As part of the Art in Embassies Lecture Series, The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and Art in Embassies are pleased to bring artist Jorge Pardo together with artist Rafael Domenech to virtually discuss Pardo’s recent paintings and upcoming projects.
Art in Embassies entered a four-year partnership with Bennington College to create an outdoor commission for the new U.S Embassy in Oslo, Norway, starting in 2014. Installed and dedicated in the fall of 2018, the project highlights our ties to this changing ecosystem and seeks to encourage dialogue through our common bonds, concerns, and successes.
Follow the journey of this Art in Embassies project from the artist’s studio in Mojave desert, to a foundry deep in Mexico City, to its final home at the US Consulate in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. Portal was conceived in the United States and constructed and installed in Mexico, following the artist’s own move from Joshua […]