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Louise Hopkins
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Pedro Ojeda
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Rirkrit Tiravanija
Robert Lippok
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Wilson Díaz
Alison Turnbull was invited to visit Chocó in February 2016 to research moths and butterflies, make a new group of drawings… View Article
Alison Turnbull
The zone of solitude Alison Turnbull
Art
Choco
Climate change
Dibujo e Ilustración
Uncategorized @en
2016
Paco Gómez on his experience at the Chocó Base …”In addition to the beautiful landscape and calm space, we felt… View Article
Paco Gomez Nadál
Space to reflect Paco Gomez Nadál
Art
Choco
Culture
Uncategorized @en
Utopy
2016
Más Arte Más Acción encourages critical thinking through exchanges and collaborations with artists, writers and other professionals from around the… View Article
NUEVATOPIAS – NOWHERE BETTER THAN THIS PLACE
Utopy
2016
Performance artist Antonia Baehr and sound artist Carola Gaggiano participated in Colombia’s Experimenta Sur festival, led by Mapa Teatro. They… View Article
Antonia Bahuer
Carola Caggiano
GOETHE RESIDENCY Antonia Bahuer / Carola Caggiano
Art
Choco
Dibujo e Ilustración
Sexuality
Water
2016
Sebastián Meschenmoser visited Chocó Base after spending a few days in Bogotá, where he directed drawing workshops with young people… View Article
Sebastian Meschenmoser
Goethe residency Sebastian Meschenmoser
Art
Dibujo e Ilustración
Environment
Sustainability
Uncategorized @en
Utopy
2016
For the fourth version of MaMa’s Global Soundscape we invited artists to create a one-minute audio that relates to utopia…. View Article
GLOBAL UTOPIA SOUNDSCAPE
Politics
Sound art
Utopy
2016
As a way of marking 500 years of Utopia, MaMa produced a highly visible intervention in the centre of Bogotá…. View Article
Centro Memoria
RE:BANDERA [flag] Centro Memoria
Art
Culture
Politics
Uncategorized @en
Utopy
2016
MaMa’s annual global soundscape invites artists to record sounds that relate to a specific issue. Consumption Soundscape reflects on the meaning… View Article
GLOBAL CONSUMPTION SOUNDSCAPE
Climate change
Environment
Mining
Music
Radio
Sound art
Sustainability
Technology
Water
2016
MaMa’s annual Global Soundscape invites artists from around the world to record sounds that relate to a specific issue. Technology… View Article
GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY SOUNDSCAPE
Climate change
Environment
Music
Radio
Sound art
Sustainability
Technology
Water
2016
For Bogotá’s International Queer Film & Arts Festival, MaMa and El Parche organised a debate on Family, Diversity and Gender at… View Article
DEBATE: Family, diversity and gender
Choco
Culture
Gender
Politics
Sexuality
2016
In 2015 the artist Fernando Arias made a journey by water and air along the Atrato River in Chocó.  The journey… View Article
Fernando Arias
Robert Lippok
ATRATO Fernando Arias / Robert Lippok
Choco
Culture
Environment
Nuevatopias
Politics
Sound art
Utopy
2016
BREVES are short stories about inspirational local people – and make us question our relationship with the environment.  Sina Ribak… View Article
Guillaume Parent
Sina Ribak
BREVES Guillaume Parent / Sina Ribak
Choco
Culture
Heritage
Nuevatopias
Utopy
Video
2016
Choreographer Lia Rodriguez and her partner Sammi Landweer visited the Chocó Base in 2015. Lia’s deep sense of connection with… View Article
Lia Rodriguez
Sammi Landweer
LIA Lia Rodriguez / Sammi Landweer
Dance
Nuevatopias
Utopy
Video
2016
MaMa invited singer-songwriter Edson Velandia and writer Miguel Tejada to collaborate in the creative process for Minga: Exploring Utopia.
