There was soul fire energy at Framer Framed Opening: Opening: Framer Framed & Elsewheres Within Here Mucho ache!! The Orishas, Sun Ra Arkestra and the great Hélio Oiticica’s Parangoles accompanied us! Big shout outs to all the people who was part of this intergalactic journey.
The Supreme Exodus - From Masquerades to Cultural Resistance /// Havana Biennial - Paiz Art Biennial - Framer Framed - Groninger Museum - Minerva Art Academy.
In collaboration with Iva Jankovic, Detras del Muro, The Wifredo Lam Center of Contemporary Art, Curators Juanito Delgado, Loliet Marrero Delachaux, Alexia Tala and Gabriel Rodríguez, Fundacion Paiz, NG Art Gallery Panama, Minerva Art Academy and Framer Framed's: Josien Pieterse, Cas Bool & Yvonique Wellen.
The Supreme Exodus is an ongoing project that explores the creation of hybridized African textiles and costumes, researching on the history of the African, Asian textile trade in the Americas and their relation with Afro Latinamerican Yoruban traditions.
Featuring: Transillumination #1 - A DNA sequencing orchestration. Music for piano, brass, strings, voices, percussion, mallet instruments and barrel organ. Composed by Antonio Jose Guzman. Created using DNA sequencing into a perforated cardboard book for Barrel Organ.
Photos: Jenny Sanchez - Shaldrian Gomez - Iva Jankovic & Friends
This project was made possible by the generous support of the Mondriaan Fund