NEWS / NOTICIAS

  • Raul Moarquech Ferrera-Balanquet presents his new performance media ceremony at Territorios Expleplorados, an internation performance meeting taking place at various locations in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico, including the ESAY, Noox Azcorra and Hacienda Ticopo.

    Participating artists includes Edith Medina (CDMX), Gustavo Âlvarez (GTO_MX), Fausto Luna (Oaxaca), Milton Zayas (CDMX), Gabriel Quintal Yucatan_MX), Débora Carnevali (Venezuela), Omar Góngora (Yucatan_MX), and Anibal Sandoval (Chile).

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  • Decolonial aestheSis asks why Western aesthetic categories like ‘beauty ’ or ‘representation ’ have come to dominate all discussion of art and its value, and how those categories organise the way we think of ourselves and others: as white or black, high or low, strong or weak, good or evil.

    And decolonial art (or literature, architecture, and so on) enacts these critiques, using techniques like juxtaposition, parody, or simple disobedience to the rules of art and polite society, to expose the contradictions of coloniality. Its goal, then, is not to produce feelings of beauty or sublimity, but ones of sadness, indignation, repentance, hope, and determination to change things in the future.

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  • DEEP DISH TV: Rock the Boat

    To counter the hype surrounding the quincentennial of the arrival of Europeans in the "New" World, this Deep Dish series presents an alternative view of the encounter, produced by indigenous, African American and Latino video and filmmakers.

    Resistencia Latinoamericana (1992): A comprehensive critical analysis and re-evaluation of Latin American history by Latin Americans. Produced by Raul Ferrera-Balanquet and Latino Midwest Video Collective,

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Projects / Proyectos / Exhibitions / Screenings / Muestras / Conferencias / Talleres / Workshops / Editorial

  • Sureste: Antología de Cuentos Contemporáneos

    Antología de Carlos Martín Briceño para la editorial Fictícia. Con la participación de Melba Alfaro, Roberto Azcorra Cámara, Will Rodríguez, Raúl Moarquech Ferrera-Balanquet, Ileana Garma, Agustín Labrada Aguilera, Cristina Leirana, Carolina Luna, Will Rodríguez, y otros destacadxs escritores!!!!

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  • Cátedra de Periodismo y Decolonialidad

    El encuentro inaugural será el 7 de mayo con los siguientes ejes: ¿Qué significa decolonizar? ¿Decolonizar qué, cómo y para qué? ¿Dónde estamos? La decolonialidad después de la descolonización. La des occidentalización después de la Guerra Fría. Los límites del proyecto neoliberal y el caos global actual. La apertura estará cargo del semiólogo Walter Mignolo yla editora de MU, Claudia Acuña.

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  • HD: Haceres Decoloniales, Sala de Exposiciones ASAB. Curador: Pedro Pablo Gómez

    Entre el 13 y el 31 de agosto de 2015, artistas, académicos y activistas nacionales e internacionales, participarán en la exposici ón y el encuentro académico denominados: HD: Haceres Decoloniales, que se realizarán en la Facultad de Artes ASAB, de la Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas, Bogotá-Colombia.

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  • Raul Moarquech Ferrera-Balanquet Winter 2014 Artist-in-Residence at Vermont College.

    The MFA in Visual Art at Vermont College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce that interdisciplinary artist, writer, curator, and Fulbright Scholar Raul Moarquech Ferrera-Balanquet is the Winter 2014 Artist-in-Residence. He has exhibited internationally and nationally in Colombia, Spain, Canada, Cuba, Australia, Argentina, Mexico, Germany, Germany, and USA. 

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  • BE.BOP 2013, Ballhaus Naunynstrasse, Berlin

    BE.BOP 2013 celebrated a paradigm shift that transformed the Black Body into a source of inspiration and beauty prevalent until today.

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