PARALELOS: ARTE BRASILEIROS DA SEGUNDE METADE DO SECULO XX EM CONTEXTO. COLECCION CISNEROS. Ariel Jiménez (curadoria)
Place Published: São Paulo
Date Published: 2002
Book Id: 65225
b/w and color plates, illus., cat., ind., color wrps.
The exhibition "Imagens do Brasil: 80 anos de Modernismo" (Images of Brazil: 80 years of Modern Art) brings two extraordinary collections together in one exhibition for the 80th anniversary celebration of the 1922 Week of Modern Art. The organizers sought inspiration from two great collections of Brazilian and Latin American art: the Cisneros Collection, which present 136 works by 52 artists representing the period from 1931 to 1999. The second collection of Nemirovsky, has its own catalogue (see separate entry) with 62 works by 26 artists, covering the period from 1920 to 1960. All of the greats of Brazilian art are represented, including: Tarsilia do Amaral, Di Cavalcanti, Hélio Oticica, Lygia Clark and Alfredo Volpi. ENGLISH, SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE.