[Bogotá]: Ministro de Cultura de Colombia; El Vicio Producciones, 2005. CD-Rom in plastic case, plus (4)p inserted booklet with color plates, color pict. wrps. System features: Language: Spanish; Subtitles: English; Audio: Stereo; Additional material: Promotional video; Video: 4:9; Duration 248 min. Item #84443
The 2 CD-Rom series is a documentary consisting of ten 25-minute chapters seeking to motivate the interest in visual contemporary arts of the general public, offering the viewers a closer look at the set of practices and institutions in charge of art education, research, criticism, creation and circulation as well as society's appropriation and transformation of what art means. The chapters are structured based on the arguments that have shaped Colombia's art practices and illustrated through art proposals, exhibitions and curatorship projects, including interviews with and dialogs amongst curators, artists, journalists and the public at large. Chapters include: 1. Art is a Paper: Embracing Conceptualism -- 2. Art is Not What it's Painted to Be: Painting and Drawing -- 3. Objects in Transit: Sculpture and Object Art -- 4. The Conquest of Space: Public Art -- 5. Architecture of Memory: Installation -- 6. Focuses and Trips: Art and Photography -- 7. What a Body Can Do: Performance -- 8. The Subversive Image: Video Art - 9. Recycled Technologies: Electronic Art - 10. Is this Art? Appropriations. ENGLISH AND SPANISH TEXT.