Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Recent Paintings and Reliefs

Recent Paintings and Reliefs

Valdirlei Dias Nunes

Casa Triângulo São Paulo, Brazil 07/01/2017 – 08/05/2017

With an art career spanning nearly three decades, Valdirlei Dias Nunes is a singular artist among his generation. Born in the interior of the state of Paraná, he earned a degree in pharmacy and in biochemistry before moving to São Paulo in the early 1990s, when he began to participate in exhibitions held at galleries

Installation view. Valdirlei Dias Nunes, Recent Paintings and Reliefs. Courtesy of Casa Triângulo. Photo: Edouard Fraipont. Relevo n. 1, 2017. Water based enamel on MDF and cedar wood. 103 x 110 cm. Courtesy of Casa Triângulo. Photo: Edouard Fraipont. Sem título, 2017. Acrylic on canvas. 50 x 30 cm. Courtesy of Casa Triângulo. Photo: Edouard Fraipont.

Hallstat Hallstat

Hallstat

Curated by Maria do Carmo M. P. de Pontes and Kiki Mazzucchelli

Fortes D'Aloia & Gabriel - Galpão São Paulo, Brazil 12/10/2016 – 02/10/2017

Artists: Alexandre da Cunha, Tamara Henderson, Tobias Hoffknecht, Iman Issa, Oliver Laric, Candice Lin, Manoela Medeiros, Mauro Restiffe, Joshua Sex, Amie Siegel, Daniel Sinsel, Caragh Thuring Hallstatt takes the notion of duality as the starting point for a reflection on the meaning of repetition of signs, images and forms in the contemporary context. The idea of duality has structured

Exhibition view, 2016. Courtesy of Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, São Paulo. Exhibition view, 2016. Courtesy of Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, São Paulo. Exhibition view, 2016. Courtesy of Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, São Paulo. Artists: Alexandre da Cunha, Tamara Henderson, Tobias Hoffknecht, Iman Issa, Oliver Laric, Candice Lin, Manoela Medeiros, Mauro Restiffe, Joshua Sex, Amie Siegel, Daniel Sinsel, Caragh

Raw of the World

Raw of the World

Ivens Machado

Pivô São Paulo, Brazil 09/04/2016 – 10/29/2016

Curated by Kiki Mazzucchelli The exhibition Raw of the World brings together a set of sculptures, videos and drawings focusing on the first two decades of Machado’s production. Known for his sculptural work, in which he uses raw materials typical of popular construction (such as concrete, rebars, broken glasses, etc.), the artist began his career

Curated by Kiki Mazzucchelli The exhibition Raw of the World brings together a set of sculptures, videos and drawings focusing on the first two decades of Machado’s production. Known for his sculptural work, in which he uses raw materials typical of popular construction (such as concrete, rebars, broken glasses, etc.), the artist began his career

SITElines 2016 SITElines 2016

SITElines 2016

By Natalia Valencia New Mexico, USA 07/01/2016 – 01/31/2017

MUCH WIDER THAN A LINE SITELINES SANTA FE 2016 Curated by Rocío Aranda-Alvarado, Kathleen Ash-Milby, Pip Day, Pablo León de la Barra and Kiki Mazzucchelli “Brighter than several suns at midday” was how Manhattan Project nuclear program director General Leslie Groves described the impact of the first controlled nuclear test in history, 1945’s “Operation Trinity,”

Anfiteatro de Paolo Soleri, ca. 1975 Mucho más amplio que una línea (much wider than a line) SITElines Site Santa Fe 2016 Curadores: Rocío Aranda-Alvarado, Kathleen Ash-Milby, Pip Day, Pablo León de la Barra, Kiki Mazzucchelli “Más luminoso que varios soles al mediodía” es como describió el director del programa nuclear Manhattan Project, el general