The 78 artists nominated this year – 39 for the first time – have been selected by a Nominating Committee composed of 28 professionals from Brazil and abroad specialized in Brazilian contemporary art. All their names will be announced from Monday, February 19th, through Friday, February 23rd.
(Madrid, Spain) Integrating the VIP parallel program of ARCOMadrid this year, the exhibition features works by nine Brazilian artists. The preview happens this Saturday at Casa do Brasil.
(Spain, Madrid) Comprised of about 300 artworks – 218 of which will be on view –, the art collection belonging to Luís Paulo Montenegro includes works by artists like Cândido Portinari, Lygia Clark and Marcius Galan.
(Cologne, Germany) “wetANDsomeOLDstuffVANDALIZEDbyTHEartist”, which the artist opens at Kölnischer Kunstverein next week, presents unique assemblages of found materials and everyday objects.
(Ajaccio, France) “Naturel pas naturel” brings together ancient and contemporary artworks to examine human behavior through its interaction and interpretation of nature.