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Exhibition Opening of Lydia Cabrera and Édouard Glissant: Trembling Thinking

Americas Society

October 9, 2018
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The Americas Society exhibition Lydia Cabrera and Édouard Glissant: Trembling Thinking focuses on the ideas developed by the prominent Caribbean thinkers Lydia Cabrera (Havana, 1899–Miami, 1991) and Édouard Glissant (Sante-Marie, Martinique, 1928–Paris, 2011) and an archipelago of modern and contemporary artists whose works respond to their notions of identity. Artists include: Etel Adnan, Kader Attia, Tania Bruguera, Manthia Diawara, Mestre Didi, Melvin Edwards, Simone Fattal, Sylvie Glissant, Koo Jeong A, Wifredo Lam, Marc Latamie, Roberto Matta, Julie Mehretu, Philippe Parreno, Amelia Peláez, Asad Raza, Anri Sala, Antonio Seguí, Diamond Stingily, Elena Tejada-Herrera, Jack Whitten, and Pedro Zylbersztajn. 

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Image: Kader Attia, Héroes Heridos, 2018. Video, color, sound, 47:12 minutes. Produced for the exhibition Scars Remind Us that Our Past is Real to mark the sixth edition of the Joan Miro Prize, jointly granted by the Fundació Joan Miró Barcelona and Obra Social “la Caixa”. Courtesy of the artist and Lehmann Maupin, New York, Hong Kong, and Seoul.