ARTISTAS EN MÉXICO: 1. LEONORA CARRINGTON: DIBUJO, PINTURA Y GRABADO, 2. GERMAN VENEGAS: PINTURA, 3. MAGALI LARA: GRABADO, 4. BORIS VISKIN, SET caja 1.
Place Published: México, D.F
Publisher: Centro Cultural Estación Indianilla
Date Published: 2007
Pages: 4 vols: 47;61;61;49p
Book Id: 85959
b/w and color plates, illus., facs., cat., bio/chron., color pict. wrps
A fine press project with 4 books on 4 contemporary artists to be published every three months. 60 contemporary, living artists in Mexico are involved in the project. This set is the first publication of the cultural center located in México City with the intent of providing and well printed, economical series on contemporary, living artists that includes images of 15 of their most representative works, a biography and critical texts. The publication is a project of the Centro Cultural Estación Indianilla, a remodeled 19th century electric train station, transformed into a multifaceted cultural space adapted for the practice, exhibition and development of contemporary and new technology artistic creations as well an historic place that can be rented for commercial purposes. The cultural promoter of this innovative project was Isaac Masri, who rescued the fabulous objects of the permanent exhibition in the basement of the station, including artwork created by artists Leonora Carrington, Francisco Toledo, Manuel Felguérez, Vicente Rojo, Gustavo Pérez and others. ENGLISH AND SPANISH EDITION. LIMITED EDITION OF 1000. Subscriptions for future sets are available