Category Archive: Acquisitions

Victoria Gitman

On Our Radar

Rescuing objects from time: Painstaking hyperrealism is like magic

Who: Argentine artist Victoria Gitman, whose works have been featured in the David Nolan Gallery in New York, Daniel Weinberg Gallery in Los Angeles, The Bass Museum of Art in Miami Beach Florida and Tomio Koyama Gallery in Tokyo. What she’s known for: Victoria Gitman examines the perception of beauty and femininity through carefully detailed, intricate renderings that were described by one critic as “a verisimilitude…

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Los Trompos

Public Art Install

Video: It doesn’t take long before people of all ages are tempted by colorful, innocent play

Not even one hour had passed before a few passersby were intrigued by the vibrant colors that awash the Sarofim Picnic Lawn at Discovery Green®. As soon as Weingarten Art Group’s hired installers began unwrapping the first component of Mexico City designers Héctor Esrawe and Ignacio Cadena’s Los Trompos, curious walkers were tempted by exactly what the structures…

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