Miami’s Bass Museum Acquires Fossilized Gas Pump by Allora & Calzadilla

August 2nd, 2017

Allora and Calzadilla, via Art NewspaperThe Bass Museum in Miami Beach has acquired a fossilized gas pump by American-Cuban artist duo Allora & Calzadilla, the first major installation by the group in a Miami art museum.  “I saw one of their petrol pumps a few years ago and was struck by how timely the work was. It discusses issues that the whole world is going through,” says Silvia Karman Cubiña, the director and chief curator of the Bass.Read more at Art Newspaper