Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
#tbt

#tbt

Adriana Varejão, Barrão, Beatriz Milhazes and others

Carpintaria, Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 06/27/2019 – 08/17/2019

On Instagram the jargon #tbt–acronym for Throwback Thursday–is used to caption images from sometime in the past, whether distant or recent. The exhibition draws upon this time shift as a motif to gather artworks from the 80s to the beginning of the 2000s, all prior to the appearance of Instagram and, in many cases, even

Barrão, 10 Centavos Assalta 1 Cruzado (1987). Plastic, epoxy adhesive resin, coins and piaçava fiber. © Barrão. Photo: Eduardo Ortega. Courtesy of Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, São Paulo/Rio de Janeiro. Luiz Zerbini, Untitled (1990). Acrylic on canvas. © Luiz Zerbini. Photo: Pat Kilgore. Courtesy of Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, São Paulo/Rio de Janeiro Janaina Tschäpe. 100

That Obscure Object of Desire That Obscure Object of Desire

That Obscure Object of Desire

Curated by Philip Larratt-Smith

Fortes D'Aloia & Gabriel: Galeria + Carpintaria São Paulo & Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 03/17/2018 – 04/28/2018

Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel presents That Obscure Object of Desire, a group show conceived by Philip Larratt-Smith, which takes place simultaneously at the venues Galeria (São Paulo) and Carpintaria (Rio de Janeiro). In keeping with this paired concept, the opening reception took place at Carpintaria on March 17, with a second event held at Galeria on

That Obscure Object of Desire. Exhibition view at Carpintaria, Rio de Janeiro, 2018. Photo: Eduardo Ortega. Courtesy Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, São Paulo/Rio de Janeiro That Obscure Object of Desire. Exhibition view at Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel | Galeria, São Paulo, 2018. Photo: Eduardo Ortega. Courtesy Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, São Paulo/Rio de Janeiro That