Teresa Margolles

Resisting the Present virtual opening @VORTIC ART

This week mor charpentier will open its virtual exhibition Resisting the Present, part of the Female Voices of Latin América presentation organized by VORTIC, the largest group of shows ever of Latin American female artists. The gallery’s show includes works by Paz Errázuriz, Teresa Margolles, Nohemí Pérez, and Rosângela Rennó. Their proposals traverse places of […]

Teresa Margolles conference @Es Baluard

On March 11, 2021, Teresa Margolles will be giving a one-day conference at the Es Baluard Museum in Palma. Titled Actions in Palma, the conference will focus on the in-situ works and research that Margolles did during November and December 2020 in Palma. During her stay, Margolles orchestrated several artistic actions that subverted established social roles through the use […]

Teresa Margolles and Julieta Aranda @Amparo Museum

Teresa Margolles and Julieta Aranda will be participating in the group exhibition “El Tiempo en las Cosas” at the Amparo Museum in Puebla, Mexico. In honor of the museum’s 30th anniversary, the exhibition aims to represent the flow of ideas and concerns that has driven the museum throughout its history, evidencing this through the works of […]

Teresa Margolles @The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

The inaugural exhibition of the museum’s new building features Margolle’s installation Lote Bravo (2005), composed of 400 artisanal bricks made from soil collected from Ciudad Juárez, where the corpses of sexually abused women were found.

Teresa Margolles @Centro de Arte 2 de Mayo

According to anthropologists, textile creation is one of the oldest cultural activities, dating back between 100,000 and 500,000 years. Its history has always been closely linked to the evolution of production methods and social movements.  First, the natural mobility of textile pieces led to trade development, driving cultural traffic that fostered an uninterrupted exchange of […]

Edgardo Aragón, Teresa Margolles & Fredi Casco @Museo Amparo, Mexico

The Missing Circle is a three-year series curated by Magalí Arriola, KADIST collection Regional Curator for Latin America, departing from the shared experience of death and extinction in Latin America from colonial times to the present. Consisting of a series of seminars, artist commissions, and exhibitions, The Missing Circle explores the various manifestations of death […]

Teresa Margolles @Kunsttage Basel

In the work of the Mexican artist Teresa Margolles, themes such as death, violence and social exclusion have been central for decades and reflect the present she has experienced and lived in Mexico City. Since the 1990s, the artist has been involved in the city’s forensic medicine department, where she is confronted almost daily with the […]

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The new BPS22 exhibition, La Colère de Ludd [Ludd’s Anger], brings together some forty works recently acquired by Hainault Province, most of which are yet to be exhibited at the museum. Exploring the idea of dispossession, the selected works express not only the experience of upheaval, occupation, destruction and exhaustion, but also resistance and commitment. Hence […]

Teresa Margolles group show @Moody Center for the Arts, Rice University

Reflecting on some of the most pressing topics facing American democracy, States of Mind: Art and American Democracy is timed to coincide with the 2020 presidential election in order to encourage dialogue around current social and political issues. Many of the works on view examine the status of our country’s founding principles of freedom and equality, while […]

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