Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative - Latin America


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Curator Pablo León de la Barra discusses his interest in furthering a dialogue on Latin American art at the Guggenheim and beyond by focusing on the region’s shared histories and forging new connections between them.

José Luis Falconi
Writer and editor José Luis Falconi analyzes the development of Latin American art in relation to its global counterparts. More

From Dispatch: Costa Rica
In our Dispatches blog series, MAP curator Pablo León de la Barra documents his research visits to sites across Latin America and records the people and art he encounters. More

Locations

June 13–October 1, 2014

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Organized by Pablo León de la Barra, Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America, Under the Same Sun featured works by 40 artists and collaborative duos from 15 countries. The artworks were organized around six themes: Abstraction, Conceptualism, Modernities, Participation/Emancipation, Political Activism, and The Tropical. MORE

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Latin America, Middle East/North Africa, On the MAP

On the MAP: Solo Exhibitions around the World, “Art and the Arab Citizen,” and MENAM at the Armory Show

Caitlin Dover

On the MAP: Solo Exhibitions around the World, “Art and the Arab Citizen,” and MENAM at the Armory Show
In our latest monthly update from the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, we share details on upcoming MAP artist exhibitions; explore a new MORE

Latin America, Dispatches

Dispatch: Ecuador

Pablo León de la Barra

Dispatch: EcuadorReport number eight from Pablo Léon de la Barra's research trips across Latin America documents visits made by the Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America, to three locales in Ecuador: Guayaquil, the nation's largest city and home to many tropical modernist buildings; Quito, the capital; and Cuenca, known as Ecuador's cultural city. MORE

Latin America, Middle East/North Africa, South/South East Asia

Forging Relationships with the World: Three Years with Guggenheim UBS MAP

Caitlin Dover

Forging Relationships with the World: Three Years with Guggenheim UBS MAPA look back over the past few years of the diverse and wide-ranging Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative. MORE

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The Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative is supported by a variety of far-reaching educational and contextual activities, including lectures, panels, performances, films, gallery tours, multimedia mobile tours, and artist-led workshops. These programs and accompanying resource materials will evolve from a dynamic process of exchange among the Guggenheim’s curatorial and education staff, the project curators, the artists, and colleagues from participating institutions. Check this section, Facebook, Twitter, and e-mail for further details and news.