In the Willem van der Vorm Gallery in Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Sol Calero presents her first Dutch museum exhibition. This installation will be the concluding presentation in the ‘Sensory Spaces’ series that began in 2013.
For the fifteenth edition of Sensory Spaces, Sol Calero (Caracas 1982) has created a colourful meeting place: a patio-like setting where visitors can relax or enter into conversation with each other.
Calero is known for scrutinising cultural clichés, especially those relating to Latin American identity. To do this, she employs a motley mix of colours, patterns and forms that are considered typical of this geographical area. The question is whether this image is complete.
Essay Sensory Spaces 15 - Sol Calero
Each exhibition will be accompanied by a bilingual booklet with an essay by the curator:
Sensory Spaces Series
Sensory Spaces is a series of commissioned solo projects presented in the Willem van der Vorm Gallery, located in the freely accessible exhibition space in the museum’s entrance hall. Artists are invited to respond to the architectural qualities of the space, emphasizing notions of transformation and surprise.
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