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20140115224140-img_4871 An Illustrator of Ideas, Miami-based Alejandro Mendoza at MIA Art Fair 2014  
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Alejandro Mendoza at Seafair Mega Yatch Miami International Art Fair January 16th - January 20th
Posted 1/15/14

From January 17th to 20th, 2014 aboard SeaFair in Downtown Miami, Cuban-born artist Alejandro Mendoza will be showcasing his latest works at Irreversible Projects(Booth 301) during the 5th edition of MIA Art Fair. As an illustrator of ideas, Mendoza always creates without a deliberate or fully considered outcome, and for this MIA edition he will be exhibiting his singular wall sculptures and a series of drawings that belongs to a large numbered series. With titles such as "Can you imagin... [more]

20131218094236-image Huffington Post Review - Art Basel 2013 -  
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Miles Regis at Art of Fusion Pop-Up Gallery December 2nd, 2013 - December 7th, 2013
Posted 12/18/13

Art Basel turns Miami Beach into a stage showcasing incredibly innovative and important contemporary art from around the globe. But under a 10,000-square-foot tent in the Wynwood District, art fuses with music, fashion, and philanthropy.Art of Fusion MIA will present Miles Regis and his "Messages For the People" exhibit. "Messages" consists of intricate pieces fusing image with text to provide profound social and cultural commentary. Modern day hieroglyphics color Regis's canvases delivering ast... [more]

20120903003745-artfallout_front_web Review from ARTERPILLAR Blog by colleen dougher  
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Sonia Baez-Hernandez, Jc Bravo, Natasha Duwin, Shady Eshgi, Patrick Flibotte, Nolan Haan, Paula Kolek, Kathleen Kranack, Carol Anne McFarlane, Ben Morey, Samantha Nye, Carrie Sieh, Jonathan Stein, Gabrielle Wood at 1310 Gallery (Ft Lauderdale, FL) October 6th, 2012 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Posted 9/30/12

I went to the Appropriated Gender opening on Saturday night. So many interesting works of art were spread across three floors, from Kandy Lopez's attitude-filled giant portraits to the thoughtful craft-inspired works of Martin Casuso, an adorable painting ("Kissable") of one of JC Bravo's big-headed cabezones and a latch-hook rug by Kathleen Kranack that will remind you, "It's Your Fault."  Artist Karla Caprali has three works in Appropriated Gender. I could go on about some of the works, which include sculpture, insta... [more]

2012 William H. Johnson Prize (deadline: Sept. 28, 2012)  
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8/24/12 Posted 8/24/12

(Excerpt from 'The 2012 William H. Johnson Prize' posted on The William H. Johnson Foundation for the Arts. Found on http://www.whjohnsongrant.org/application.html) Applications for the 2012 William H. Johnson Prize are now available online with a September 28, 2012 due date for all applications The William H. Johnson Foundation for the Arts is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization that seeks to encourage African American artists early in their careers by offering financial grants. The Johnson... [more]

Showcase Winner: Patricia Schnall Gutierrez  
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6/21/12 Posted 6/21/12

(Image: Patricia Schnall Gutierrez, Sacks, 2012, Stiffened burlap, Wood, Audio, 14 ft. x 5ft.; © Patricia Schnall Gutierrez)   Patricia Schnall Gutierrez (b. Buffalo, NY) Generation after generation, our roles and duties as women are deeply ingrained in us. Our identities and validations, often defined by others, leave us with inner conflicts. My work explores the feminine character, the stereotypical roles we assume as women, mothers, caretakers and professionals and the myriad consequences... [more]

Rafael Consuegra: On Our Miami Watchlist  
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3/10/12 Posted 3/10/12

(Image: Rafael Consuegra, Bianca, ceramics; © Rafael Consuegra) Rafael Consuegra (b. 1941, Havana, Cuba) Rafael Consuegra is a sculptor who surprises others with his unique vision, insight, and ability to breathe life into metal.   His sculptures range in size from small-scale work, suitable to private residences, to monumental public art commissions. Consuegra’s work is represented in both private and public collections internationally; he has a list of accomplishments and commissions an arm... [more]

Federico Uribe: On Our Miami Watchlist  
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7/19/11 Posted 7/19/11

(Image: Federico Uribe, Rabbit, Puma shoes; © Now Contemporary Art) Federico Uribe (b. 1962, Bogota, Colombia) Uribe's works adopt a hybrid character that creates resistance to classification. Uribe is a conceptual artist resorting to the language of pop art through the use of objects of daily life, but with a formal reference to the history and tradition of classical art. Uribe creates sculptures which are not sculpted but constructed and weaved, in all kinds of different ways, curious and unp... [more]

Carolina Sardi: On Our Miami Watchlist  
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7/1/11 Posted 7/1/11

(Image: © Carolina Sardi) Carolina Sardi (b. Argentina) My art it's my way to express my world vision. I try to convey the maximum of information in the most minimal but essential forms .The concept is as important as the image and the space as important as the shapes. What appears as simple at first glance, becomes upon closer registration much more intricate . The interaction with the spectator brings forth multiple personal interpretations. Material source for my art comes from various pla... [more]

Angel Vapor: On Our Miami Watchlist  
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6/17/11 Posted 6/17/11

(Image: © Angel Vapor) Angel Vapor (b. 1970, La Havana, Cuba) Angel Vapor is a prolific artist whose works include paintings, sculptures, prints, public commissions and drawings. Vapor’s work has been exhibited internationally with critical reviews in El Nuevo Herald and is included in art books such as WET 2 (Edge Zones Press Miami). Art critic Anne Tschida writes: “Vapor crafts his exquisite pieces out of bronze, clay, and oil paint, but in these constructions there is always a tension. Tha... [more]

Agustina Woodgate: On Our Miami Watchlist  
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5/28/11 Posted 5/28/11

(Image: Agustina Woodgate, Galaxy, Stuffed Animal skins, 6.5 ft x 6.5 ft, 2010; © Agustina Woodgate) Agustina Woodgate (b. 1981, Buenos Aires, Argentina) I aim to create art that fosters exchanges between people rather than encounters between a viewer and object. Through these exchanges, meaning is elaborated collectively, rather than in the space of individual consumption. Often responding to a place or situation, I makes objects, site-specific, gallery and context-based installations, films,... [more]

Pablo Soria: On Our Miami Watchlist  
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5/21/11 Posted 5/21/11

(Image: Pablo Soria, “Lumbre y guia” (“Guiding Light”), Lambda print with cold luster laminated, mounted on dibond 3mm and hanging frame aluminum tube,  43.25 x 62 inches; Pablo Soria) Pablo Soria (b. 1964, San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina) Pablo Soria’s enigmatic images offer a window to his soul, allowing the viewer a moment of still meditation. The artist’s new Nocturnal series marks a turning point in his career. Parting with the mixed media technique of photography and painting us... [more]

Martin Oppel: On Our Miami Watchlist  
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2/28/11 Posted 2/28/11

(Image: Martin Oppel, Untitled (Palette), C-print, 2010; © Martin Oppel) Martin Oppel (b.1976, Buenos Aires, Argentina) Martin Oppel lives and works in Miami and New York. His work has been included in numerous exhibitions nationally and internationally, such as The 2nd Athens Biennial in Athens , Greece, "Weather Reports" at the Ecole Regionale des Beaux Arts in Rouen, France, "The Station" curated by Shamim Momin and Nate Lowman in Miami, FL, "Kabul 3000" at Galeria Zero in Milan, It... [more]

Pablo Cano: On Our Miami Watchlist  
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2/11/11 Posted 2/11/11

(Image: Pablo Cano, Little Red Riding Hood, 2010; © Miami New Times) Pablo Cano (b. 1961, Havana, Cuba) Since childhood, marionettes have fascinated Pablo. At the age of ten, he was mounting elaborate plays for his family featuring puppets constructed of household bric-a-brac. His primary work today continues to center around the marionettes that he fashions from found objects, and the performance pieces he composes to showcase these protagonists. (Image: Pablo Cano, Found Materials,... [more]

Meet Pepe Mar - an artist from Miami  
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1/7/11 Posted 1/7/11

(Image: Pepe Mar, Toro Cojo, 2007; © David Castillo Gallery) Pepe Mar's work emerges from the artist's intuitive obsessions including thrift store shopping, science fiction, high design and fashion. Mar's process is the archeological research of a textural decandece and whimsical masquerade. This process includes the playful investigation of the history of assemblage, painting and popular culture. Pepe Mar was born in Mexico and lives and works in Miami, Florida. He received his BFA from Cali... [more]

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Cristina Botero at Art Center / South Florida March 4th, 2009 - March 4th, 2009
Posted 3/4/09

        Cristina  Botero (Bogotá- Colombia, 1977)Lives and works in New York, Miami y Bogotá since 1999. Graduates from New York University BS, Mayor Studio Art. Started in Paris in 1998. Internationally showing in London, Ibiza, Miami, New York & Colombia.  MAMBO Museum of Modern Art (2007), Chamber of Commerce Bogotá (2009) Solo Show: “MEMORIA MEGAWATZ”, Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango “Urbes Interiores” curated by Jose Roca (2003), Salon Nacional de Artistas “ Installation  BANG” (1998) Inaugur... [more]


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