This is the fifth bulletin announcing the names of the artists who were nominated to participate in PIPA Prize 2018. There will be 15 bulletins in total throughout the five days of announcements. We kindly request that all artists listed in this bulletin – particularly those who are being nominated for the first time – to please…
(Mexico City, Mexico) Brazilian presence is small but significant in the 2018 edition of the fair, including artists such as Cinthia Marcelle, Jonathas de Andrade and Carlos Mélo and curator and PIPA Prize Board member Kiki Mazzucchelli.
(New York, USA) Jonathas de Andrade is one of the artists to participate in the group show, which features the most numerous selection of contemporary works from the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros to be exhibited in the US until today.
(Rotterdam, Netherlands) Reflecting on mankind’s impact over environment, the exhibition explores how the tradition of myths and tales could help create solutions to the times of anxiety and uncertainty about the future of the planet we are living.
(Arles, France) The exhibition “La Vie simple – Simplement la vie/Songs of Alienation” investigates the search for a union of humankind with nature through the course art history.
(Beijing, China) “This is the time for China and Brazil to come to know each other through contemporary art,” states the pamphlet for “Troposphere – Chinese and Brazilian Contemporary Art”. Featuring 42 artists, this is the first large-scale exhibition of Brazilian contemporary art in China.
(Coimbra, Portugal) The second edition of the Anozero Biennale of Contemporary Art explores the role of art in the process of repairing social wounds created by the political, affective and economic crisis that takes place nowadays.
(Vienna, Austria) Jonathas de Andrade is one of the 32 artists to participate in “Natural Histories, Traces of the political”, which addresses the representations of nature over time and through multiple social processes and historical events.
(Los Angeles, US) “Because we are and we aren’t tropicalists”, group show that started this week at Human Resources LA, takes inspiration from the Tropicalist movement of the 60s in Brazil to analyze the current situation of the Brazilian Northeast. The show features works by six artists, including PIPA Prize Finalists Cristiano Lenhardt and Jonathas de Andrade.
(Yogyakarta, Indonesia) The 14th Biennale Jogja started this week, and its main exhibition features the work of many PIPA Prize nominees, including former finalists and winners, namely Rodrigo Braga, Cinthia Marcelle and Tiago Mata Machado, Clara Ianni, Ícaro Lira, Jonathas de Andrade, Leticia Ramos, Lourival Cuquinha, Virginia de Medeiros and Yuri Firmeza.