Special projects highlights

CONTEXT Art Miami, Miami

November 17, 2015

December 2–6, 2015

VIP preview: Tuesday, December 1, 5:30–10pm
Access for VIP Cardholders and Accredited Press
Presented by Merrill Lynch and benefiting Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)

CONTEXT Pavilion
Wynwood Arts District
2901 NE 1st Avenue
Miami, FL 33137
Hours: Wednesday–Saturday 11am–8pm,
Sunday 11am–6pm

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The 4th edition of CONTEXT Art Miami continues its commitment to providing a dynamic high-standard experience by announcing its list of special projects and programming.

Sound Positions
Curated by Christoph Cox, Sound Positions creates an immersive and intimate listening experience, with works by an international selection of emerging and established sound artists. The exhibition will feature 12 listening stations, each dedicated to the work of one artist.
Contributing artists: Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Olivia Block, Maria Chavez, Holly Herndon, Ernst Karel, Matt Krefting, Chris Kubick, Jake Meginsky, Aura Satz, Jennifer Walshe, Yan Jun, Dajuin Yao.

WAYPOINT at CONTEXT Art Miami 2015
WAYPOINT is an art-centric public video exhibition initiative of the Division of Fine Arts & Cultural Affairs of the Miami-Dade Aviation Department (Yolanda Sanchez, Director) and Wet Heat Project (Bill Bilowit, Director). WAYPOINT debuts its first original programming at CONTEXT Art Miami: “We Make Passage,” a film series of portrait-making encounters between Miami-based artists and the working community of Miami International Airport. The films will be exhibited with the original artworks they document, and simultaneously premiere at the airport’s newest international terminal on WAYPOINT’s large-scale video wall.

Galleries Association Of Korea
This year for the first time we welcome the Galleries Association of Korea. Presenting 10 of the most influential, cutting-edge galleries from South Korea as selected by CONTEXT Art Miami, this special section will be one of Miami’s premier destinations that’s devoted to the understanding and appreciation of contemporary art from Korea in a global context.
Participating galleries: Baik Song Gallery, Cais Gallery, Gallery Bhak, Gallery Shilla, Gallery SP, Keumsan Gallery, Nine Gallery, Paik Hae Young Gallery, The Columns Gallery, and Wellside Gallery.

The Galleries Association of Berlin (LVBG)
ART FROM BERLIN offers insight into Berlin’s influential art scene with five contemporary galleries selected by a panel of Berlin-based curators and art critics. ART FROM BERLIN is presented at CONTEXT Art Miami by the Galleries Association of Berlin, landesverband berliner galerien (lvbg), with official support from the municipality of Berlin and the European Union (EU). In the BERLIN LOUNGE, lvbg will install a curated exhibition and offer information on the city’s contemporary art galleries and institutions. This microcosm of the global art capital’s gallery community includes a cross-section of established and emerging exhibitors.
Participating galleries: Galerie Friedmann-Hahn, Galerie Kornfeld, Podbielski Contemporary, Tammen & Partner, Wichtendahl Galerie, and the Berlin Lounge featuring C/O Berlin Foundation.

Solo exhibitions
Viviane Rombaldi Seppey, Dubner Moderne
Juliane Hundertmark, Knight Webb Gallery
Mr. Herget, Mugello Contemporary
Isabelle Borges, Paralelo
Marc Andre Robinson, Salamatina Gallery
Jung San, Sandra Lee Gallery
Satoru Tamura, Tezukayama Gallery

Special projects
Andrew Myers, Lawrence Cantor Fine Art
Artist Collective MANGLE, Galeria Enrique Guerrero
Brent Estabrook, Mugello Contemporary
Diana Copperwhite, 532 Gallery Thomas Jaeckel
Fidia Falaschetti, Fabien Castanier Gallery
Jannick Deslauriers, Art Mûr
Matteo Massagrande, Shine Artists
Tiffany Trenda, The McLoughlin Gallery
Umberto Ciceri, LIQUID ART STSTEM | White Room
Media contact:
Zakarin Martinez Public Relations
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