Estancia Femsa is a cultural and artistic platform hosted by Casa Luis Barragán with the support of Colección FEMSA. Curated by Eugenia Braniff and Patrick Charpenel, the initiative presents a series of exhibitions, interventions, performance, academic activities and editorial content that dialogue with the historical context offered by the house, as well as the heritage of Luis Barragán, one of the most relevant architects of the 20th Century.
The curatorial program introduces international artists whose work invites the spectator to ponder about the possibilities of the modern and contemporary art disciplines within a particular context.
To develop an artistic and cultural platform promoting a dialogue between the legacy of Luis Barragán and the international modern and contemporary art context, by motivating through new exhibition formats, interventions, performance, academic and educational activities and publications.
To increase the artistic and cultural offer of the Latin-American background through the investigation of exhibitory formats of this cultural platform with diverse academic, education and editorial divisions, that identify Estancia Femsa as a feature project in the current extent.
The yearly program by Estancia FEMSA consists of a minimum of eight projects. Among them we can find exhibitions, interventions, performance, academic and educational activities and publications in conversation with the historic context offered by the house. Simultaneously, since May 2017 an activation from the FEMSA Collection is presented minimum once a year. By showcasing an artwork from the collection which dialogues with the house and the work by Luis Barragán.