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siembra

How might we reimagine kurimanzutto after its 20 years of existence?

How can we propose a different way of experiencing time?

What place does the gallery occupy in the world, the country, and within each of the communities to which it belongs?

What permeates its surroundings and what will shape its future?

Art asks questions, it doesn’t give answers.

Siembra is an exhibition that started on February 2020 and will be extended as long as the current climate will permit. The gallery space is divided into seven rooms to be inhabited or articulated by different artists, projects and collectives, both from gallery roster and externally. The span of each project corresponds to their own creative process, not to an imposed calendar; all of them are independent and have no predetermined duration. The coincidences are woven just like sowing times in agriculture.

Siembra opens the gallery as a space of possibilities, a field in which time and space relate progressively, simultaneously, at different speeds. In it, cross pollination, thought cultivation and experiments in diversity converge to reach a possible harvest.

The artists of Siembra are:

february 8, 2020

siembra 1: Haegue Yang—Dress Vehicle / Eclectic Totemic

siembra 2: Gabriel Orozco—Veladoras Arte Universal

siembra 3: Eduardo Abaroa—Collector’s Series

siembra 4: Daniela Rossell and Galen Jackson—La Computadora de la Conexión/ Computer with an Internet Connection

siembra 5: Wendy Cabrera Rubio – Salón de arte panamericano

siembra 6: Dr. Lakra—Untitled

siembra 7: Minerva Cuevas—The Story of a Mountain, the History of a Country

september 7, 2020

siembra 8: Pablo Soler Frost —Drawing Room

siembra 9: Biquini Wax EPS — sa la na, a yuum, iasis/laissez faire-laissez passer

siembra 10: Sofía Táboas – Liminar

siembra 11: Carlos Amorales – Orgía de Narciso / Orgy of Narcisus

siembra 12 part 1: Miguel Calderón – Buenavista, Guerrero, abril 2020

siembra 13a: Salón Silicón – SEXplay

siembra 14a: Galería Agustina Ferreyra  Geles Cabrera and Dalton Gata

octubre 31, 2020

siembra 13b: Salón Silicón – SEXwork

siembra 14b: Galería Agustina Ferreyra – Ad Minoliti and Zadie Xa

november 28, 2020

siembra 12 part 2: Miguel Calderón – Amenaza Cocotera

siembra 15: Roberto Gil de Montes – Misfits

siembra 16: Daniel Guzmán – The man who should be dead but rose to another life 

march 9, 2021

siembra 13c: Salón Silicón – SEXtrauma

siembra 14c: Galería Agustina Ferreyra – Ulrik López and Ramiro Chaves

siembra 17: Wilfredo Prieto – Pairless Socks

siembra 18: Minerva Cuevas – Utopista / quiauitl

siembra 19: Wilfredo Prieto - Fake news

Installation Views

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​haegue yang, dress vehicle / eclectic totemic in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


gabriel orozco, veladoras arte universal in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


eduardo abaroa, collector's series in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


daniela rossell & galen jackson, computer with an internet connection in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


wendy cabrera rubio, salón de arte panamericano in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


minerva cuevas, the story of a mountain, the history of a country in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


dr. lakra, untitled in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


​haegue yang, dress vehicle / eclectic totemic in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


gabriel orozco, veladoras arte universal in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


eduardo abaroa, collector's series in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


daniela rossell & galen jackson, computer with an internet connection in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


wendy cabrera rubio, salón de arte panamericano in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


minerva cuevas, the story of a mountain, the history of a country in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020


dr. lakra, untitled in siembra (sowing), kurimanzutto, mexico city, 2020

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