The Museum of Contemporary Art in Monterrey presents a review of the context of contemporary creation in the northern Mexican border through the work of seven artists whose circumstances have led them to live in this area.
EXHIBITION: "On Paper", Yusto/Giner Gallery, Spain.
"The Gallery Yusto / Giner exhibits the group show "ON PAPER" with which they want to emphasize the importance of the paper as a support in contemporary art. The exhibition presents the work of nine international artists, emerging and recognized, that address different from their own languages the expressive possibilities offered by this medium, not as pre-work state, but as the work itself, with a transcendent entity defined. The artists in this exhibition come from the United States and Mexico
Participation in the X Bienal Monterrey FEMSA.
EXHIBITION: Recent Works, at Alfredo Ginocchio Gallery. Mexico City. Opens April 12th 2012.
As a result of the work done in his latest exhibition (Too late, too far), in this new pieces Lugo further elaborates the almost paradoxical relationship between painting and drawing, which has become the axis of a perhaps transcendental discourse, even while using media such as photo or video.
Presented as multiple subjective experiences, these works are significant findings given in the process of handling the material itself. Without denying the strong interrelationships with 'materic' explorations, Lugo poses here to vindicate a sense of wonder and redimension that which is purely formal from a more human perspective.
Latin American Artworks auctioned in Mexico
With the body of work dating from the early 20th Century to present, the impressive collection of modern and contemporary art combines Latin art legends such as Siquieros and Cortazar alongside upcoming contemporary artists such as Hugo Lugo and Boris Viski.