OJOS DE MAR (EYES OF THE SEA)
Valenciano Institute of Modern Art, IVAM. Valencia, Spain
Produced by Instituto Inclusartiz/Fundação Arte Viva
18 May – 8 July 2007
Participating Artists: Kcho, dEmo, Paul Schütze, Marina Núñez, Adriana Varejão, Jose Manuel Ballester, Martín Chirino, Miquel Navarro, Carmen Calvo, Bernardí Roig, Jorge Pineda, Eugenio Ampudia, Alberto Corazón and Esther Pizarro.
One of the most relevant global sports events is the America’s Cup, a competition that takes place since 1851 and that in its 32nd edition had the participation of countries from the five continents. ‘Eyes of The Sea’ exhibition displayed a set of visual presentations created by 15 multidisciplinary artists from different countries. A group of contemporary works of art dealing with the conceptual corpus and the imagery typical of the sea sport and the iconic universe where it unfolds (the items themselves, the water, the speed, the accuracy, the team working, etc.).