizará el miércoles 9 de diciembre en la Fundación Alumnos 47 a las 19:00 hrs. PROM DATE DISASTER, 2014 collage y […]

THE ELÍAS-FONTES COLLECTION. HISTORY AND STORY. HISTORIA Y RELATO

THROUGH PAINTINGS, INSTALLATIONS, ASSEMBLAGES, AND SCULPTURES, AMONG OTHER DISCIPLINES; THE COLLECTION INTEGRATE A GREAT NUMBER OF PROPOSALS AND SKILLS OF ARTISTIC EXPRESSION, EXPLORING THE WORK OF CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS FROM BAJA CALIFORNIA AND THE ROLE OF CONTEMPORARY ART IN OUR SOCIETY. The Elías-Fontes Collection. History and Story Exhibition REVIEWS: The Impossibility of the Present: Collection Elias-Fontes […]

NO FACE PORTRAITS, 2012 collage, acrylic, inks and tapes on canvas boards 12 X 18 cm. Shown @ Radical Localism: Art, Video and Culture from Pueblo Nuevo’s Mexicali Rose Curated by Chris Kraus and Mexicali Rose, together with Artists Space March 31 – May 27, 2012 Opening Reception Friday, March 30, 6 – 8pm Symposium, March 31 – April 1 […]