Diana Riesco Lind
Sonified Textile Performance
Invited Artist – Paola Torres Núñez del Prado Paola Torres Núñez del Prado, recent recipient of the Google Arts + Culture Machine Intelligence Grant, was invited by Centro Selva to show her Sonified Textile Performance within the framework of The International Amazonian Art Biennale, Pucallpa 2019. This was made possible thanks to the joint support of Centro Selva and Konstnärsnämnden - the Swedish Arts Grants Committee." SOUND PERFORMANCE WITH TEXTILE CONTROLLERS: THE HANAP PACHA QUIPU, THE SHIPIBO-CONIBO SONIFIED TEXTILE AND THE UNKUÑA OF NOISE This presentation lasts about 15 minutes and usually has a posterior explanation for the guests of [...]
BIA – All I Have Are Dreams of You
Artist Claudia Nicholson.  Exhition: Terrestrial, Recognize Yourself Human Centro Selva Arte y Ciencia in the Bienal Internacional de Arte Amazónico, Pucallpa 2019. Gallery Yankon Metsashoko.  text by curator Toby Chapman Claudia Nicholson Toby Chapman Carriageworks I just wanna hold you close but so far all I have are dreams of you (1) On 31 March 1995 the Tejano (2) singer Selena Quintanilla was shot and killed at the Days Inn motel in Corpus Christi, Texas, by the president of her fan club. Within hours, fans of the pop star began to descend on the motel to lay offerings and leave messages. [...]
BIA-Terrestrial – Recognize Yourself as Human
International Biennial of Amazonian Art Pucallpa 2019 Curatorial Text Terrestrial – Recognize yourself as Human   The Cultural Association Centro Selva Arte y Ciencia since 2012 develops in the rural Amazon area of Ucayali, research assemblies between local and foreign artists that explore in a wide and personal way the different aspects of the Amazon, rural, urban, native, natural and there personal links with it through multidisciplinary artistic platforms. Born in the region or born further away, each artist arrives in this space with different interior baggage in personal searches that coincide in the same space for a certain period [...]