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