Acclaimed Brazilian visual artist Leda Catunda, who took part in both the PIPA Prize 2017 Award Jury and the 2018 Nominating Committee, investigates the concepts of beauty and ugliness through the ages.
(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) Featuring commissioned works by Bárbara Wagner, Garapa, Jonathas de Andrade, Letícia Ramos, Mídia Ninja and Sofia Borges, the exhibition discusses the role of image in contemporary society.
(New York, USA) Borges is one of the 17 multi-generational, international artists selected to participate in this edition of the biennial series, which presents urgent and compelling ideas in recent photography.
PIPA Prize’s artist pages feature information on each of the participant’s trajectory, critical essays, as well as artwork images and videos. In this post, we present the pages of yet another eight of the 56 artists nominated for this edition of the Prize. They are: Mario Bands, Orlando da Rosa Farya, Paloma Bosquê, Pedro França, Raïssa de Goés, Sofia Borges, Tony Camargo and Ulysses Bôscolo.
(São Paulo, Brazil) In one room, the beauty. In the next, the foul. The apparently simplified division is one of the strategies of the group show “A Bela e a Fera” to investigate the concept of beauty in today’s time. Featuring eight artists – more than half of them nominated to PIPA Prize, Bruno Dunley, Erika Verzutti, Luiz Roque, Pedro França and Sofia Borges –, the exhibition that opened this week at Central Galeria was curated by painter and print-maker Leda Catunda.
View the complete list of artists chosen by the Nominating Committee who are part of PIPA Prize’s eighth edition. Read the complete list of PIPA Prize 2017 participating artists: (Click on the names to see the page of artists who participated in previous editions) Aleta Valente Alexandre Canonico Ana Luisa Santos Ana Mazzei (PIPA Prize nominee in 2014 and…
Meet the 65 artists who were nominated to participate in the eighth edition of PIPA Prize. The artists were nominated by at least one member of the Nominating Committee, composed of 25 renowned contemporary art professionals. Amongst the nominees, 30 artists have already participated in previous editions of the Prize, and three have been finalists. View the complete list and learn more about the categories in which they are competing for.
This is the first bulletin announcing the names of the artists who were nominated to participate in PIPA Prize 2017. 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…
(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.
(Quebec, Canada) “What you will see is a constellation of works by young artists, our view on emerging Brazilian contemporary art. We also present two further exhibitions within the exhibition: a selection of more established artists who have been invited into the show by the younger ones whom we have chosen, providing a story of recent art in Brazil, and an exhibition of artists’ books by emerging practitioners”