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5 Questions with Carolina Ponce de León

In this video interview, curator Carolina Ponce de León discusses Colombian art history, describing how Conceptual art of the late 70s in Colombia differed from similar practices in South America. She also thinks through national and hegemonic narratives of art history as a double exercise and critiques the term "global art" as a kind of aesthetic whitewashing that erodes specificity while the term "international" allows for transnational relations alongside grit and particularity.

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Carolina Ponce de León

Carolina Ponce de León is a Colombian curator, art critic, and cultural manager. She was Arts Advisor, Direction of Arts, Ministry of Culture, Art Director at the... Read more »
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5 Questions with Carolina Ponce de León

In this video interview, curator Carolina Ponce de León discusses Colombian art history, describing how Conceptual art of the late 70s in Colombia differed from similar practices in South America. She also thinks through national and hegemonic narratives of art history as a double exercise and critiques the term "global art" as a kind of aesthetic whitewashing that erodes specificity while the term "international" allows for transnational relations alongside grit and particularity.

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In this video interview, curator Carolina Ponce de León discusses Colombian art history, describing how Conceptual art of the late 70s in Colombia differed from similar practices in South America. She also thinks through national and hegemonic narratives of art history as a double exercise and critiques the term "global art" as a kind of aesthetic whitewashing that erodes specificity while the term "international" allows for transnational relations alongside grit and particularity.

5 Questions with Carolina Ponce de León

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