ARTincapitals - SHANGHAI SCULPTURE SPACE, SHANGHAI.This Ysios sponsored event the Shanghai Sculpture Space, ARTincapitals (Spanish Contemporary Art Gallery) included a photography exhibition by Justo Almendros and a flamenco performance by Rafael Amargo.
ARTincapitals - Shanghai Sculpture Space
Shanghai, China 2008
Coordinator for Justo Almendros and Rafael Amargo: Jacqueline Okuma
This Ysios sponsored event the Shanghai Sculpture Space, ARTincapitals (Spanish Contemporary Art Gallery) included a photography exhibition by Justo Almendrosand a flamenco performance byRafael Amargo.
The photograph exhibition entitled Danza Amarga & Caras Del Mundo (Bittersweet Dance & Faces of the World) displayed the range of Justo's photography. Combining works from Miradas (Glances), 28j.NY as well has photographs of Rafael Amargo and his crew, Justo presented the depth and breath of his vision and imagination. Altogether, his prints of Flamenco dancers, gay pride paraders, and African villages created a mood of a shared global culture despite the uniqueness of each image.
Ysios winery from the Rioja region in Spain and their spokesman, Rafael Amargo, together introduced the premium vintage wines to China. The performance featured Rafael with members of his dance company as well as live flamenco music for a festive atmosphere. The promotional photography for Ysios of Rafael were done by photographer Anton Goiri.