The Potosí Principle, Max Hinderer, Alice Creischer and Andreas Siekmann

curator Max Hinderer, Alice Creischer and Andreas Siekmann
term the contemporary
duration 12 May – 6 September 2010, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

"Principio Potosí a project that rethinks the origins and expansion of modernity based on colonial baroque painting and on colonisation processes. The exhibition establishes a dialogue between the work produced ex profeso various international artists, with numerous colonial baroque art works from between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries that come from mainly Bolivian and Spanish convents, churches, archives and museums."

 

For more visit the Principio Potosí exhibition web page at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía.