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Map of america juan downey. In juandowney s map of america swirls of color replace national borders and project the artist s hopefulness about the potential of networked communication what the artist called invisible architecture to overcome the political and geographic separation of people across the americas. His father david downey v. The show will.
Some names valie export ana mendieta edward krasinski juan downey fernando botero will be familiar. 34 1 8 x 20 inches. Instead of depicting national borders in his map of america juan downey represents the south american continent as a swirl of colors in response to a military coup in his native chile he embarked on a journey in 1973 traveling from new york to the southernmost tip of south america.
Betacam sp and dvd and silhouette of the map of america. Los angeles contemporary exhibitions lace. In 1961 to further his studies and develop his artistic practice downey traveled to europe.
Juan downey map of america 1975 not on view. If you are in desktop and then right click on the below media and click save image or video as button to save the media. Map of america presents south america in a swirl of colors devoid of national and geographic boundaries.
Modern and contemporary latin american art. Was a distinguished architect in chile and following in his father s footsteps juan downey studied and completed a bachelor of architecture degree in 1964 from the pontificia universidad católica of chile. Downey was born in santiago chile.
Colored pencil pencil and synthetic polymer paint on map on board. Ministerio de educación cultura y deporte. Downey created this drawing in conjunction with a road trip from new york to the southern.
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Physical mental and social movement is central to the work which downey made in conjunction with a road trip from new york through central and south america. Juan downey map of america 1975. Others will be much less so.
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