Jan Hendrix Landfall
ISBN: PB: 9788417047948, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, November 2019
288 pp., 22x16 cm, 250 colour and black&white illus.
Since Dutch artist Jan Hendrix (born 1949) moved to Mexico in 1975, he has been a key figure in that country's art scene, building a bridge between Mexican and Dutch traditions of thinking about nature. This first retrospective covers Hendrix's two-...
Teatro Ojo At Night, Lightning
ISBN: PB: 9788417047542, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, November 2019
256 pp., 21.8x15.7 cm, 337 colour and black&white illus.
In 2002, as part of Draft – an initiative for exploring the critical possibilities of contemporary art – the experimental theatre group Teatro Ojo was founded. The group produced a symposium and short ads for public television and Youtube, aiming to...
Nicolas Combarro Interventions
ISBN: HB: 9788417047573, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, July 2018
127 pp., 24.8x17.1 cm
This book explores a process of research and creation carried out through the interaction between art and architecture. Interventions reflect on constructed space by the observation and analysis of its various forms and expressions, its patterns and...
Guadalajara: A Particular Geography Groups and Spaces in Mexico, Contemporary Art of the 90s
ISBN: HB: 9788417047597, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, July 2018
480 pp., 27.2x19.3 cm, colour photos
A particular geography examines the art scene in Guadalajara, capital of the state of Jalisco. A vibrant and vigorous contemporary art scene developed here during the same period covered by the previous publication in this series, Licenciado Verdad....
Frederic Amat_Zootrop
ISBN: PB: 9788417047016, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, August 2017
200 pp., 30x20 cm, black&white photos
Amat's open conception of art has led him to incorporate a range of disciplines into his practice: painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, performance, book illustration, audiovisual media, set design, and interventions into architectural spaces....
Huun Art / Thought from Mexico
ISBN: PB: 9788416282968, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, July 2017
208 pp., 24.1x19.7 cm, illus.
HUUN is a new annual magazine-book that offers a space for artistic expression.Contributors include poets, critics, fiction writers, composers, and artists such as Vivian Abenshunshan, Daniel Aguilar Ruvalcaba, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Luigi Amara, Edga...
Alejandro Marote A: 2008 / 2013
ISBN: HB: 9788416282340, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, March 2016
216 pp., 17.8x12.7 cm, illus.
This evolution is articulated in four complementary blocks: the man, the city, the collapse of the straight line, and the return to nature. The man, uniformed in dark suits, possesses the creative power but remains subject to the very surroundings he...
Alejandro Marote B
ISBN: HB: 9788416282630, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, February 2016
96 pp., 30.5x24.6 cm, illus.
B by Alejandro Marote is the second, evolving stage in the study of the plastic transformation of matter. After abandoning the city (A), the author moves now toward the place where two fundamental coastal-planes the vertical one of the palm trees and...
Alicia Penalba
ISBN: PB: 9788416282784, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, February 2016
280 pp., 27.9x21.1 cm, illustrations throughout
In May 1968, while French young people were taking to the streets, three Latin American artists were exhibiting at the Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris: Wifredo Lam, Roberto Matta, and a woman, the sculptor Alicia Penalba. Born in Argentina,...
American Dream
ISBN: HB: 9788415118411, Prestel Publishing, Editorial RM, February 2013
160 pp., 26x22.9 cm, illustrations throughout
For Artemio Rodri guez, the art of printmaking is an everyday activity in which form and idea, personal experience and historical concept harmoni- ously participate. His work bespeaks the mestizo artist who fuses the American indigenous spirit with E...