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lugar a dudas is an artist initiative born in Cali, Colombia. Its initial aim was to strengthen the local artistic scene through fomenting knowledge of contemporary art, facilitating development of production and stimulating different publics and approaches to artistic practices.

Beta-Local: Natural Poetics, Forced Poetics by Édouard Glissant
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Beta-Local: Natural Poetics, Forced Poetics by Édouard Glissant

From many years on at Beta-Local, we have been interested in thinking the Caribbean, and Puerto Rico within it. Édouard Glissant is an obvious reference, but not because of that, it is all known in our context. The scarce distribution of his work in spanish is surprising for us, and we consider the invitation to […]

Helena Producciones: Je est un Autre: The Institutionalization of Outsider Art by Michèle Faguet
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Helena Producciones: Je est un Autre: The Institutionalization of Outsider Art by Michèle Faguet

This was the first step on Michèle Faguet’s research on the term pornomiseria. This research placed the term on an international scenario. From that base we can put in perspective problems like social art and it’s neo-liberal mentality, the biennialization of art fairs and the fairializilation of biennales, etc. Helena Producciones Michele Faguet-Je est un […]

Víctor Albarracín: How Is It To Be Done? By Tiqqun
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Víctor Albarracín: How Is It To Be Done? By Tiqqun

To do what urges. Never what it is, but how. This small drift-manifesto-poem by Tiqqun, included in the second edition of it’s magazine -unsigned, with no attribution-, is a call for resignation and idleness, for the thinking of certain ways of life that glow in their opacity, in the impossible cross of acceptance and the […]

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Short guide to Fotocopioteca: MINGA

Fotocopioteca: MINGA produced a compilation of theoretic recommendations by eight participants, AC partners in Latin America Cooperativa Cráter Invertido, TEOR/ética, Platohedro and Más Arte Más Acción, and lugar a dudas’ collaborators Víctor Albarracín, Helena Producciones, Beta-Local and Sofía Olascoaga. Keeping the format of Fotocopioteca, this edition consists of eight selected texts, on this particular case […]

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Fotocopioteca: Minga

  lugar a dudas_Fotocopioteca /// Our participation in Minga is oriented to the printed publication of the project, it consists of a special edition of Fotocopioteca in the framework of MINGA. *Fotocopioteca_is a collection of eight literary recommendations, each one by a particular guest that also contributes to an introduction or preface to the recommended […]