Curitiba: CR Design, 2004. duo tone and color plates, draws., illus., bio/chron., cat, color pict. wrps. Item #79182
Solo exhibition of sculptor Moreira (b. Brazil 1942) and a collection of installations using styrofoam to create a feeling of dilacerated and carbonized pieces of flesh and expanded polyurethane to recreate skin, suggesting humankind's capacity of destruction, sacrifice and redemption. Her installation explores the qualities and potential of plastic materials to express the brutality of the new geopolitical and economic contexts and the reconciliation between ecology and culture. ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE TEXT.