(Porto Alegre, Brazil)
Since the 11th June is on view at the Museu de Arte do Rio Grande do Sul (MARGS) the group exhibition “Distrações da Memória: O Museu Como Modo de Rever o Mundo” [“Memory Distractions: The Museum as a Way of Reviewing the World”], with 160 artworks from the Museum collection, from artists such as Camila Sposati, Daniel Escobar, Dirnei Prates, Mayana Redin, Pablo Lobato and Rommulo Vieira Conceição.
Curated by Ana Zavadil, the exhibition celebrates the 60th anniversary of the Museum by display a set of 160 artworks from its collection, covering history from the mid-1800s until current times. Aiming to focus on canonical works, already renowned in the collection, alongside recent aquisitions, the show proposes discussions on the ways, distractions and detours that legitimate and constitute the artistic field.
“Distrações da Memória: O Museu Como Modo de Rever o Mundo”, with Camila Sposati, Daniel Escobar, Dirnei Prates, Mayana Redin, Pablo Lobato and Rommulo Vieira Conceição
On view through 27th July
Visiting: Tuesdays to Sundays, 10am to 7pm
Museu de Arte do Rio Grande do Sul Ado Malagoli
Praça da Alfândega, s/n- Centro Histórico
T: 55 51 3227-2311