(Rennes, France) “Livres et revues d’artistes: une perspective brésilienne” presents a wide selection of publications, showcasing an overview of the trends of the current Brazilian production of artists’ books.
(Seattle, US) Featuring 14 contemporary artists from Latin America, including Adriano Costa, Marilá Dardot, Sonia Gomes and Erika Verzutti, the exhibition reveals the aesthetic and narrative possibilities of the objects of daily life that typically go unnoticed.
(Lisbon, Portugal) In the last 10 years, video has become an essencial tool for contemporary artists. “Tension & Conflict: Video Art after 2008”, which opened this Wednesday at Museu de Arte, Arquitetura e Tecnologia (MAAT), focuses precisely on an exceptional selection of artists – including PIPA Prize nominee Marilá Dardot – who have resorted to video as a means of registering the impact of the 2008 global financial crisis.
(Vilnius, Lithuania) “An exhibition that has always been and will never end; an exhibition that changes its shape throughout space and time; an exhibition that exists both mentally and physically; an exhibition in search for an author”. That is how artist Raimundas Malašauskas defines “Unanimous Night”, group show on view at the Contemporary Art Center (CAC). Amongst the 25 artists who participate in the show, seven are PIPA Prize nominees.
“Brasil, Beleza?!” offers a colorful insight into the vast land of Brazil through a selection of works
(The Hague, Netherlands) By employing various materials, forms and concepts, artists in the show discuss the fragility of a nation in constant flux, that perhaps now more than ever is being examined in the public eye as we continue to click away on our social media apps. Ultimately the exhibition makes a connection between the current economic and political instability, the preservation of modernism, and the beauty that characterize this country.
(Lisbon, Portugal) Lisbon presents, from 26th until 29th May, ARCOlisboa, the first edition to be held outside Madrid, where ARCOmadrid takes place. The artists Chiara Banfi, Hector Zamora, Lais Myrrha, Lucia Koch, Marcelo Cidade, Marilá Dardot and Pablo Lobato present their works during the fair.
André Komatsu, Ivan Grilo, Marcelo Cipis, Marilá Dardot, Nino Cais and Odires Mlászho have their artworks spread out across the many sectors in arteBA, one of the leading art fairs in the world and dedicated mainly to Latin-American production.
(The Hague, Netherlands) Departing from a number of important historical works, the exhibition presents a network of interdependent topical themes such as consumerism, value circulation, trade routes, and also how these abstract notions influence the individual’s experience within a natural and urban environment.
(Quebec, Canada) “What you will see is a constellation of works by young artists, our view on emerging Brazilian contemporary art”, affirm the Curators Gunnar B. Kvaran, Hans-Ulrich Obrist and Thierry Raspail.
(São Paulo, Brazil) The selected works represent a diverse universe of postures that transcend the isolated meaning of an image and gather together exterior connexions by using a series of strategies, such as the disposal of multiple images in narrative sequences or the use of photographs treated as semantic unities in “visual phrases” that create bigger sets.