As many of you know, the 14th Bienal de Cuenca is now in full bloom. The city is sprinkled with an assortment of artwork from an international roster of artists, yet there are even more artistic surprises beyond the bienal. Among them is an exhibit by a Quito artist, also of international renown, showing this week. Fishbon del Sur is presenting the recent work of Artist in Residence Howard Taikeff. The exhibit is titled, “The Monument Nobody Asked For: The Counter Monument and the Anti Heroic.” This monumental effort can best be described by the artist himself. “The debate surrounding…
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