Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative - Latin America


About the Region

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

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Latin America

What Does “America” Mean to You?

Caitlin Dover

What Does “America” Mean to You?“America” still denotes the United States alone. Artist Alfredo Jaar's provocative video, on view in Times Square this August, proposes that it can and should encompass the Latin American population as well. MORE

Latin America, On the MAP

On the MAP: Latin American Artists Discuss their Work, A Trailblazing Film Series Launches, and No Country Lives On

Caitlin Dover

On the MAP: Latin American Artists Discuss their Work, A Trailblazing Film Series Launches, and No Country Lives OnIn our latest monthly update from the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, we present a video overview of MORE

Latin America

Tropical Uncanny—Curating Latin American Film in the Twenty-First Century

Carlos A. Gutierrez

Video still: Ebb and Flow (2004), Gabriel MascaroA new film series at the Guggenheim challenges the notion of a “Latin American cinema.” MORE

Calendar

Title Description Details
Alfredo Jaar’s A Logo for America

Times Square, New York

Special Event

Friday, August 1, and every night throughout the month from 11:57 pm to midnight

 

08/01/14 - 08/31/14

Film Program

Friday, September 26, 2014 @ 1 pm

09/26/14

Film Program

Saturday, September 20, 2014 @ 6 pm

09/20/14

Film Program

Friday, September 19, 2014 @ 1 pm

09/19/14

Film Program

Friday, September 12, 2014 @ 1 pm

09/12/14

Film Program

Friday, September 5, 2014 @ 1 pm

09/05/14

Film Program

Friday, August 29, 2014 @ 1 pm

08/29/14

Film Program

Friday, August 22, 2014 @ 1 pm

08/22/14

Film Program

Friday, August 15, 2014 @ 1 pm

08/15/14

Film Program

Friday, August 8, 2014 @ 1 pm

08/08/14

Public Program

Fridays, Sundays–Wednesdays, 9:30–1 pm and 2–6 pm
Saturdays, 9:30–1 pm and 2–8 pm

 

07/18/14 - 10/01/14

Exhibitions

Every Friday and Sunday during the exhibition.

07/11/14 - 09/28/14

Film Program

Saturdays–Tuesdays, 11 am and 3 pm

09/06/14 - 09/30/14

Film Program

Saturdays–Tuesdays, 11 am and 3 pm

08/09/14 - 09/02/14

Film Program

Saturdays–Tuesdays, 11 am and 3 pm

07/12/14 - 08/05/14

Talks

08/13/14

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Tour

09/27/14

Tour

09/13/14

Tour

08/30/14

Tour

08/02/14

Tour

09/20/14

Tour

09/06/14

Tour

08/23/14

Tour

08/09/14

Exhibitions

June 13–October 1, 2014
Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today reconsiders the state of contemporary art in Latin America, investigating the creative responses of artists to complex, shared realities that have been influenced by colonial and modern histories, repressive governments, economic crises, and social inequality, as well as by concurrent periods of regional economic wealth, development, and progress.

06/13/14 - 10/01/14

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