In this exhibition, Peña explores oil as a substance that has marked the destiny of modern and contemporary life. The way in which black gold has infiltrated every area of modern life is expressed not only through dance, theater, cinema, video, photography, installation, architecture, and design, but also through interaction with viewers.
Rolando Peña is a Venezuelan artist (b.1943)Considered one of the pioneers of the 60s Latin-American underground scene and as a main figure of the Venezuelan contemporary art. He has been involved in theatre, dance, and fine arts since 1958. He created many happenings, projects of expansive cinema, multimedia and performances projects between Caracas and New York since 1964.
Rolando Peña: Black Gold -The Standard Model of Matter
Sep 22, 2016, 7 PM
Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami
770 NE 125th Street (Joan Lehman Building)
North Miami, FL 33161