Argentina’s Ana Candioti exhibit opens Dec. 1 at Detroit Public
DETROIT, Nov. 28, 2018: The Detroit Public Library
welcomes artist Ana Candioti in her first Michigan
exhibition. She will be showing her series of paintings, “50
Years of Immortality: Art Exhibition Honoring Rev. Dr. Martin
Luther King, Jr.” in the DPL Galleria.
On Saturday, December 1, 2018, the Galleria in the Main Library
at 5201 Woodward hosted the exhibit. Ms. Candioti began her
series depicting the African diaspora back in 2000 when Candioti
immersed herself in the Haitian culture of Miami. She continued
to explore the African institutions, clothing, and religion of
the city as well as Latin American communities, and has expertly
portrayed the diverse and rich cultures through her portraits.
The exhibit will be on view during normal library hours through
Ana Candioti is an Argentinian contemporary painter, U.S.
citizen, and internationally renowned artist. Her work is in
galleries, museums and universities as permanent collections,
and in group and solo exhibits, appearing in North and South
American as well as Europe.
Ms. Candioti follows in the tradition of Argentinian Social
Realist painters through her different series that research
and depict the cultures and customs of various communities.
To view the
exhibition catalog: http://bit.ly/AnaCandioti