Viewpoint: 2011 CIFO Grants & Commissions Program Exhibition
In 2002, The Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation was established to showcase international contemporary artist with a concentration being from Latin America. Under the direction of Patricia Garcia-Velez CIFO continues to exhibit exciting work and “Viewpoint” is no exception. Laura Belem (Brazil), Marcius Galan (Brazil), Fritzia Irizar-Rojo (Mexico), Begona Morales (Peru), Amalia Pica (Argentina), and Antonio Vega (Mexico) are recipints of the CIFO’s grants. Bruguera (Cuba) and Alicia Villarreal (Chile) are the selection for the midcareer Commissions award. David Lamelas has also been awarded the Achievement Commission for his artistic contribution over the past 30 years.
The exhibition titled “Viewpoint”, focuses on different points of view across mediums in video, photography, performances, sound, space interventions, and drawings. It is an experience to witness.