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COLLECTING SOUND ART | Online talk | 25 SEP

September 26, 2020

On October 8, the opening of the exhibition SME (Sounds of Meta-stable Equilibriums) will take place in Virtual Freijo, focusing on Sound Art.As a preamble, an online event took on 25 September, between 5 and 7 p.m. CEST, revolving around the theme of "Collecting Sound Art", with artists and theorists, also open to...

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MACBA | Circo Interior Bruto Congress | Performative Conferences | Rafael Lamata & Jaime Vallaure

September 18, 2020

On September 19 and 20, 16 performative conferences will be held, with the participation of Rafael Lamata and Jaime Vallaure, among others. They will take place at the MACBA exhibition hall and they will also be broadcast live via streaming.

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HERNÁNDEZ-DIEZ & BELILTY | ARTIST & COLLECTOR TALK | SEP 23 AT FREIJO GALLERY

September 16, 2020

We are happy to annouce the beginning of our new cycle of artist-collector talks. On September 23, 1964-born Venezuelan artist José Antonio Hernández-Diez, who lives and works in Spain and Venezuelan-Spanish collector Jimmy Belilty are the protagonists of the first talk of the season, in the framework of Latin American...

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Elena Asins | "The institutions are engaged in a historical re-examination of the role of many women artists who have been ignored. This same year, Freijo Gallery held an exhibition of her work and Reina Sofía presented a documentary"

September 15, 2020

From Freijo Gallery, we would like to highlight Isabel Mignoni's curatorial work at Elvira González Gallery. We recommend you their current exhibition of Elena Asins' work, as well as the recently published article about this artist in El País.

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Article about the work of Elena Asins | Campo de Relámpagos

September 11, 2020

Capi Corrales Rodrigáñez publishes in Campo de Relámpagos an article about the work of Elena Asins, delving into some aspects of her work such as mathematics, space and emptiness."My work is always a logical proposition, the essence of which lies in the distribution and reordering of spatial objects. This reciprocal...

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3D TOURS OF OUR EXHIBITIONS | ARTLAND

September 10, 2020

The 3D visits of our exhibitions, Check to the Queen, by Laura Torrado, and Latin American Metaphors, are already available on Artland. Don't miss them!

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"It's never late if the artist is good" | El País | Concha Jerez at MNCARS

September 8, 2020

El País dedicates an article to those female figures rescued from oblivion by museums around the world, artists whose contributions had been scorned by the patriarchal narrative of art; among them, Concha Jerez, a pioneer of conceptual art in Spain, who is currently holding her first retrospective, entitled Our Memory is...

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José Iges | Finalist in the Radio Art category of the Phonurgia Nova 2020 Awards

September 5, 2020

José Iges' work IMMOBILE JOURNEY has been finalist in the Radio Art category of the Phonurgia Nova 2020 Awards. It has been chosen among 305 productions received from 30 countries. This sound work is part of our exhibition So far, so close at Virtual Freijo.

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Conversation: Jesús Ubera (photographer) and Ramón Mateos (curator) | PHotoESPAÑA 2020

August 28, 2020

PHotoESPAÑA and the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID), with the collaboration of the Spanish Cultural Center in Lima, are launching an online program the aim of promoting knowledge of the art market, galleries and authors participating in the Off Festival 2020. The conversation between...

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"Art can be a control mechanism" | Interview with Mateo Maté

August 26, 2020

Rafael Mateu de Ros has conducted an interview with the conceptual artist Mateo Maté. "As an artist I think I have to keep myself in a constant state of doubt and suspicion and investigate, give my opinion and generate aesthetic and poetic tensions. To create many and divergent ways of seeing and describing the world. We...

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Interview with David Beltrán in Rialta magazine about his exhibition "Archaeology of Color", which will be on view at Freijo Gallery until August 27th

August 25, 2020

David Beltrán has been interviewed by Ángel Pérez, from Rialta magazine, in relation with his exhibition Archaeology of Color, which can be visited by appointment until August 27 at Freijo Gallery. "The work, understood as a process, begins in traditional easel painting, transitions to the medium of photography, in this...

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...I would encourage you to explore the "critical utopias" of Concha Jerez, a conceptual artist who is an example of critical courage. | Fernando Castro

July 27, 2020

PERIFERIAS magazine interviewed Fernando Castro about art, its industry and its current controversies.

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Javier Díaz-Guardiola interviews Concha Jerez | ABC Cultural

July 24, 2020

Javier Díaz-Guardiola interviews our artist Concha Jerez on the occasion of her anthological exhibition at the MNCARS, entitled Que nos roban la Memoria, the opening of which will take place on July 28. 

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Trans/aural | Virtual session on sound art with José Iges

July 22, 2020

On Saturday, July 25, a virtual session on sound art will take place at 11.00 pm (CEST), with the participation of José Iges, Camila Juarez, Manuel Rocha Iturbide and Nicolás Varchausky, moderated by Mene Savasta. This meeting is organized by UNTREF, the National University of Tres de Febrero in Buenos Aires,...

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Paco de Blas interviews Fernando Castro Flórez in ArteInformado

July 15, 2020

I've analyzed the list of honorees and that list is a drama. It also falls within a series of measures taken to ensure that art doesn't disappear after the pandemic and that what was no longer of interest to almost anyone is recovered, and you realise that it's done in such a tortious and badly organised way, including...

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Art galleries respond to the coronavirus crisis : El País newspaper

July 14, 2020

Last Saturday the newspaper El País published an article focused on the responses of art galleries to the coronavirus crisis. "Madrid's Freijo has created a parallel virtual gallery which, as its director Angus Freijo indicates, will focus on digital art 'to give more visibility to more artists' work'."

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ÁNGELA BONADIES participates in the virtual exhibition "De confines y confinamientos" | Cuenca Biennial Foundation

June 27, 2020

Eleven women artists with great careers in contemporary art are part of this exhibition in times of pandemic, a necessary curatorial exercise, which reflects on the confinement through the tangible and intangible, the everyday and the symbolic.It is focused on resistance and creation in this current complex environment....

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Tomorrow, June 27th, the opening of Glenda Zapata's exhibition "PANIC" will take place | LZ46

June 26, 2020

Just as our previous opening, this one will also be organized in small groups, by appointment, from 12.00 to 8.00 pm (info@galeriafreijo.com / 91 310 30 70). PANIC is a new project by Bolivian artist Glenda Zapata, for which the artist has had numerous meetings with different women of Bolivian origin, residents of the...

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ONE HUNDRED, by José Iges, wins 2nd prize in the 60 sec Radio competition

June 17, 2020

The work ONE HUNDRED, by José Iges, has won the Second Prize in the 60 sec Radio competition. "It arises from a gesture of writing repeated a hundred times on a computer document: the word One. After the last one I added Hundred. When I printed the result I realized that one hundred times one is something that can easily...

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Article by the artist Miguel Ángel García for the National Museum of Anthropology

June 15, 2020

The National Museum of Anthropology publishes an article by the artist Miguel Ángel García on the challenge and consequences of the coronavirus pandemic.To illustrate the section 'Anthropology for critical moments' they have chosen the image of his work The Encounter 1, which is included in Freijo Gallery's virtual...

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