Mario García Torres. Have you ever seen the snow?. 2010

Mario García Torres Have you ever seen the snow? 2010

  • Not on view
Eighty-eight 35mm color slides, audio
56 min.
Gift of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros through the Latin American and Caribbean Fund in honor of Jill Kraus
Object number
Media and Performance

Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid
Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, New York and Caracas, 2010
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2017

Exhibition history

Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, "Alguna vez has visto la nieve caer?", February 10 - May 17, 2010

Kassel, Germany, Documenta 13, Kassel/Kabul, 2012

Thun, Switzerland, Kunstmuseum Thun, “Chambres de luxe,” 2013

Naples, Italy, Madre Museum, “The Boetti Lesson,” 2013

Vienna, Austria, MUMOK, screening, 2014

Tallinn, Estonia, Contemporary Art Museum Tallin, “Black House. Notes on Architecture,” 2014

Buenos Aires, Universidad Torcuato di Tella, "La vuelta al mundo", August 29, 2014

Mexico City, Museo Rufino Tamayo, "Caminar Juntos", February 27 - July 19, 2016

Puebla, Mexico, Museo Amparo, “Portadores de sentido,” February 9 - July 22, 2019


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