Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Do you want to go on a date with me?… No?… Let’s just be friends, then?

Do you want to go on a date with me?… No?… Let’s just be friends, then?

Dennis Tyfus

Kunsthalle São Paulo São Paulo, Brazil 10/29/2015 – 11/28/2015

Curated by Marina Coelho The practice of Belgian artist Dennis Tyfus (*1979, Antwerp) traverses drawing, painting, radioshows, installations and performance, much of which is produced under the banner of Ultra Eczema, his long-running record label and publishing arm. Daily experience and humour are central to Tyfus’ work. Several weeks prior to arriving in São Paulo, he was interviewed

Curated by Marina Coelho The practice of Belgian artist Dennis Tyfus (*1979, Antwerp) traverses drawing, painting, radioshows, installations and performance, much of which is produced under the banner of Ultra Eczema, his long-running record label and publishing arm. Daily experience and humour are central to Tyfus’ work. Several weeks prior to arriving in São Paulo, he was interviewed

Sociedade Anônima Sociedade Anônima

Sociedade Anônima

Alain Urrutia

KUNSTHALLE São Paulo São Paulo 07/03/2015 – 08/01/2015

Basque artist Alain Urrutia (*1981, Bilbao) appropriates existing images and paints them always changing some elements, in order to tell his own version of the story. Walking around São Paulo in his first days in the city, the artist was confronted with several aspects from the Brazilian culture, which had an impact on him. For the exhibition

Basque artist Alain Urrutia (*1981, Bilbao) appropriates existing images and paints them always changing some elements, in order to tell his own version of the story. Walking around São Paulo in his first days in the city, the artist was confronted with several aspects from the Brazilian culture, which had an impact on him. For the exhibition

Manuel Burgener

Manuel Burgener

Curated by Marina Coelho

Kunsthalle São Paulo São Paulo, Brazil 05/22/2015 – 06/20/2015

  Interested in understanding the qualities of materials, such as glass, wood, or found objects, Swiss artist Manuel Burgener (*Bern, 1978) creates works that employ those materials as they are, and not only as elements for the building of other structures. Always using “warm” materials – the ones that either have once been living beings,

Interested in understanding the qualities of materials, such as glass, wood, or found objects, Swiss artist Manuel Burgener (*Bern, 1978) creates works that employ those materials as they are, and not only as elements for the building of other structures. Always using “warm” materials – the ones that either have once been living beings, such