Monthly Archives: September 2015

Leaving for Colombian Adventure soon!

September 14, 2015

 The great move begins…going into storage…an amazing total of 327 boxes in all!


The great move begins…going into storage…an amazing total of 327 boxes in all!

Books, books and more books…the legacy of an art historian.

Books, books and more books…the legacy of an art historian.

What to take and what not to take that is the question...

What to take and what not to take that is the question…

The last about to go to storage…many happy memories of art salons with artists and friends in Chelsea….

The last about to go to storage…many happy memories of art salons with artists and friends in Chelsea…

The big day is September 27th so I will keep you posted on my progress…in the meantime please come along to the last show in London which I have curated at the Colombian Consulate for the artist Lucas Posada. Mark your calendars for a talk given by him on Tues. the 22nd of Sept.

The big day is September 27th so I will keep you posted on my progress…in the meantime please come along to the last show in London which I have curated at the Colombian Consulate for the artist Lucas Posada. Mark your calendars for a talk given by him on Tues. the 22nd of Sept.

 

 

Lucas Posada: Entanglement

September 14, 2015

It has been a whirlwind two weeks with the artist Colombian artist Lucas Posada, from his arrival in London from Cartagena to the private view for his exhibition at the Colombian Consulate, Entanglement.

Here is a short visual narrative of what we have been doing and seeing:

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Works arriving in London at the Consulate

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Lucas unpacking the crates filled with paintings and sculptures for the installation… A very exciting moment for everyone.

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  Unwrapping the sculptures with great care.

 

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One down and more to come!

 

 

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Beggining to hang the paintings.

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Stupas

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Sculptures in place

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The unique 3D catalogue designed by the artist

 

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Guests at the Private View. Philippa Adams from the Saatchi Gallery and Peruvian designer Carlos del Carpio Palomino.

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Guests at the Private View: Philippa Adams, Carlos del Carpio Palomino, Curator Sandra Higgins, Colombian artist Guillermo Londoño, Lucas Posada and Mexican Curator Hillary Simon.

But it wasn’t all work and no play, we also had time to go around the city visiting galleries and museums, as well as a bit of party time:

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Serpentine Gallery Pavilion at Hyde Park

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Arc Gloria COlombian tall ship moored in Canary Wharf. A reception hosted by the Ambassador of Colombia to the United Kingdom, Nestor Osorio.

William Kentridge show:

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VIdeo at the Marion Goodman Gallery. William Kentridge show.

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At the Marion Goodman Gallery. William Kentridge show.