No. 263: Eduardo Basualdo

Episode No. 263 of The Modern Art Notes Podcast features artist Eduardo Basualdo. It was recorded live at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington.

The Hirshhorn recently acquired Basualdo’s The End of Ending (2012), the first of his sculptures to enter an American institutional collection. It is on view now at the museum.

In the last decade the Buenos Aires-based Basualdo has become a regular on the international biennial circuit, showing at biennials in Pontevedra, Spain, Lyon, France Montevideo, Uruguay, Gwangju, South Korea and Havana, Cuba. His work was also included in the “All the World’s Futures” exhibition at the 2015 Venice Biennale. He’s also presented installations at museums such as the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, the OK Center for Contemporary Art in Linz, Austria, the Fundacion Jumex in Mexico City, and at the Museo de la Universidad de Antioquia in Medellin, Colombia.

Air date: November 17, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, The End of Ending. 2012.

Eduardo Basualdo, The End of Ending. 2012.

Eduardo Basualdo, The End of Ending. 2012.

Eduardo Basualdo, The End of Ending. 2012.

Eduardo Basualdo, The Head of Goliath, 2014.

Eduardo Basualdo, The Head of Goliath, 2014.

Eduardo Basulado, Reason or Force, 2010.

Eduardo Basulado, Reason or Force, 2010.

Eduardo Basulado, Reason or Force, 2010.

Eduardo Basulado, Reason or Force, 2010.

Eduardo Basualdo, The Silence of the Sirens, 2011.

Eduardo Basualdo, The Silence of the Sirens, 2011.

Eduardo Basualdo, The Silence of the Sirens, 2011.

Eduardo Basualdo, The Silence of the Sirens, 2011.

Eduardo Basualdo, The Silence of the Sirens, 2011.

Eduardo Basualdo, The Silence of the Sirens, 2011.

Eduardo Basualdo, Shout, 2014.

Eduardo Basualdo, Shout, 2014.

Eduardo Basualdo, Shout, 2014.

Eduardo Basualdo, Shout, 2014.

Eduardo Basualdo, Daybreak, 2014.

Eduardo Basualdo, Daybreak, 2014.

Eduardo Basualdo, Incisive, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Incisive, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Incisive, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Incisive, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Will, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Will, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Indivisible, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Indivisible, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Indivisible, 2016.

Eduardo Basualdo, Indivisible, 2016.

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