David Medalla dreamt of the day he would create sculptures that, in his words, "breathe, perspire, cough, laugh, yawn, smirk, wink, pant, dance, walk, crawl, . . . and move among people as shadows move among people. . . ". It has been two years since the artist’s death in 2020. For Aram Moshayedi, this presentation is an occasion to reflect upon the desires that remain in his absence.
Saturday, October 29
4:30 p. m. - 4:55 p. m.
Corferias (Avenida La Esperanza with Carrera 39)
Aram Moshayedi (USA)
Aram Moshayedi is a curator at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, where he recently co-curated Made in L.A. 2016: a, the, though, only. Since joining the museum in 2013, he has organized projects by artists Avery Singer, Maria Hassabi, and Mario Garcia Torres, as well as All the Instruments Agree: An Exhibition or a Concert, a two-day program of live music and sound performed by visual artists. He has contributed to numerous exhibition catalogues as well as the journals Artforum, Art in America, Frieze, Metropolis M, Parkett, X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, and Bidouin, for which he is a contributing editor.