Date: 11/04/14 through 03/02/15
All Ages Address: 2 Columbus Circle - 212-299-7777 madmuseum.org
Description: A broad survey of contemporary trends and ideas in design, craft and art from the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking communities of South and Central America, Mexico, the Caribbean, the United States, and Europe. Global Latin America will include the work of approximately 70 designers, artists, craftspersons and collectives whose work demonstrates the migration of traditional craft and artisan work to the mainstream through collaborations with artists and designers; the mediation of objects through manipulation and recycling strategies; the language of form in the context of global design; and adaptive strategies in the habitation of the body, architecture and urban spaces.
Venue Description: Open Tues.-Sun., 11am-6pm (Thurs. & Fri. until 9pm). $15; $12, students/seniors. Pay what you wish Thurs., 6-9pm.