Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Gentrilogy: Trilogia da Gentrificação Gentrilogy: Trilogia da Gentrificação

Gentrilogy: Trilogia da Gentrificação

Laura Burocco

Centro Municipal de Arte Hélio Oiticica Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 3, 2019 – September 28, 2019

Contemporary art shifts certainties about art. More than 70 years later, the feeling still seems to be the same for the public. What does the artist do? Beauty? Criticism? Politics? Finally, where is the artist here? What is art, academic research or political action? It is not what it is. It is and it is

Action made during the Ateliêr de Dissidência Criativa at Casa Nuvem, Rio de Janeiro (2016). Image courtesy of the artist Laura Burocco, Gentrilogy: Trilogia da Gentrificação (2019). Installation view. Image courtesy of the artist Laura Burocco, Gentrilogy: Trilogia da Gentrificação (2019). Installation view. Image courtesy of the artist Contemporary art shifts certainties about art. More than 70 years