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Iván López Munuera

Iván López Munuera. Is Contemporary Art/Architecture Critic & Curator. He explores the inscription of Contemporary Art in the critical context of the social sciences and mass media studies. He has curated, among other exhibitions, ‘Fan Riots’ (Festival SOS4.8, 2014), ‘Pop Politics: Activisms at 33 Revolutions’ (CA2M, 2012-2013), ‘El Ranchito’ (Matadero, 2010-2012), ‘Circuitos MMX’ (Comunidad de Madrid, 2010) or ‘Los Esquizos de Madrid’ (MNCARS, 2009; Fundació Suñol, 2009; CAAC, 2010).

28/8/2014

An opportunity for experimentation


SModa (August, 2014), EL PAÍS, asked me what do I think about the collections of art institutions and museums: how could they be, what could we expect from them. I think they have to be opportunities for experimentation, research and innovation.


Sanatorium Reading

My contribution for the last issue of Arquitectura (COAM, 369): the images of the tuberculosis sanatorium in Thomas Mann's The Magic Mountain are stuck on the backs of all our minds. That collection of characters in the years prior to the First World War: the sick, some hopelessly so, who seem like they are on holiday sunbathing in their fur blankets, mentally voyaging through the books they are reading an immersed in the tales between the pages, as real as they are made up...


13/6/2014

Arte al cubo: A guide for some art institutions, museums, galleries and spaces in Lower East Side

Hoy, en El Viajero de El País, hago un recorrido por galerías, museos, instituciones y espacios de arte en el Lower East Side de Nueva York // Here is a guide for for some art institutions, museums, galleries and spaces in Lower East Side, NY.



Pincha aquí // Link: Arte al cubo, por Iván López Munuera


20/5/2014

The Smiths. Música, política y deseo

Muchas gracias a Víctor Lenore por citarme a mí y a Pop Politics en su artículo sobre The Smiths incluido en el volumen The Smiths. Música, política y deseo editado por Fruela Fernández para Errata Naturae


14/5/2014

Sobre el fetiche: 255

La revista 255 de la Delegación de Alumnos de la ETSAM me pidió una contribución sobre la idea del fetiche. Les entregué una imagen con algunos de mis objetos relacionados con Morrissey y los Smiths, así como un pequeño texto. Acabo de recibir la publicación junto con el número anterior: