Pablo León de la Barra, Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America, introduces Under the Same Sun and details how many of the exhibition’s artists use the region’s history to characterize its present. Amalia Pica reveals how she was inspired by an official ban on “subversive” Venn diagrams, Carlos Amorales talks about his participatory installation featuring hanging cymbals, and Jonathas de Andrade describes his artistic response to anthropologist Gilberto Freyre’s Museum of the Man of the Northeast. [June 2014]


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