Jan 21, 2010
' In June this year work is expected to begin on the MIC plus
, the new convention center Milan Fiera Milano City designed by Mario Bellini Architects
. The project involves the conversion of halls 5 and 6 no longer used in the Fiera Milano City and its integration with the existing adjacent Milan convention center. It will consist of 18 thousand seats, an auditorium for 1500 people a plenary hall of 4500 seats and 73 meeting rooms which can cater for 20 to 2 thousand posts. ' (Continue reading..
Jan 20, 2010
, born in 1963, in Madrid, Spain, is a mixed media artist that combines photography, drawing and painting in his work. Currently, he is an Associate Professor in Drawing at the State University of New York at Oswego Art Department. He has been awarded various grants and fellowship including The SCAC Grant, Artworks! National Residency from CEPA Gallery, the Art Matters Inc. fellowship, the Hangar Barcelona International residency, etc. He has exhibited his work in numerous national and international galleries and museums, including Galeria Metropolitana, Galeria Artificial, Exit Art, The Artist Network, the Burchfield-Penney Art Center and the Albright-Knox Gallery. He has lectured extensively about his creative work nationally and internationally. His work is in numerous public and private collections including those of the Castellani At Museum, The Burchfield-Penney Art Center and the David Bowie Art collection. He spends his time creating, teaching and traveling in between Europe and the USA.
Jan 20, 2010
" I make the clothes the morning of the shoot, so the meat doesn't rot. In Bahia, I froze it beforehand, so it wouldn't get smelly, because it's really hot. It's quite domestic, reallyâ€”I have to buy meat, clean up, sew. For this series, I got the fabrics in local markets, and the meat, too. I try to accentuate each woman's skin tone and expression with the clothes; I take Polaroids of them when I first meet them, then I work from those. " - Pinar Yolacan