Bahamian Blue Curry Selected for Santa Fe Biennial

Blue CurryUK-based Bahamian artist Blue Curry has been selected to participate in SITE Santa Fe, an international contemporary art biennial in New Mexico.

SITE Santa Fe creates significant experiences for visitors by presenting the “most innovative visual art of our time” in new and engaging ways, according to the gallery.

After a two-year biennial hiatus, the organization will relaunch its signature exhibition in July with a new focus on artists from the Western Hemisphere — or according to SITE, “contemporary art from Nunavut to Tierra del Fuego.”

Curry will be among more than 40 artists from 15 countries and is among the first 13 participants announced by the gallery.

The initial list includes: Cape Dorset, Canada-based artist Shuvinai Ashoona, Santa Fe-based artist Jamison Chas Banks, Los Angeles-based artist Andrea Bowers, Cordoba, Argentina-based artist Adriana Bustos, London and Nassau-based artist Blue Curry, New York-based artist Juan Downey, Santiago de Chile-based artist Gianfranco Foschino, and San Francisco-based collaborative Futurefarmers, New York-based artist Pablo Helguera, Mexico City-based artist Antonio Vega Macotela, Lima, Peru-based artist Gilda Mantilla, Hudson-based artist Jason Middlebrook, and Toronto-based artist Kent Monkman.