São Paulo - Exhibition

Calder and Brazilian Art

Itaú Cultural

31 Aug 201623 Sep 2016

Calder and Brazilian Art showcases the lightness, movement and color of the art of Alexander Calder (1898-1976), as disseminated in our artistic imagery and its relation with Brazilian art starting in the 1950s.

Curated by Luiz Camillo Osório, Itaú Cultural, in partnership with the Calder Foundation of New York and Expomus, the exhibition contains approximately 50 works, including mobiles, gouaches, models and oil paintings by the American artist, alongside works by great artists such as Abraham Palatnik, Lygia Clark, Lygia Pape, Waltércio Caldas, Antonio Manuel, Ernesto Neto and Franklin Cassaro.

  • Alexander Calder with Black Frame 1934 at the exhibition Mobiles by Alexander Calder, The Renaissance Society of The University of Chicago, 1935 © 2015 Calder Foundation, New York/DACS, London, courtesy Calder Foundation, New York/Art Resource, NYAlexander Calder with Black Frame 1934 at the exhibition Mobiles by Alexander Calder, The Renaissance Society of The University of Chicago, 1935 © 2015 Calder Foundation, New York/DACS, London, courtesy Calder Foundation, New York/Art Resource, NY
  • Alexander Calder with Snow Flurry I 1948, photographed by Gordon Parks, 1952 © 2015 Calder Foundation, New York/DACS, London, image © The Gordon Parks FoundationAlexander Calder with Snow Flurry I 1948, photographed by Gordon Parks, 1952 © 2015 Calder Foundation, New York/DACS, London, image © The Gordon Parks Foundation

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OPENING:
tue, wed, thu, fri 9:00 am - 8:00 pm; sat, sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

ADMISSION:
Free

ESTABLISHED:
1987

OWNER/DIRECTOR:
Saron Nunes Eduardo, Risovas M De Araujo Natália


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