Oscar Muñoz: Invisibilia, the first mid-career survey of Colombian artist Oscar Muñoz’s work in the United States, opens the 11th of September at the Phoenix Museum in Arizona. Beginning with his early, stark charcoal drawings from the late 1970s, whose approach to light and shade continued to impact Muñoz’s aesthetic in later photographic and video works, the […]
On the occasion of ARCO 2021, mor charpentier presents a project involving multiple voices, organized around two main themes. The first of these has to do with “the archive and the testimony”: works in which the artist is a researcher, collector and witness of reality featuring the works of Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Lara Almarcegui, Oscar Muñoz, Rosângela Rennó, […]
From Charwei Tsai’s spiritual representations of Buddhist scriptures to Rosângela Rennó’s exploration of penitentiary mug shots, our upcoming booth at Frieze New York will examine the practice of self-portraiture and identity. Our online viewing room will feature the works of Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Carlos Motta, Oscar Muñoz, Liliana Porter, Rosângela Rennó, Charwei Tsai and Hajra Waheed. Register at frieze.com in order to visit our online viewing room, VIP previews open on May 5th.
Discover Oscar Muñoz’ video installation Re/trato as part of the exhibition Afterlight. Afterglow : Video Installations and their Pioneers currently on view at the Kunsthaus Baselland in Switzerland. This group exhibition focuses on the history of video installations and how this art form developed throughout the 20th century in order to become in the rich medium that is now […]
Due to the new restrictions imposed by the government regarding Covid-19 we would like to announce that mor charpentier will remain open by appointment only. Our current exhibition 𝘌𝘭 𝘌𝘥𝘪𝘵𝘰𝘳 𝘚𝘰𝘭𝘪𝘵𝘢𝘳𝘪𝘰 by Oscar Muñoz will be extended until April 10th in the hope that we will be able to reopen soon.
Oscar Muñoz is one of the most prolific Colombian artists of his generation. His artistic practice explores his obsession with the impossibility of preserving images, while working with transient mediums such as human breath, water, dust and méthacrylate, as he focuses on the precarious reality of human life. Discover his new solo-exhibition El Editor Solitario opening February 27th @ mor charpentier.
“I wanna be with you” is a group exhibition that investigates the notions of contact, interaction, communication, proximity, exchange and collaboration strategies, in contrast to the concepts of isolation, seclusion, social distancing, detachment and separation. The project offers an exceptional itinerary of the history of Colombian and international art from the 1970s to the present. Thus, […]
Launched in partnership with the newspaper El Tiempo, “De Voz a Voz” is a nation wide artistic project that responds to the emergency caused by the COVID-19 in Colombia. Since May and twice a week, “De Voz a Voz” has involved Colombian artists of different generations; from the most recognized nationally and internationally, to those emerging and […]
Spotlight on contemporary creation. For the first time, the Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac is inviting twenty-six artists from across the world to take part in a truly contemporary exhibition focusing on different relationships to photographic and filmed images. http://www.quaibranly.fr/en/exhibitions-and-events/at-the-museum/exhibitions/event-details/e/a-toi-appartient-le-regard-et-la-liaison-infinie-entre-les-choses-38474/
Oscar Muñoz’s “Aliento” is presented as part of an exhibition celebrating the 20th anniversary of the museum.