Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago
June 22, 2019 - September 8, 2019
Curated by Tatiana Flores and organized by the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach, California, Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago presents 21st-century art by artists with roots in Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Curaçao, Aruba, St. Maarten, St. Martin, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Trinidad, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Barbados, and St. Vincent. Acknowledging the great diversity represented by these various countries, the exhibition explores thematic continuities found among the region. Relational Undercurrents features contemporary painting, installation art, sculpture, photography, video, and performance by over 50 artists from the islands of the Caribbean.
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Relational Undercurrents Advisory Committee
Lorraine Badley, Delaware African Caribbean Affairs Commission
Wanda Burgos-Rincon, Latin American Community Center
Thomas Grant, Delaware African-Caribbean Coalition
Stephanie Lord, Trinidad & Tobago Association of Delaware
Dr. Myrna Nurse, Delaware State
Dr. Sheridan Quarless Kingsberry, Delaware State
Brenda Romeus, Entrepreneur
Hon. Diane Clarke Streett
Cheryl Thomas, Delaware Guyanese Organization
The Museum is grateful to the community leaders who have given their time as members of the Relational Undercurrents Advisory Committee.
Organizer and Sponsors
This exhibition has been organized by the Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA), Long Beach, California for the Getty Foundation’s PST: LA/LA initiative. This exhibition is made possible in Delaware by the Emily du Pont Memorial Exhibition Fund. Additional support was provided, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency in partnership with the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on www.DelawareScene.com.