Alice Miceli, Van Eyck participant, shows work in the exhibition Basta! in The Anya and Andrew Shiva Gallery in het John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York.
She will be showing images from her ongoing landmine-field research, from a series shot in mined areas in the jungle around Medellin, in Colombia.
Basta! features works in a variety of media by Latin American artists Ivan Argote (Colombia), Marcelo Cidade (Brazil), Regina Galindo (Guatemala), Anibal Lopez (Guatemala), Teresa Margolles (Mexico), Jose Carlos Martinat (Peru), Yucef Merhi (Venezuela), Alice Miceli (Brazil), Mondongo (Juliana Laffitte and Manuel Mendanha -Argentina), Moris (Mexico), Armando Ruiz (Colombia), Giancarlo Scaglia (Peru), Javier Tellez (Venezuela), and Juan Toro (Venezuela). They address topics such as crime, vandalism, transgression, gender-based violence, illegal immigration, drug cartels and state power. The opening will follow the symposium: Art and Violence in Latin America Today in the Moot Court at John Jay College
Opening: Thursday, May 5, 2016
Curated by Claudia Calirman and Isabela Villanueva
Opening reception on Thursday, May 5, from 6:00-8:00pm.
May 5 - July 15, 2016
The Anya and Andrew Shiva Gallery
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
860 11th Avenue
New York, NY 10019