Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Still I rise Still I rise

Still I rise

Sonia Gomes

Museo de Arte de São Paulo São Paulo, Brazil 11/14/2018 – 03/10/2019

This exhibition gathers new works by Sonia Gomes, a Minas Gerais native living in São Paulo. It features the most recent developments of her sculpture efforts, which now include tree branches and trunks. These never-before-seen works make reference to the primary series of this show, titled Root. Scraps of fabrics found by chance or offered

Sonia Gomes, Untitled from Raiz series (2018). Photo by Bruno Leão. Image courtesy of MASP Sonia Gomes, Correnteza from Raiz series (2018). Photo by Bruno Leão. Image courtesy of MASP Sonia Gomes, Untitled (2018). Photo by Bruno Leão. Image courtesy of MASP This exhibition gathers new works by Sonia Gomes, a Minas Gerais native living

Construções afro-atlânticas Construções afro-atlânticas

Construções afro-atlânticas

Rubem Valentim

Museu de Arte de São Paulo São Paulo, Brazil 11/14/2018 – 03/10/2019

The exhibition Construções afro-atlânticas (Afro-Atlantic Constructions), at the Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP), features 90 artworks by the painter, sculptor and printmaker Rubem Valentim (Salvador, 1922 – São Paulo, 1991), a fundamental figure of Brazilian art and Afro-Atlantic histories in the 20th century. The exhibition was curated by Fernando Oliva (Maria Auxiliadora: vida cotidiana, pintura

Rubem Valentim. Relevo Emblema n. 10 (1977). Collection of Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia. Credits: Andrew Kemp Rubem Valentim. Relevo Emblema n. 4 (1977). Collection of Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia. Credits: Andrew Kemp Rubem Valentim. Construções afro-atlânticas (2018). Installation view. Image courtesy of MASP The exhibition Construções afro-atlânticas (Afro-Atlantic Constructions), at the Museu de Arte

Histórias da sexualidade, at Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil Histórias da sexualidade, at Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil

Histórias da sexualidade, at Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil

by Marcio Harum São Paulo, Brazil 10/20/2017 – 02/14/2018

In October 2017, Histórias da sexualidade opened at the Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP), continuing with its program with decolonial and antipatriarchal axes. When doing a recap of the impact of the exhibition in the Brazilian context, the first aspect of the show that caught the attention of the local public was that viewers under the

Vista de instalación. Cortesía de MASP. Foto: Eduardo Ortega En Octubre del 2017, Histórias da sexualidade inauguró en el Museo de Arte de São Paulo (MASP), continuando con su programa con ejes decoloniales y antipatriarcales. Al hacer una recapitulación del impacto de dicha muestra en el contexto brasileño, la primera impresión que llamó bastante la atención del