Gender trouble

¡ América latina : Arte-acción !

Friday April 11, 2008 – 20h30
Maison Populaire, Montreuil
FREE ENTRY

Attention : This is an automatic translation !

Vis-a-vis the formidable profusion of artistic proposals resulting from the Latin-American continent, we wished to devote one second meeting to the Latin America of the years 2000, become one of the most important political laboratories of our time, in the power of its fights anti-globalisation, its aspirations with cultural and economic autonomy, its feminist strategies of resistance.

acciones-mujeres-creando.jpg    acciones-mujeres-creando2.jpg

These proposals take root in a very strong tradition of art-action, and vidéoperformances to intrinsic political dimension, where the body is considered like place of confrontation and negotiation.
Fall under this filiation the visceral work of performeuse and the activist cultural Mexican Lorena Wolffer around assassinated of Ciudad Juarez or the poetic reflexion of the Guatemalan artist Sandra Monterroso who interlaces the reasons of the tradition, the cultural identity, and the kind.

tus-tortillas-sandra-monterroso.jpeg    deformacion-33-sandra-monterosso.jpg

The famous Bolivian feminist group, Mujeres creando, collective multitude of women in rebellion, has carried out for fifteen years, an enthralling development between urban, critical intervention radical, irrepressible Utopia, celebration ostentation and to tighten body, pleasure, daily newspaper, powers of the imaginary one. Their “actions” or performances of street draw a single ethical posture in its kind of agitatrices, “neither intellectual nor artists”, fights about it against patriarchal oppressions, the colonial diagrams, the neoliberal policies.
We will show for the first time in their entirety Acciones de Mujeres creando.

Collectivo Las Filmadoras, VideoLetter, Chiapas contre l’OMC (8’)
Lorena WolfferMientras dormiamos (el Caso Juarez) (2002, 11’)(distribution: le peuple qui manque)
Sandra MonterrosoDeformación # 33 (2007, 5’)
Sandra MonterrosoTus tortillas mi amor. Lix Cua Rahro. (2004, 12’)
Sandra MonterrosoCulpa. Mac. (2006, 6’)
Mujeres creandoAcciones – Creando Mujeres (2001, 1h03)

videoletters4.jpg   videoletters2.jpg

Last Tweets

  • @BiennaleLyon J-1 ⚡️⚡️, très heureux d'y présenter une installation, "Et que demandent-t-ils ? A y devenir quelque… https://t.co/Axd6lSMmcl- Sunday 15 Sep - 3:08pm
  • Kantuta Quiros, invitada de France 24/@RFI, junto a Florencia Angeles @FlorenciaMXFR y Ana Correa, en la emision… https://t.co/Mz4PYM4hKs- Saturday 3 Aug - 8:52am
  • Une pétition à signer pour la libération de la capitaine du bateau humanitaire Sea Watch 3, Carola Rackete !… https://t.co/LhYzH7k2Ad- Sunday 30 Jun - 11:20am
  • Aliocha Imhoff sera ce samedi à B7L9, la nouvelle « station d’art » expérimentale de la Kamel Lazaar Foundation, à… https://t.co/neqiAtlT0K- Thursday 27 Jun - 9:51am
  • Aliocha Imhoff and Kantuta Quiros will speak tomorrow at Goldsmiths University, London during the international sym… https://t.co/h0CxZowkcs- Friday 21 Jun - 4:11pm
  • Demain, 15 mai, nous aurons le plaisir de parler demain à 14h à l'Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs… https://t.co/7lluuwp3Sw- Wednesday 15 May - 9:13pm
  • Amis genevois, pour celles et ceux qui pourraient, nous vous donnons rendez-vous à Genève, ce soir, 20H. On y parle… https://t.co/skc31zHcMW- Thursday 9 May - 1:57pm
  • chers amis de Rabat ! Nous serions ravis de vous retrouver demain à 19h à l'occasion d'une conférence à l'Institu… https://t.co/8HboRK4vm9- Wednesday 17 Apr - 7:53pm
  • RT @MimosaHouse: Howardena Pindell recounts her experiences of racism in response to offensive encounters experienced in both the feminist…- Sunday 24 Mar - 5:21pm