Babacar M’Bow, right, and the publisher Noor Blazekovic, in the Museum of Contemporary Art in North Miami. Credit Angel Valentin for The New York Times The Florida Africana Studies Consortium (FLASC) presented their 2014 Culture keeper Award to Noor Blazekovic, founder Publisher/ Chief Curator of Irreversible Projects & Magazine.
For over 9 years IRREVERSIBLE has sustained critical engagement with contemporary visual expressions contributing to the rise of South Florida as a Glbal Cultural Center. Babacar M'Bow is appointed by the city manager to be the Museum of Contemporary Art's director. Credit Angel Valentin for The New York Times The Florida Africana Studies Consortium (FLASC) Communi
IRREVERSIBLE honoring our great mentor Dr. Carol Damian. She is a graduate of Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts, and received her MA in Pre-Columbian Art History and her Ph.D in Latin American History from the University of Miami. A professor and former chairperson of FIU’s Department of Art + Art History, she is also a prominent figure in Miami’s arts community and a nationally recognized art historian. Photography by Natasha Kertes
“My passion is art and teaching,” says Dr. Carol Damian, former Executive Director and Chief Curator of the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University. Dr. Damian is a powerful, educated, intelligent and charming woman, ful
We instinctively know this. Imagine society without the civilising influence of the arts and you’ll have to strip out what is most pleasurable in life – and much that is educationally vital. Take the collective memory from our museums; remove the bands from our schools and choirs from our communities; lose the empathetic plays and dance from our theatres or the books from our libraries; expunge our festivals, literature and painting, and you’re left with a society bereft of a national conversation … about its identity or anything else. Noor Blazekovic IRREVERSIBLE Founder Publisher/ Curator: on your own words… ” I am, by default, the illustrator of my ideas, even though I seem to lie to myse
Noor Blazekovic IRREVERSIBLE Founder Publisher/ Curator: It is interesting how people – not just spectators but also curators – may view and interpret your work in various ways. Tell us about your career? Please describe your work? What quality or dimension of the body of your work is most significant for you? When and why each character takes form? EDO Eduardo Sanabria | Photography by (RERB) Rafael E Rodriguez B. Location: Miami Marlins CARLOS CRUZ-DIEZ, Chromatic Induction in a Double Frequency, 2012. View at West Plaza, Home Plate Entrance. EDO Eduardo Sanabria: I always try to find a language that goes beyond the simple fact of caricature characters . I draw much of what pop , cubism ,
Every day we interact with a piece that holds memories and value to us, each containing its own history because of the labor, care and time, loaded on each medium, IRREVERSIBLE Art Monaco 2015 holds a unique level of intention and weight, an intimate declaration that explore togetherness and attachment. I truly believe in the work of these artists, and the important role they play widening means to a cultural exchange enriching our lives profoundly.
Noor Blazekovic Natalya Kochak was born in New York into a large half Ukranian family. Her father is a Scientist and her mother is a Journalist and mother of five children. She graduated with my BFA from The School of the Art Institute of
Every day we interact with a piece that holds memories and value to us, each containing its own history because of the labor, care and time, loaded on each medium, IRREVERSIBLE Art Monaco 2015 holds a unique level of intention and weight, an intimate declaration that explore togetherness and attachment. I truly believe in the work of these artists, and the important role they play widening means to a cultural exchange enriching our lives profoundly. Noor Blazekovic 6666 – New Media Art Installation Noor Blazekovic IRR founder Publisher/Curator:
Who are you and what do you do? Rafael E. Rodriguez B. (RERB):
My name is Rafael E. Rodriguez B. (RERB).
I communicate what I see, what I dr