Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
We live in the best city of South America We live in the best city of South America

We live in the best city of South America

Curated by Bernardo José de Souza and Victor Gorgulho

Fundação Iberê Camargo Porto Alegre, Brazil 09/30/2017 – 02/04/2018

Possibly the most explosive of movements in Brazilian culture, Tropicalism is now five decades old since its first signs of life in 1967. The much talked about anniversary of the movement, however, imposes the urgency of a critical revision that surpasses any other fleeting impulse for mere celebrations. Half a century after its release, the

Carlos Vergara, Poder, da série Carnaval, 1972. Print. Courtesy of the artist Traplev, Sganzerla sampler, 2016. Hand painting on plastic canvas. Courtesy of the artist Maria Sábato, Lava-Jato – Lavagem integral, 2016. Courtesy of the artist Possibly the most explosive of movements in Brazilian culture, Tropicalism is now five decades old since its first signs