UNTITLED, Art is pleased to announce AGUAS, the artist-run curatorial platform founded by artist Rodrigue Mouchez, will be guest curator of the seventh edition of Untitled, Miami Beach. AGUAS’ artist-focused curatorial approach and distinct international perspective on contemporary art practices, reflects Untitled’s commitment as an international curated fair to keep artists and collaboration as its central focus. AGUAS will work together with Untitled’s Executive Director, Manuela Mozo and Artistic Director, Omar Lopez-Chahoud, to curate a selection of international galleries, and develop a series of special artist projects that will be integrated throughout the fair.
“I am thrilled that AGUAS, an artist-run curatorial platform will join us for the seventh edition of the fair,” states Manuela Mozo, Untitled’s Executive Director, “When considering a curatorial guest for Untitled, Miami Beach I wanted to incorporate the collaborative energy that has recently surfaced in the art world. Collaborations such as the international gallery exchange of Condo; Ruberta the collaborative exhibition space in Glendale, CA; gallery timeshares by VACATION in New York; and the non-profit exhibition spaces of JOAN in Los Angeles all reflect a spirit of generosity, innovation and the necessity to address some of the current issues facing artists and galleries. These inspiring models led us to our own collaboration with AGUAS.”
AGUAS aims to forge a meaningful dialogue between artists from Europe and Latin America through exhibitions, talks, and publications. Its intent is to push forward logics of collaboration and transparency between art practices and artists. “AGUAS’ projects are initiated by artists and focus more on their processes than on the commercial value of the works, considering the production of the works and the exhibition as a whole,” remarks Rodrigue Mouchez, “It is a great opportunity for a platform such as AGUAS to be a part of the seventh edition of Untitled, Miami Beach.” The seventh edition of Untitled, Miami Beach will take place December 5 – 9, 2018 on the beach at Ocean Drive and 12th Street in Miami Beach. For more information, please contact Jeffrey Walkowiak, Director of Communications, firstname.lastname@example.org or +1 646 405 6942.
About UNTITLED, Art Untitled, Art is an international, curated art fair founded in 2012 that focuses on balance and integrity across all disciplines of contemporary art. Untitled, Art innovates the standard fair model by selecting a curatorial team to identify, and curate a selection of galleries, artist-run exhibition spaces, and non-profit institutions and organizations, in discussion with a site-specific, architecturally designed venue. The next editions of Untitled will take place on the beach at Ocean Drive and 12th Street in Miami Beach, FL, December 5 – 9, 2018, and at the Palace of Fine Arts, 3601 Lyon Street in San Francisco, CA, January 18 – 20, 2019.
About AGUAS Founded in 2017 with the intent to create a cultural and artistic bridge between artist communities in Europe and Latin America, the first iteration of AGUAS brought together Rodrigue Mouchez (curator), Clémence Seilles (set design), Alaric Garnier (graphic design), Julia Barrios de la Morra (coordination), and Mexico-based artists Ling Sepulveda, Julie Escoffier and Javier Peñalosa, and Brussels-based artists Aline Bouvy, Martin Belou and Ben Van den Berghe, amongst others. For more information please visit: http://www.aguasssssss.com Follow us on social media Instagram: @untitledartfair Twitter: @UNTITLEDmiami Facebook: @UNTITLEDartfair Snapchat: @untitled-art For more information please visit: http://www.untitledartfairs.com