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Mateo López at Museo de Arte Moderno

Constelaciones – Mateo López

July 30 – November 3 2014

Museo de Arte Moderno – Medellín, Colombia

Matthew López’s work is a constant research on drawing itself; the space between thought and physical action. According to this idea, design expands beyond the line to form an object and suggests a proximity of the boundaries between two-dimensional and three-dimensional. By invitation of MAMM, López will present in the special projects room a new installation entitled Constelaciones, which consists of drawings, sculptures, and animations – the latter, a new element in his practice. This space presents the first opportunity for a dialogue between a selection of older and more recent works, which will be unveiled as fragments, moments of life in the studio of the artist – like an open book, deconstructed – which have the appearance of being unarmed. […]