Edson Velandia
Miguel Tejada
APUTOI Edson Velandia / Miguel Tejada
Minga
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2016
Artist Carolina Caycedo worked with communities in southern Huila affected by the planned construction of the Chillurco and Oporapa dams… View Article
Carolina Caycedo
CUERPOS DE AGUA (BODIES OF WATER) Carolina Caycedo
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2016
In 1965 two undergraduate students from Cambridge University set out on an expedition to the remote Colombian region of Chocó… View Article
Alba Colomo
Nathaniel Mann
BACK TO CHOCO Alba Colomo / Nathaniel Mann
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2016
An audio-visual workshop in the port city of Buenaventura, on Colombia’s Pacific coast, that led to a transmedia documentary series…. View Article
PUERTO CREATIVO (CREATIVE PORT)
Uncategorized @en
2016
“What is at stake is the meaning of life; the illusion of sustainability, the mirage of organic farming, or bathroom… View Article
Slavoj Zizek
THE IMPASSES OF CONSUMERISM Slavoj Zizek
Uncategorized @en
2015
Within the framework of Sinfonía Trópico, the German artist Robert Lippok was invited by MaMa to Chocó Base to reflect… View Article
Robert Lippok
Goethe residency Robert Lippok
Art
Choco
Sound art
Uncategorized @en
2015
In March-April 2015, Peter Ruehle undertook a residency with MaMa at the Chocó Base within the Sinfonía Trópico project. The project… View Article
Peter Ruehle
GOETHE RESIDENCY Peter Ruehle
Art
Art market
Choco
Climate change
Environment
2015
These short stories by two young men from Nuquí, Chocó, explore the dynamics of consumption and the meaning of life… View Article
Klidier Josué González
Osneyder Valoy
THE POSSIBILITY OF A LANDSCAPE / HOW CAN YOU DEAL WITH NEGLECT? Klidier Josué González / Osneyder Valoy
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2014
In 2014, Fernando Arias and Jonathan Colin traveled down the Amazon from Leticia to Belen. Their journey came about following… View Article
Fernando Arias
Jonathan Colin
CHANTS OF A JOURNEY Fernando Arias / Jonathan Colin
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2014
The Prince Claus Fund commissioned Fernando Arias to make a short film about Abel Rodriguez, the principal Prince Claus Laureate… View Article
ABEL
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2014
Hacia el Litoral (Towards the Coast) brought together a range of artists and alternative communication practices in order to explore the… View Article
HACIA EL LITORAL
Art
Choco
Culture
Environment
Music
Radio
Sin categoría
2014
MINGA is a platform to explore “utopia” with 21 partners from the Arts Collaboratory network. It was launched at the… View Article
Arts Collaboratory
MINGA: EXPLORING UTOPIA Arts Collaboratory
Minga
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2014
Angolan musician and composer Victor Gama joined Colombian musicians and composers Pedro Ojeda and Urián Sarmiento on a journey in 2013…. View Article
Pedro Ojeda
Urián Sarmiento
Víctor Gama
HOUSES IN THE DESERT / SOUNDS LIKE MOUNTAIN, SOUNDS LIKE JUNGLE Pedro Ojeda / Urián Sarmiento / Víctor Gama
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
Artists Maria Fernanda Cardoso and her partner Ross Harley visited the Chocó Base in 2013-14 to reflect on the theme… View Article
María Fernanda Cardoso
Ross Harley
WATER IS… María Fernanda Cardoso / Ross Harley
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
In 2014 Miguel Angel Rojas stayed at the Chocó Base. Whilst there, he thought of a new work about the… View Article
Miguel Ángel Rojas
BEAUTIFUL PORT BY THE SEA Miguel Ángel Rojas
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
Doual’art is a contemporary art centre in Douala, Cameroon, that organises a triennial festival of public art. SUD 2013 questioned… View Article
Dual’Art
Dual’Art
Juan Fernando Herrán
NOTHING TO THROW AWAY Dual’Art / Dual’Art / Juan Fernando Herrán
Nuevatopias
Uncategorized @en
Utopy
2013
Julio Fierro is a geologist and professor at Colombia’s National University. After visiting the Chocó Base he participated in Más… View Article
Ana Patricia Palacios
Julio Fierro
THERE IS ALSO MINING IN PARADISE Ana Patricia Palacios / Julio Fierro
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
In 2013 Más Arte Más Debate focused on food sovereignty, rural development, areas of rural reserve and seeds. We invited… View Article
