Hamlet Lavastida, In Difficult Times ARCOmadrid 2021 × TBA21

On June 26, Cuban visual artist Hamlet Lavastida was unlawfully incarcerated for his active role in raising awareness against state repression in Cuba. Join us in a special conversation with visual artist Marco Castillo from Los Carpinteros; Chief Curator at MUAC, Mexico City, Cuauhtémoc Medina; and writer, critic, and curator Gerardo Mosquera, moderated by TBA21 Curator’s Sofia Lemos, discussing the right to freedom of artistic expression and international solidarity for Lavastida’s immediate release.
Link to the petition here.

 

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Thread:
Politics of Speech and Silence
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Date:
02/08 2021
Season:
02
Episode:
ARCOmadrid 2021 × TBA21
Type:
Conversation
Credits:
Panel in response to Hamlet Lavastida’s recent arrest in Cuba
Sofia Lemos, TBA21 Curator
Marco Castillo, Visual artist
Cuauhtémoc Medina, Chief Curator at MUAC, Mexico City
Gerardo Mosquera, Writer, critic, and curator