Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Arthur, Janina, Marco e Pedro Arthur, Janina, Marco e Pedro

Arthur, Janina, Marco e Pedro

Arthur Chaves, Janina McQuoid, Marco Veloso, Pedro França

Jacaranda Rio de Janeiro, Brasil 09/30/2017 – 11/18/2017

A friar went around asking. Arrived at the door of a farmer, who did not want to give him alms. The friar was falling in hunger and said: – I will see about making stone soup! And took a stone from the ground, shook off its dirt and started to admire it, to see if it

Installation view. Arthur, Janina, Marco e Pedro, 2017. Courtesy of Jacaranda, Rio de Janeiro. Photo credit: Pedro França Installation view. Arthur, Janina, Marco e Pedro, 2017. Courtesy of Jacaranda, Rio de Janeiro. Photo credit: Pedro França Installation view. Arthur, Janina, Marco e Pedro, 2017. Courtesy of Jacaranda, Rio de Janeiro. Photo credit: Pedro França A

Miruca

Miruca

Janina McQuoid

BFA Boatos Fine Arts São Paulo, Brazil 09/03/2016 – 12/22/2016

Miruca sharpens her nails on the cloth ball, looks at the landscape out the window. Miruca is fascinated by the light in the table lamp and rolls up in the basket. Janina McQuoid is presenting a new series of “light box” sculptures, that find their place within the domestic environment and in the neighbourhood’s wood shops

Miruca sharpens her nails on the cloth ball, looks at the landscape out the window. Miruca is fascinated by the light in the table lamp and rolls up in the basket. Janina McQuoid is presenting a new series of “light box” sculptures, that find their place within the domestic environment and in the neighbourhood’s wood shops

OUTDOOR II – Continental Love OUTDOOR II – Continental Love

OUTDOOR II – Continental Love

Co-curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini & WARM São Paulo

WARM, São Paulo São Paulo, Brazil 12/17/2015 – 02/05/2016

Some people look at different things and still they seem to think the same thing Some people don’t like what they are looking at but still they continue to look at it Some people can’t take their eyes off Some people Some people fall in love with other people because some people are nice to

Some people look at different things and still they seem to think the same thing Some people don’t like what they are looking at but still they continue to look at it Some people can’t take their eyes off Some people Some people fall in love with other people because some people are nice to

A Smile Is a Sword A Smile Is a Sword

A Smile Is a Sword

Janina McQuoid

BFA Boatos São Paulo, Brazil 10/08/2015 – 11/07/2015

 } “A smile is a sword”… I wanted someone to tell me what they think of it, in most cases people ask me, worried: “You think so?”. I do not know if I think it or not, but I think it doesn’t matter because it’s a bit of an absurd proposition despite being a statement,

“A smile is a sword”… I wanted someone to tell me what they think of it, in most cases people ask me, worried: “You think so?”. I do not know if I think it or not, but I think it doesn’t matter because it’s a bit of an absurd proposition despite being a statement, idiosyncratic