Discover Volupsa Jarpa’s research on the human zoos of the XIX and XX century as well as her recent cartographic works in the exhibition Al sur del sur (To the South of the South). The exhibition will be a part of the 2021 edition of BIENALSUR, an art biennial with outposts around the world organized by the UNTREF (Universidad de Tres […]
The exhibition 𝘖𝘜𝘛𝘙𝘌𝘔𝘖𝘕𝘋𝘌 by Théo Mercier constitutes a sort of gray zone where the white cube of the art museum and the black box of the performance hall meet, while incorporating the artist’s two practices of sculptor and director. Mercier has transformed the basement of the Lambert Collection into a dune landscape where sand has invaded every corner. This […]
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, […]
Congratulations to Teresa Margolles, whose work has been selected for the 2024 Fourth Plinth Commission in Trafalgar Square, London. Casts of the faces of 850 trans people are to be arranged on all four sides of the plinth, forming her large-scale work 𝘐𝘮𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘴 (Imprint). Many of the Mexican artist’s subjects will be sex workers, calling attention to the […]
Lawrence Abu Hamdan will be presenting his installation Freedom of Speech Itself in the exhibition Polyphonic at the Kulturstiftung des Bundes. This exhibition encourages visitors to reflect on the multiplicity of voices as a societal phenomenon. The installations, performances, drawings and videos highlight the clashing convergence and divergence of voices and sounds in different ways. Polyphonic opens the 1st of July, 2021.
Discover the works of Alexander Apóstol, Daniel Correa Mejía, Paz Errázuriz, Teresa Margolles, Carlos Motta and Rossângela Rennó in our new Online Viewing Room: “American Boy”. The works that compose this selection seek to question the male portrait and its complexities through lenses that challenge the traditional notions of masculinity. The Viewing Room will be […]
The exhibition Desire Flows like the Sea: An LGTBIQ look at maritime heritage takes a look at the erotic, sexual and emotional relations that have taken place on ships over the centuries. The exhibitions includes several works that depict stories of homoeroticism including Carlos Motta’s film trilogy Nefandus. This work is composed of three video essays documenting the forced imposition of […]
The solo-exhibition Nécrocéan explores Théo Mercier’s artistic practice as the artist takes us through a mysterious journey. In order to make each work, Mercier recuperated objects from the trash in Mexico City and transformed them. The exhibition evokes the universe of the sea as an invitation to travel, but also and above all as a space for […]
Discover Lawrence Abu Hamdan’s audio investigations in INFORMATION (Today), a group show featuring contemporary artists seeking to unravel the phenomenon of excess data that we are currently experiencing. The show features a range of artistic positions, including recent work and new commissions in diverse media, thus providing an overview of some of the most promising and challenging practices grappling with data, technology, […]
The city of Bogotá has always held a special place for us, from its bustling contemporary art scene to its fascinating history, it has often felt like a second home for mor charpentier. We are pleased to announce the upcoming opening of our new space in Bogotá. We are full of excitement and gratitude as we […]
The exhibition Saâdane Afif : The Fountain Archives and Beyond opens at Fundació Antoni Tàpies the 19th of June, 2021. Curated by Yasmine d’O, the show explores Afif’s iconic works, from his references to Marcel Duchamp to his collaborative musical creations. This exhibition also coincides with the Presentation of the artist’s monograph Morceaux choisis on the 17th of June also at the Fundació Antoni Tàpies.
Uriel Orlow is currently presenting his acclaimed film The Crown Against Mafavuke (2016) in the Momentum 11 Biennial. Curated by Théo-Mario Coppola, the title House of Commons refers to notions of commonality and sharing explored by thinks such as Elinor Ostrom. The event is shaped by togetherness and horizontality. By placing commonality at its core, it operated as a shared […]