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Building Material: Process and Form in Brazilian Art

Building Material: Process and Form in Brazilian Art

Rodrigo Cass, Ivens Machado, Paulo Monteiro, and more...

Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles, California, USA 09/14/2017 – 10/18/2017

The exhibition begins with a series of geometric abstractions rendered in Formica by de Barros, along with silver gelatin photographs from both the beginning and end of his career. In their use of Formica, a plastic laminate that became particularly popular and even ubiquitous in Brazilian homes, offices, and stores during the postwar era, de

Erika Verzutti, Flowers, 2017. Papier mache, polystyrene and wax. 53 x 66 x 8 cm | 20 7/8 x 26 x 3 1/8 in. Courtesy Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel. Photo: Ding Musa Erika Verzutti, Dark Matter, 2016. Papier mache and styrofoam. 51 x 76 x 11 cm | 20 1/8 x 29 7/8 x 4 3/8

Geraldo Industrial Geraldo Industrial

Geraldo Industrial

Geraldo de Barros

Luciana Brito Galeria São Paulo, Brazil 11/05/2016 – 12/01/2016

The exhibition, idealized by Fabiana de Barros and Leonora de Barros, brings an overview of the artist’s production, spanning through the many diverse fields of artistic expression. Geraldo de Barros maneuvered between painting, photography and furniture design, attaining vast artistic practice. The procedures and techniques developed by the artist, which were implicit in such activities,

Geraldo Industrial, exhibition view, 2016. Courtesy of Luciana Brito Galeria. Photo: José Pelegrini. Geraldo Industrial, exhibition view, 2016. Courtesy of Luciana Brito Galeria. Photo: José Pelegrini. Geraldo Industrial, exhibition view, 2016. Courtesy of Luciana Brito Galeria. Photo: José Pelegrini. The exhibition, idealized by Fabiana de Barros and Leonora de Barros, brings an overview of the