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WORK HARDER

The title of Quintín Rivera Toro’s exhibition, Work Harder, sets the tone for this collection of works, which opened to the public on October…

Beauty in Decay

Centering on the use of canine figures, Karen Santiago Torres develops metaphors about the state of the country through a rich gestural treatment of animal forms and outlines. At times alone and dying, other times violently fighting one another, some of these animals draw us closer to the desperate reality of the many Puerto Ricans who live under constant threat of losing their jobs, while others mirror the erratic social, economic, and political realities of the country.

Petrofósil: requiem for our fossil-fuel civilization

Un mes más, el Centro de Traducción del Programa Graduado de Traducción del Recinto de Río Piedras, se encarga de la versión en inglés de una colaboración destacada, en esta ocasión, la de Hiromi Shiba sobre la exposición Petrofósil de los hermanos Javier y Jaime Suárez.

Roberto Silva Ortiz: The Relevance of Tradition

Roberto Silva crowned his return to Puerto Rico with Redoubt, an ode to the relevance of artistic tradition, at an opening at Galería Artífice in Old San Juan. We met with the artist to address, among other existential matters, the transcendence of memory—redoubt—as a creative impulse, and the artist’s role in revalidating the pictorial tradition.

The Atlas of René Santos

El Programa Graduado de Traducción de la Universidad de Puerto Rico – Recinto de Río Piedras, colabora una vez más con Visión Doble, en este caso, recordando la exhibición René Santos: el grado cero de la imagen, celebrada en el Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico en 2013.

FAS/PR/2013

  By CHERYL HARTUP The Feria de Arte Sonoro de Puerto Rico (FAS), is my most anticipated art event on the island because I…