Artists

Argentina

Huilén Richeri
Intervened Roll

14.03.22 23.03.22

Huilén Richeri is a Social Communicator, photographer and tattoo artist/illustrator. She studied Social Communication at the UBA (with orientation in Policies and Planning), Photography at Motivarte and worked in press, marketing, communication and social networking. After living in Barcelona for a year, through a Sociology exchange with the Autonomous University of Barcelona, ​​due to the pandemic she had to return to Buenos Aires and was forced by the confinement to deepen the process of self-observation that she had started years before, but to which she had never given the main focus. This is how her re-connection with illustration arose and her new project was born: Intervened Roll, an exercise of observation, reflection and questioning of the place that Huilén occupies in the physical and social space that surrounds her. A series of illustrated photographs and collages that deliberately seek to define her experience in the world through the transparency of everyday life.

Intervened Roll is a social, personal and inevitably political look at the daily life of the artist and the world that surrounds her, and that, without wanting to want it, shaped her as a daughter of the ’90s. To do this, Huilén used photographs of her day to day, trying to find the extraordinary within an average life, photographs that later became illustrations, which, in turn, become mediated and intervened moments of her journey through this world.

BIO
Huilén Richeri
1994 | Buenos Aires, Argentina

EDUCATION
2017 | Bacherlor’s Degree in Social Communication: Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
2016 | Exchange as Sociology student, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, SPain

EXHIBITIONS
2022 | Cohabitar memorias, Proyecto´ace, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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´aceNITE

Cohabiting Memories
Artists in Dialogue

23.03.22

On Wednesday, March 23, 2022, we hosted Cohabiting Memories, our first ´aceNITE of the year and the first since the pandemic began. During this meeting, we had several simultaneous activities that complemented and strengthened each other. On the one hand, the Sala Políglota received the international project The World IS/IN a Handkerchief, a traveling exhibition curated by Claudia DeMonte and Cecilia Mandrile that traces chance encounters, moments of discovery and personal connections in distant places or unexpected contexts, being even At the time, a total of 121 works printed in different graphic techniques on cotton handkerchiefs—on this occasion, the genealogy of Proyecto´ace was also presented, curated by Alicia Candiani.

To this, the presentations of our artists-in-residency were added. Chris Knollmeyer (USA) presented and performed live for the audience a piece of music specially composed and designed to accompany the installation of the handkerchiefs in the Políglota Room. For 4 weeks, Chris composed original fragments with a generative software created by him, using sounds of musical instruments and ambient recordings taken from the City of Buenos Aires and his surroundings during his stay. In addition, Ioulia Akhmadeeva (Russia-Mexico) showed part of the results obtained during her Production Residency in our workshop, sharing with the public an artist’s book and different editions in which she was working on the themes of memory and the war situation. in which his native country is located under the title Stop War / Net Voyne!. Wesley Ericson (USA) opened for the public his site-specific installation Something familiar in our courtyard, where he made a wall painting that takes one of our hanging plants and incorporates it into a classic motif from art history: the figure of Perseus holding the decapitated head of Medusa. In addition, Wesley installed a mirror so that those who dared to contemplate his work would not be paralyzed by the gaze of Medusa.

Also, we share with the public the results obtained by the cohort of COHABITAR FRONTERAS, the seventh edition of our online program Together Apart. On this occasion, with the support of the Metropolitan Fund for the Arts, 20 fellows worked collectively to discover possible ways of jointly inhabiting indeterminate spaces within their artistic practices, creating new bodies of work and thinking about questions about the intersection of disciplines both within the art as outside of it.

 


OPENING
March 23, 2022
FINISSAGE
April 27, 2022

Proyecto´ace
Artist-in-Residence International Program

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International Airport

Ministro Pistarini- Ezeiza (EZE)
Buenos Aires
45' to 60' trip

Domestic Airport

Aeroparque Jorge Newbery
Buenos Aires

Buses

38, 39, 41, 42, 59, 63, 65, 67, 68, 151, 152, 161, 184, 194 and 168 (stop in the front door)

Subway/Metro

D Line (Green)
Olleros Station (4 blocks, 4')

Train

Mitre Line (either to Leon Suarez or Mitre)
Colegiales Station (1 block, 1')

The Latin America's Paris

Buenos Aires is Argentine Republic's capital city. With 15,000,000 inhabitants, it is one of the largest cities in Latin America and one of the 10 most populous urban centers in the world. Its cosmopolitan and urban character vibrates to the rhythm of a great cultural offer that includes monuments, churches, museums, art galleries, opera, music and theaters; squares, parks and gardens with old groves; characteristic neighborhoods; large shopping centers and fairs. Here we also find a very good lodging facilities, with accommodation ranging from hostels to five-star hotels of the main international chains. Buenos Aires also show off about its variety of restaurants with all the cuisines of the world, as well as to have cafes and flower kiosks on every corner.

A neighborhood founded on the Jesuit farms in the 17th century

We are located in Colegiales neighborhood where the tree-lined streets, some of which still have their original cobblestones, invite you to walk. Although the apartment buildings advance, low houses still predominate. It is a district of the city where about 20 TV production companies, design studios, artist workshops and the Rock&Pop radio have been located. The neighborhood also has six squares, one of which pays homage to Mafalda, the Flea Market, shops, restaurants and cafes like its neighboring Barrios de Palermo and Belgrano, with which it limits.

Proyecto´ace
Artist-in-Residence International Program

Open Call #3
Residencies 2022-2023
Deadline October 31st, 2022

 

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