Exhibitions & Events

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    New Art in Context sessions at 'Karmadavis: Art, Justice, Transition'

    26 January 2013 - 10 March 2013

    Accompanying our exhibition is a series of ‘art in context’ sessions led by students from the University of Essex to engage with visitors every Saturday and Sunday from 10-5pm.

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    Karmadavis: Art, Justice, Transition - Curator's Talk

    12 December 2012

    Join ESCALA Director and Curator Dr Joanne Harwood as she discusses the ideas and artworks in Karmadavis: Art, Justice, Transition.

    Time: 2-3pm in the University Space Free, but booking essential through firstsite 01206 577067.

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    Talk by Maritza Urrutia

    28 November 2012

    Martiza Urrutia is a human rights activist and one of the ‘disappeared’ (imprisoned and tortured) by the military government during the civil war in Guatemala, 1960-1996.

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    Art in Context at 'Karmadavis: Art, Justice, Transition'

    19 November 2012 - 30 November 2012

    Accompanying the exhibition is a series of ‘art in context’ sessions led by students to engage with visitors.

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    Karmadavis: Art, Justice, Transition

    10 November 2012 - 10 March 2013

    The exhibition focuses on the work of David Pérez Karmadavis, a Guatemala-based artist who was born in the Dominican Republic in 1976. Karmadavis is a talented painter and illustrator who is perhaps best-known for his performance and video work, including Estructura completa (Complete Structure), which was shown at the Venice Biennale in 2011.

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    Talk by curator and critic María Elena Ramos

    18 October 2012 - 19 October 2012

    María Elena Ramos is a widely published critic and commentator on the fine arts, photography, architecture and urban spaces. She has been vocal in her opposition to State control of the cultural sector in Venezuela and is also the respected former director of the Fundación Museo de Bellas Artes Caracas (1989-2001).

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