In Cuernavaca, Mario García Torres reads the city through clues that reveal the simultaneous existence of its international past and present, and goes beyond its surface to trace its trajectory from small town to city.
Nineteenth-century German artist Ferdinand Bellermann encountered a sublime landscape and ruined his shoes in Venezuela, as we know from the copious notes he took and the many pictures he made during his journeys.
In a booming Latin American art world where speculation tends to be predominantly financial, Lucas Ospina offers a different kind of speculative view as he considers art’s future in the face of the successes and failures of the middle class. More
Phillip Penix-Tadsen describes four distinct spatial frameworks employed in videogame design, and offers examples from Latin American developers to demonstrate the different ways in which gamespace creates meaning. More
Join Juan Pablo Garza as he enjoys a refreshing cepillado to counteract Maracaibo’s heat, browses for used books in El Emporio del Libro, and admires an architectural survivor on Tule Street that exemplifies the maracucho spirit. More
One of the questions we are most often asked at the CPPC is about where the collection may be seen. Now you can see the location of our artworks on the interactive map we’ve developed to help you follow the collection as it travels the globe! More
Open call for CIMAM 2015 Travel Grant Program, funded by Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, which offers four grants to support the attendance of modern and contemporary art museum directors and curators from Latin America... More
In under three minutes, Rafael Romero outlines the lengthy 1886 voyage along the Orinoco River undertaken by explorer Jean Chaffanjon and artist Auguste Morisot. Morisot’s documentary sketches and photos create a retrospective travelogue. Watch Video
When word got out that N.A.A.F.I, a music label and events project turned underground movement, had been invited to do a year-long residency at the Jumex Museum (simply titled Residency), some people declared it would be the death of N.A.A.F.I... More
CARACAS – As a preface to our discussion of the Modern Villa in Caracas, it is important to consider the following ideas: Topophilia: the love for place, as conceptualized within the field of human
geography by Yi-Fu Tuan...