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Art Immersion Trip: Two Destinations

Art Immersion Trip: Two Destinations

Art Immersion Trip


The proposal of Art Immersion Trip: Two destinations was to conduct an off season trip - outside the period of major events in the art field - facilitating the presence of guests and making it possible to visit the member galleries.


This activity focused on American curators, considering Getty Foundation's project "Pacific Standard Time", which will promote a gigantic circuit exhibition of Latin American art in over 40 institutions in California in 2017.


After a programme in São Paulo - conducted with the support of SP-Arte / Foto - each guest had the option to choose, individually, a second destination among cities with Latitude member galleries. Four guests traveled to Rio de Janeiro, one to Curitiba and one to Salvador.


Guests


Aleca Le Blanc, invited co-curator of the exhibition "Materiality and Postwar Latin American Art" at the Getty Center - American
Alex Gartenfeld, Deputy Director and Chief Curator of the Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami - American
Cecilia Fajardo-Hill, guest curator of the Hammer Museum for Pacific Standard Time and curator of the Sayago & Pardon collection - British / Venezuelan working in the United States
Erin Aldana, guest co-curator of the exhibition Xerox Art in Brazil and Argentina, 1970-1980 at the University of San Diego - American
Justine Ludwig, Director of exhibitions / Senior Curator at Dallas Contemporary - American
Sarah Chenault, assistant curator of the Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles - American


Testimonials


"My stay was exceptional The number of people I was able to connect with -. In a substantive way -.. In such a short period of time was unparalleled The tripping was thoughtfully planned and efficiently executed from beginning to end The organizers Took My areas of interest into great consideration and even arranged for extra visits for me to historical buildings and additional galleries. " - Aleca Leblanc


"The Latitude Program was incredibly generous. Thank you for your commitment. I can say with confidence que the trip will impact my curatorial program at ICA Miami and in the New Museum Triennial. An amazing and rich opportunity." - Alex Gartenfeld


"The stay was wonderful. The trip was to see well organized, we visited a great number of important galleries, exhibitions and Institutions, as well as SP Photo. I Knew many of the galleries but in each visit I was surprised to learn about new artists , and view very interesting exhibitions and collect important bibliographical information. " - Cecilia Fajardo-Hill

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