Opening | “Confrontos”

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

The Rio’s Museum of Modern Art presentes “Confrontos”, a solo exhibition by Brazilian artist Frida Baranek. The opening happens on October 29th, from 7pm to 10 pm. The show can be seen until January 05th.

Baranek studied Architecture at Santa Ursula’s University and, from 1978 to 1983, worked at the Museum of Modern Art and at the School of Visual Arts, both in Rio de Janeiro.Masters in Industrial Design from Central Saint Martins in London, 2012. She also worked in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Paris, Berlin, New York and London, where she currently lives. Frida’s work has been presented in important international exhibitions such as: the 20th São Paulo International Biennial (1989); 49th Venice Biennial (1990); “Metropolis International Art Exhibition”, in Berlin (1991); “Ultramodern: The Art of Contemporary Brazil” at Gulbenkian’s Foundation, in Lisbon (1993) and “Discover Brazil” at Ludwig Museum, in Cologne (2005).

Her art pieces are exhibited at: the National Museum of Women in the Arts, in Washington D.C.; the LEF Foundation, in San Francisco; Washington University Art Museum, in St. Louis and at Loumeier Foundation, in St. Louis (all of the above in USA) and also at the “Ministère de la Culture” and at the “Fonds National d’Art Contemporain”, both in France; at Pusan Metropolitan Art Museum, in South Korea, and at the Museums of Modern Art of Rio de Janeiro and of São Paulo. A solo exhibition named “Exteriores” was held at Galeria Raquel Arnaud, in 2009, and the artist also took part in a collective show called “Grandes artistas, grandes formatos” at the same venue. Galeria Raquel Arnaud has been representing the artist since 1990.

Visiting hours:

From Tuesdays to Fridays: from 12 pm (midday) to 6 pm
Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays: from 12 pm (midday) to 7 pm

Tickets:
Full price – R$8,00

Students over 12 years old – R$4,00

Over 60 years old – R$4,00

Amigos do MAM (Friends of MAM) – free
Children up to 12 years old – free
Family ticket (only on Sundays) up to 5 people – R$8,00

Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro

Av. Infante Don Henrique, 85
Parque do Flamengo
Rio de Janeiro – RJ

Tel: (+5521) 2240-4944



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