Act Natural Book Launch at The M Building
Miami, FL – Alongside Cathy Vedovi and Adriana Vergara Art Advisory, Tra Publishing hosted the book launch for Act Natural: Retrospective of Work 2003 – 2018 on May 22nd at the M Building in Wynwood Arts District.
Rodriguez was joined by Associate Curator of Modern Contemporary Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Christian Larsen, for a conversation on the artist’s work and first published retrospective.
Act Natural is a sculpture with a hidden book inside. Limited to 50 copies, each case is a one-of-a-kind art piece varying in shape, color and texture, created by the artist using both synthetic and natural materials. The upcoming book chronicles the artist’s works, intertwined with essays by the artist and writer, Shane Aslan Selzer; Chief Curator of Art of The Andy Warhol Museum, José Carlos Diaz; and Associate Curator of Modern Contemporary Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Christian Larsen.