They are masks with wolf-shaped or old-fashioned faces imaginative along with that Population of Cuenca to tie power. These representations were the following Mexican artist Erick Beltrán, with the help of the theater group Salesian Polytechnic UniversityI surveyed people about how they projected power.
It became the result of this process performative action After that, it opened on Friday, March 23rd Plaza de las Flores, no procession Masks and some legends "The judge knows no proportion" They walked through the streets of Cuenca.
"There is no return more factual power, with many totalitarian enthusiasm, one of his conservative characters. It's important to review this. Here I was surprised at Cuenca, that it was a mask representing another mask. The face of a child is someone who is hiding. The power does not stop being sedimented, "Beltran said three symbolic awards who handed it over XIV. Cuenca BienalaOn Saturday, November 24, he opened the doors 25 halls presentation of work 53 artists
Carlos Martiel presented "Gente de color" performance at various points in the city. Jenny Jaramillo has registered. Photo: Fernando Machado / El Telégrafo
Jurists Composition of this meeting Inma Prieto (Spain), Eva González-Sancho (Spain) and Ramón Castillo (Chile) announced the winner Pumapun Theater, one of the main events of the event.
du Julián Matadero would award was Érick Beltrán, Meanwhile Guaraguao Prize he received it Julien Bismuth (France-United States). In the last few weeks the city of Cuenca has been stuck in the hands of texts and public walls, they were poetic information. And Sal Stone would be It was Portuguese Ana Guedes
All of these confessions they were symbolic, without financial compensation and the winner received the sculpture Eduardo Vega.
Some artists were recognized by Érick Beltrán (Mexico), Ana Guedes (Portugal) and Juliana Vidal (Ecuador). Photo: Fernando Machado / El Telégrafo
Paris Prize, that's it artistic accommodation For three months in the French capital, at the age of 40, an artist from the Equator was at the Biennale, one of the youngest artists in Cuenca Juliana Vidal.
This creator has won the job "Mortality geographies", this is Concept Museum. She has been completely white and clean in the small room, left on the artist gypsum walls The traces of the scars of others and their people, made of gypsum. The room becomes a container of its memory and extends the remains left by the body, which are always revealed vulnerable
On the other hand, the jury emphasized the work Manuela Ribadeneira (Ecuador-England) Ishmael Randall (Peru-United States) and Adrián Balseca (Ecuador) and another created symbolic reward for the freedom of speech, he gave it to him Santiago Reyes (Ecuador-France), literally, his body in different initiatives to carry out actions in the city.
Also at the event A tribute was paid artist, commissioner and cultural manager, Eudoxia Starwho was it foundress of the Cuenca Bienala. "Thank you. I'm at the end of life, but I'll revive these applause a bit. It's a biennial big brother hug and a incentive for the promotion of peace. I believe it is essential for art to achieve peace in this world, "said Eudoxi, after receiving a sculpture by Lorena Serrano.
Eudoxia Estrela was a tribute to the cultural manager and artist of the Biennale's founder. Photo: Fernando Machado / El Telégrafo
Cuencako Biennale it will be open Sunday, February 3rd next year and they will help you Six samples parallel. Also official activities In the Biennial, independent exhibitions created by different spatial countries have been articulated.
"Naw" sample it's an exhibition Quito and Guayaquil (There's no place, Khóra, More art, Wanderer art project and Violent) have come together to show off with the participating artists. (I)
Parallel and collective exhibition Natural evening is visible in the People's Room. It includes 16 proposals. Photo: Fernando Machado / El Telégrafo