is an exhibition by Ibon Aranberri that aims to sediment and confront various series of works made by the artist during the last decades together with others produced specifically for the occasion, and presented here as a unified whole.
(...) His oeuvre features aspects such as the relationship between nature and culture, the ideological projection upon the landscape, the configuration of the social, historicity, the local context and its economic and territorial dimensions, the peripheral condition as well as language and the modern project. The artist holds an interest in power structures and the mechanisms to build society. (...) The concept of the landscape as a setting of ideological projection, as a point of intersection between the natural object and the cultural subject, is an underlying issue in his work.' (+ info...)
(Itziar, Guipuzkoa, in 1969) obtained a degree in Fine Arts from the Universidad del País Vasco, Bilbao, in 1994. In the mid-1990s he participated in the Arteleku workshops in San Sebastian and continued his studies at CCA-Kitakyushu, Japan. He was involved with the early stages of the consonni
project in Bilbao in 2000. He took part in Manifesta 4
in Frankfurt in 2002. Recent notable exhibitions include On working with (Ir.T.no. 513), Iaspis project room
, Stockholm, 2006; Documenta 12
, Kassel, 2007; Integration
, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, 2007; Disorder
, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, 2008; 16th Sydney Biennial
, Sidney, 2008; and Ibon Aranberri. Meseta Grammar
, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Abbey of Santo Domingo de Silos, 2010.Curated by:
Nuria Enguita Mayo
Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona
Dates and times:
From 28 January to 15 May 2011.
Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Closed Mondays.All photos (except when noted otherwise): Latitudes | www.lttds.org