...y la mala hierba del patio. El arte cubano, los años 80, las historias vividas, los paisajes recorridos y los por venir
jueves, 3 de octubre de 2013
DAVID PALACIOS EN MIAMI & CARLOS MICHEL FUENTES EN VALENCIA
Dos grandes artistas y amigos, ex discípulos de Juan Francisco Elso Padilla tienen en estos días muestras personales en dos puntos distantes del planeta, territorio natural del arte cubano de los 80.
David Palacios exhibition opens at PSH Projects gallery “Breaking News” will show a selection of works from his project “Art Report”
Miami, FL (February 07, 2013) David Palacios -cuban artist who
currently lives and works between the city of London (UK) and Abuja
(Nigeria) – opens at PSH Projects Gallery in Wynwood , "Breaking News”
an special mixed media art exhibit. Kicking off with an opening
reception on Thursday, October 10th at 7 pm, the exhibit will run until
November. The exhibition
"Breaking News" gathers David Palacios proposals developed since 2010 as
part of his project " Art Report " in which juxtaposes art codes and
statistical information and news .
The exhibit includes
graphic - paintings , digital prints , installations, book-objects and
videos that pose a critical look at models of representation of
information industry using mechanisms of visual news agency .
Palacios takes as reference some issues on the global agenda such as:
global economy , international investment , oil prices, military
spending , social issues , poverty levels and presents , from an
interdisciplinary approach , in works that at first glance seem
innocuous graphic and reports.
The artist has been working for a
couple of years his artworks as an informational support of social,
political or economic issues and also as a tool for self-reflexion
about the limits of representation.
Besides the opening, the
next Saturday, October 12th will be an excellent opportunity to enjoy
the exhibition " Breaking News" in the framework of the night walk (
Artwalk ) organized by WADA Wynwood Art District on the second saturday
of each month.