Newsletter #42 – April 2012


All photos: Mousse Publishing


Mousse Publishing and MUSAC release the publication 'Amikejo' edited by Latitudes

Title: 'Amikejo'
Edited by: Latitudes
Publisher & Distribution: Mousse Publishing
Format: 22.5 x 15.5cm, 216 pp, hardcover
Texts by: Giorgio Agamben, Theo Beckers, Latitudes, Prof. Peter Osborne, Georges Pérec, Prof. Dr. Menno Schilthuizen, Ryszard Zelichowski
Language: English and Spanish
ISBN: 9788896501832
Price: 26 Euro
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'Amikejo' is the companion publication of the exhibition series of the same name curated by Latitudes, which comprised exhibitions by Pennacchio Argentato; Iratxe Jaio & Klaas van Gorkum; Uqbar (Irene Kopelman & Mariana Castillo Deball) and Fermín Jiménez Landa & Lee Welch at the Laboratorio 987 of the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León (MUSAC) throughout 2011.

The volume includes specially-commissioned essays by Peter Osborne (Professor of Modern European Philosophy and Director of the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy at Kingston University London); Ryszard Żelichowski (Professor and Director for Scientific Research at the Institute of Political Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences); Theo Beckers (Former Professor of Leisure Studies at Tilburg University and currently faculty member of the Tilburg Sustainability Center and Visiting Professor of the Chinese Academy of Sciences); Prof. Dr. Menno Schilthuizen (Research scientist at NCB Naturalis, an endowed chair for Insect Biodiversity at the University of Groningen and an Associate Professor at Leiden University"; as well as texts on each project by the exhibition curators; reprints by Giorgio Agamben and Georges Perec, installation views and biographies of the artists. (+ info...)


Publication availability


Cover of Lara Almarcegui's monograph

'Lara Almarcegui. Projects 1995–2010', published by Archive Books and edited by Latitudes

Photo gallery

Texts: Cuauhtémoc Medina, Lars Bang Larsen & Latitudes
Format: 21 x 27.5 cm, 224 pp, colour, English.
ISBN: 9788895702056
Distribution and orders: via Archive Books


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Gerry Schum's 'Land Art' (1969)

Video and film programme ‘A Stake in the Mud, A Hole in the Reel. Land Art's Expanded Field 1968–2008', Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico, and tour, April–October 2008

With: Maria Thereza Alves, Francis Alÿs, Ibon Aranberri, Donna Conlon, Cyprien Gaillard, Mario García Torres, Nancy Holt & Robert Smithson, Gordon Matta-Clark, Damián Ortega, Nikolaj Recke, Thiago Rocha Pitta, Hans Schabus, Gerry Schum (films by Richard Long, Barry Flanagan, Dennis Oppenheim, Robert Smithson, Marinus Boezem, Jan Dibbets & Walter de Maria), Jordan Wolfson.

Originally programmed for the 'Panorámica' series at the Museo Tamayo. The programme toured to MARCO, Vigo; Stadtkino, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel; CAAC, Sevilla; Fundació Suñol, Barcelona; Hongersdijk Farmstead, Wilhelminapolder, The Netherlands; Spike Island, Bristol and Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Móstoles. (+ info...)


About Latitudes

Latitudes is an independent curatorial office initiated in April 2005 by Max Andrews and Mariana Cánepa Luna, that works in an international context from and in Barcelona, Spain. We initiate and develop contemporary art projects in association with institutions and collaborate with artists in productions encompassing a range of organisational forms and scales: genres of display and presentation; editorial practice and publication; forms of assembly, hosting and programming; as well as theoretical and interpretative contexts.
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