Exhibition ‘José Antonio Hernández-Díez. I will fear no evil’, Convent dels Àngels, Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA), Barcelona, 18 March–26 June 2016.
The exhibition "I will fear no evil" presents works from the beginning of José Antonio Hernández-Díez’s career in the late 1980s and early nineties – several of which have not been seen since they were first exhibited – in dialogue with a new project developed especially for the occasion. The present exhibition looks back to Hernández-Díez’s first experimental works with video alongside early iconic screen- and vitrine-based works, including three of those presented at the time of his landmark first monographic exhibition San Guinefort y otras devociones (Saint Guinefort and other devotions), held at Sala RG, Caracas in 1991. This exhibition heralded what the artist termed as a ‘new Christian iconography’, offering – as artist-colleague Meyer Vaisman described – ‘a techno-pop view of Catholicism’s most beloved symbols’.

Curated by Latitudes (Max Andrews & Mariana Cánepa Luna) | www.lttds.org

Thursday, 31 March, 7pm:
Visit with the artist and Latitudes. Exclusive to the Amic card. Limited places.

Saturday 2 April, 7pm:
Experience MACBA, “The secrets of conservation in ‘I will fear no evil’ by José Antonio Hernández-Díez”. Visit with the artist, Latitudes and Lluís Roqué
Museum galleries.
5 €. No booking required. Limited places.

Film Programme, “Shadows and silences or the ghosts that return as if for the first time”. Curated by Andrés Duque.
Meier Auditorium. 5 €/session. Free with Amic card. No booking required. Limited places.
4 May, 7pm: Kurutta Ippêji, Teinosuke Kinugasa, 1926, Japan, 70 min
18 May, 7pm: Finis Terrae, Jean Epstein, 1929, France, 80 min
8 June, 7pm: He Who Gets Slapped, Victor Sjöström, 1924, France, 89 min
22 June, 7pm: Schastye, Aleksandr Medvedkin, 1935, France, 95 min

Saturday 25 June, 7pm:
Nieve Fuga: music around “I will fear no evil”
Exhibition galleries.
5 €. Free with museum ticket and with MACBA Amics cards. Limited places. Ticket includes free admission to current exhibitions until 9 pm.

Exhibition organised and produced by the Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA).

Photos: Miquel Coll (opening) and Roberto Ruiz (exhibition documentation).

More information: www.lttds.org/projects/hernandez-diez/
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