DEBATE: FOOD SOVEREIGNTY, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, AREAS OF RURAL RESERVE AND SEEDS
Agriculture
Nuevatopias
Politics
Sustainability
Utopy
2013
Mining economist Juan Benavides and Geologist Julio Fierro participated in a debate on mining in Colombia, moderated by Erna Von… View Article
DEBATE: MINING IN COLOMBIA
Environment
Mining
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
Artist/curator Oscar Roldán and artist Catalina Toro visited the Chocó Base in 2014. Roldán spent his time considering the irrational… View Article
Catalina Toro
Oscar Roldán
GROWTH OR DE-GROWTH, THAT IS THE QUESTION… Catalina Toro / Oscar Roldán
Art
Art market
Climate change
Environment
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
Charlotte Streck is the director of Climate Focus, an organisation that develops policies and advocates for the reduction of greenhouse… View Article
Charlotte Streck
Sinfonía Trópico
WASHED UP ON THE BEACH Charlotte Streck / Sinfonía Trópico
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
Colombian artist Elkin Calderón was proposed by MaMa to participate in the an international workshop KM0 Abubuya with our partner Kiosko in… View Article
Elkin Calderón
OCORÓ-CATRERA / QUEEN OF ENÍN Elkin Calderón
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
Abel Rodriguez is an indigenous ethnobotanist with considerable knowledge of the Amazon rainforest. In 2014 he was awarded the Principal Laureate… View Article
Abel Rodríguez
Catalina Vargas
WATER FLOWS, WORDS HEAL Abel Rodríguez / Catalina Vargas
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
In 2013, Colombian rapper Binghy led music and lyric workshops with youngsters from the village of Arusí, near the Chocó Base…. View Article
Binghy
Hilos de Ananse Binghy
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
Nathalie Vélez left Spain to live in a remote place in the Chocó rainforest where she built her own house and… View Article
Nathalie Vélez
24 YEARS AGO I ARRIVED TO THIS PLACE Nathalie Vélez
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2013
The Global Water Soundscape consists of one-minute audios created by artists from around the world. Following an open call for… View Article
GLOBAL WATER SOUNDSCAPE
Art
Climate change
Environment
Music
Nuevatopias
Radio
Sound art
Sustainability
Utopy
Water
2013
During 2012 MaMa worked with people from Coquí, near the Chocó Base, to create a communal vegetable and herb garden…. View Article
SOW / GASTRONOMY FESTIVAL
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2012
In 2013, curator José Roca traveled to the Chocó Base to learn about MaMa’s processes and to experience how it… View Article
José Roca
RESIDENCIA, EXPERIENCIA, SITIO José Roca
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2012
Thai artist Rirkrirt Tiravanija visited Chocó Base to explore utopia. Rirkrirt also participated in the First Gastronomic Festival of Coquí,… View Article
Rirkrit Tiravanija
PARADISE LOST, PARADOX FOUND Rirkrit Tiravanija
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2012
Justin McGuirk is a writer and curator based in London. He is the chief curator at the Design Museum and… View Article
Justin McGuirk
NOWHERE AT LAST Justin McGuirk
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2012
Senegalese artist Kan-Si is committed to the decentralisation of culture in Senegal through the creation of cultural points outside Dakar…. View Article
Kan–Si
MONEY DOES NOT EAT Kan–Si
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2012
Antoinette Aurell began her career as a fashion photographer, rapidly emerging as a significant force to collaborate with major international… View Article
Antoinette Aurell
ELOPING WITH THE TAITA Antoinette Aurell
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2012
El escritor Alfredo Molano fue invitado a la Base Chocó dada su trayectoria de recorridos por el país hablando con colombianos… View Article
Alfredo Molano
Alfredo Molano
Nuquí, de paso Alfredo Molano / Alfredo Molano
Nuevatopias
Uncategorized @en
Utopy
2012
For his exhibition El País de los Demás (The Country of Others) at the Galería Arte NC in Bogotá, Fernando Arias… View Article
Fernando Arias
María Belén Sáez de Ibarra
Colombia/Columbia Fernando Arias / María Belén Sáez de Ibarra
