Time: November 9, 2011 from 6pm to 8pm
Location: BRIC Rotunda Gallery
Street: 33 Clinton Street
Website or Map: http://www.bricartsmedia.org/…
Event Type: opening, reception, for, exhibition
Organized By: BRIC
Latest Activity: Nov 1, 2011
Presented by BRIC Arts | Media | Bklyn and El Museo del Barrio, NY
Curated by Elvis Fuentes, Rocío Aranda-Alvarado, and Trinidad Fombella, El Museo del Barrio
BRIC Rotunda Gallery serves as the sole Brooklyn venue for The (S) Files 2011, El Museo del Barrio’s sixth biennial featuring innovative work Latino, Caribbean, and Latin American artists currently working in the greater New York area. This year’s edition highlights street art movements as a point of creative departure, with an expansive exploration of the visual energy, events, and aesthetics of urban environments.
The exhibition spreads across the city, showcasing 75 emerging artists at seven venues. BRIC Rotunda Gallery presents the video and photo documentation of performance and political art of 10 of the participating artists grouped by theme and media. Artists include: Javier Bosques, Alexis Duque, Felipe Galindo, Ellis Gerard, COCO144/Roberto Gualtieri, Alicia Grullón, Las Hermanas Iglesias, Armando Mariño, Jessica Mein, Leonor Mendoza, Felix Morelo, MARE139/Carlos Rodriguez, Rafael Sánchez and Kathleen White, Rafael Sánchez,VJ Demencia/Rene Juan De La Cruz, and Nicoykatiushka.