miami: mayami son machín

guatemala city art venue proyectos ultravioleta heads for miami to present its latest exhibition mayami son machín at gallery diet. the show explores some of the most common preconceptions about miami, about the idea of being latin american and the relationship between a city cloaked in a myth of glory and glamour, and a whole subcontinent with which it maintains an ambivalent relation. the show's title is derived from miami sound machine, a popular 1990s music group, which epitomized the notion of what it means to be a latino living in miami. on display are works by latin american artists [all but one], in relation to general ideas of the city that deal with music and sex [on through jul 23]. location: 174 nw 23rd street [wynwood].