Paola Gallardo Contemporary artistic practices and intangible heritage

Date(s): Feb 4 to Mar 5 2019


I. Carraro, 2012

M&M Residency in Montreal
February 4 to March 5, 2019

Public presentation
February 21, 2019 at 5 p.m.

In collaboration with the Laboratorio de Arte Alameda and the Conseil des arts de Montréal

Contemporary artistic practices that make use of unstable matter such as light, sound, mechanical, electronic technologies, etc. share peculiarities with the intangible heritage that are of great importance for the present investigation: the permanence/existence of the works defined by the time/space where they are made/displayed; the re-adaptation (update) to changing contexts and technologies and, finally, the active participation of the creator-user as a means of activating or propagating them.

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I. Carraro, 2012

Paola Gallardo is Deputy director at Laboratorio de Arte Alameda. She holds a Bachelor degree in Social Communication with a specialty in Video Art at Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana (UAM), Campus of Xochimilco. She also holds a specialty in Museography at the School of Conservation, Restoration and Museography Manuel del Castillo Negrete at the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH).

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