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Demian Schopf and Latin American Neobaroque

January 12, 2010 Leave a comment

Art Event/Lecture
Jan 23, 18:00, 2010.
Antropofagia Cultural:
Demian Schopf and Latin American Neobaroque
at the ICI-Berlin
Christinenstr. 18-19, Haus 8
D-10119 Berlin
Tel: +49 (0)30 473 7291-10
Fax: +49 (0)30 473 7291-56
info(at)ici-berlin.org
http://www.ici-berlin.org

Drawing on the concept of ‘cultural anthropophagy’, which goes back to the 1928 Manifesto Antropófago by the Brazilian poet and polemicist Oswald De Andrade, an exhibit and a series of talks reflect on the critical digestion of the other as a fundamental issue in the phenomenology of cultural encounters.

European Father and Indigenous Mothers – The Postmodern Neobaroque in Latin American Culture. 


Talks by the artist Demian Schopf and by the curators of the exhibition, Elena Agudio and Paz Guevara.

Venue: ICI Conference room (3rd floor)

Time: 18:00
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Silent Revolution. Solo show of Demian Schopf

Demian Schopf’s The Silent Revolution is a photographic series of enactments of baroque paintings of angels and archangels from the Latin-American colonial period, an interesting hybrid coming out from the encounter/clash between European and Indigenous visual cultures.

Venue: ICI Library (2nd floor)

Time: 20:00

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