PROYECTOSMONCLOVA was established in 2005 in Mexico City as an experimental platform for emerging artists. Expanding and consolidating its program over the years the gallery has evolved into one of the most important forums for contemporary art in Mexico, emphasizing on the dialogue between local and international artists from different generations.

In 2012 the gallery moved to a newly designed location in Colonia Roma, which offers 2 exhibition spaces and a fully equipped video room for large-scale cinematographic projections thus offering their artists architectonic diversity and a platform of various formats. PROYECTOSMONCLOVA stages 6 to 10 exhibitions per year as well as a public program with talks, screenings and performances to enrich its discursive potential.

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Robert C. Morgan

Robert C. Morgan (1947, Massachusetts, USA) is an internationally renowned art critic, artist, writer, art historian, and lecturer. Over the course of his 50-year studio practice Morgan has maintained a dedicated focus testing the limits of abstraction to explore the potential for geometric form to suggest space and depth within a picture plane. His architectonic approach utilizes a deliberately restrained scale and a limited color pallet to enhance the viewer’s awareness of the interplay between compositional elements as well as the sense of space suggested by the reflection vs. absorption of light by his canvas’s pigments.

Morgan holds an MFA in Sculpture from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst (1975), and a Ph.D. in contemporary art history and aesthetics from the School of Education, New York University (1978). Dr. Morgan lives in New York, where he lectures at the School of Visual Arts and Pratt Institute. He is Professor Emeritus in Art History from the Rochester Institute of Technology, and, since 2011, a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts in Salzburg.

2643Robert C. Morgan
50/50 (Learning to Swim), 1974, Photograph of performance held at OK Harris, New York, dimensions: 61 x 76.2 cm
2637Robert C. Morgan
Performance documentation, 1974, Drawing with photograph of performance held at OK Harris, New York, dimensions: 40.6 x 31.8 cm
2641Robert C. Morgan
Learning to Swim, (ES) 1977, (ES) Mixed media diptych: re-photos on painted masonite with graphite and earplugs, dimensions: (ES) 40.6 x 35.6 cm
2629Robert C. Morgan
Vekso Drawing, 1971, Collage of pencil and paint, dimensions: 61 x 45.7 cm, Framed dimensions: 61 x 45.7 cm
2642Robert C. Morgan
Acoustical Variation, 1970, Oil on canvas, dimensions: 78 x 108.6 x 3.3 cm
2633Robert C. Morgan
Tao Te Ching #9, 1969, Oil on canvas, dimensions: 61.7 x 53.5 x 2 cm
2639Robert C. Morgan
Lissajous (Diptych), (ES) 2016, (ES) Acrylic and metallic paints on canvas, dimensions: (ES) 61 x 101.6 cm
2640Robert C. Morgan
Light Streak II, 2011-2012, Acrylic on canvas, dimensions: 35.6 x 45.7 x 2 cm
2635Robert C. Morgan
Phobos and Deimos II, (ES) 2016, (ES) Acrylic and metallic paints on canvas, dimensions: (ES) 45.7 x 61 cm