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2012
During his time at the Chocó Base, cultural analyst Max Bruinsma considered the concept of utopia and the role of design… View Article
Max Bruinsma
REFLECTIONS ON UTOPIA AND NOW Max Bruinsma
Nuevatopias
Uncategorized @en
Utopy
2012
Louise Hopkins es un artista radicada en Glasgow, Escocia. Al intervenir en dos mapas creó lugares paradójicos que no habían existido… View Article
Louise Hopkins
Louise Hopkins
Mapas Louise Hopkins / Louise Hopkins
Nuevatopias
Uncategorized @en
Utopy
2012
Libia Posada continued her extensive research exploring the relationship between body, geography and territory at the Chocó Base and with… View Article
Libia Posada
HERBS OF SALT AND SOIL Libia Posada
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2012
La Base Chocó fue diseñada por Joep Van Lieshout como espacio de reflexión para los artistas invitados a reflexionar sobre temas sociales y… View Article
Joep van Lieshout
Base Chocó Joep van Lieshout
Art
Choco
Nuevatopias
Sustainability
Uncategorized @en
Utopy
2011
MaMa proposed Nemencio Berrio to attend a workshop on African Diaspora at the École des Sables in Senegal. He then visited… View Article
Nemecio Berrío
FROM THE INSIDE Nemecio Berrío
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2011
Brazilian anthropologist and artist Marie Ange Bordas worked with young people in Termales near the Chocó Base to explore ideas… View Article
Marie Ange Bordas
DIARY ON BOARD Marie Ange Bordas
Nuevatopias
Sin categoría
Utopy
2011
Marta Rodríguez is one of the most important Colombian documentary makers, unmasking the difficulties experienced by indigenous and Afro-descendant people…. View Article
Marta Rodríguez
BACK TO THE PACIFIC Marta Rodríguez
Nuevatopias
Utopy
2011
Misión-Visión was a creative workshop directed by Fernando Arias and Elkin Calderón. Artists from the Eje Cafetero were trained in the use… View Article
Elkin Calderón
Fernando Arias
MISIÓN/VISIÓN Elkin Calderón / Fernando Arias
Sin categoría
2009
MICROmacro for the 13 Salon Regional de Artistas was curated by Fernando Arias and Jonathan Colin. It began with a… View Article
Fernando Arias
Jonathan Colin
MicroMACRO, XIII SALON REGIONAL DE ARTISTAS Fernando Arias / Jonathan Colin
Art
Politics
Sexuality
Sin categoría
2009
Locombia was conceived by Fernando Arias during his yearlong residency at Space Studios in London. Arias invited three Colombian artists to consider cultural… View Article
Ana María Millán
Wilson Díaz
LOCOMBIA Ana María Millán / Wilson Díaz
Uncategorized @en
2006
Following the success of NiñosPAZificos in 2005, the Prince Claus Fund supported an educational programme in Nuquí called Casa Chocó-Late…. View Article
Diego Arias
Jonathan Colin
CASA CHOCO-LATE Diego Arias / Jonathan Colin
Choco
Culture
Sin categoría
2006
This project was carried out by Fernando Arias in Armenia, Quindío (Colombia). “Because of my father’s profession as a bacteriologist,… View Article
Fernando Arias
LaborARTorio Fernando Arias
Art
Body
Sin categoría
2006
Casa Taller Raúl took place in Calarcá in Colombia’s coffee growing region. A family of weavers, living in a bamboo… View Article
CASA TALLER RAÚL
Sin categoría
2005
The first project promoted by Fernando Arias in the Chocó region before the constitution of More Art More Action was… View Article
Diego Arias
ORISA – NIÑOS PAZIFICOS Diego Arias
Choco
Sin categoría
2005
Abel Rodríguez
Alba Colomo
Alfredo Molano
Alfredo Molano
Alison Turnbull
Ana María Millán
Ana Patricia Palacios
Antoinette Aurell
Antonia Bahuer
Arts Collaboratory
Binghy
Carola Caggiano
Carolina Caycedo
Catalina Toro
Catalina Vargas
Centro Memoria
Charlotte Streck
Diego Arias
Diego Arias
Dual’Art
Dual’Art
Edson Velandia
Elkin Calderón
Fernando Arias
Gabriela Salgado
Guillaume Parent
Joep van Lieshout
Jonathan Colin
José Roca
Juan Fernando Herrán
Julio Fierro
Justin McGuirk
Kan–Si
Klidier Josué González
Lia Rodriguez
Libia Posada
Louise Hopkins
Louise Hopkins
María Belén Sáez de Ibarra
María Fernanda Cardoso
Marie Ange Bordas
Marta Rodríguez
Max Bruinsma
Miguel Ángel Rojas
Miguel Tejada
Nathalie Vélez
Nathaniel Mann
Nemecio Berrío
Oscar Roldán
Osneyder Valoy
Paco Gomez Nadál
Pedro Ojeda
Peter Ruehle
Rirkrit Tiravanija
Robert Lippok
Ross Harley
Sammi Landweer
Sebastian Meschenmoser
Sina Ribak
Sinfonía Trópico
Slavoj Zizek
Urián Sarmiento
Víctor Gama
Wilson Díaz