São Paulo - Exhibition

Thin China: The art of Fernando Ribeiro

Museu Afro Brasil

23 Jan 201620 Mar 2016

The exhibition “Thin China. The art of Fernando Ribeiro ” has 80 unpublished works – paintings and collages – composing a series in which the artist appropriates icons of national and international painting, weaving and making allusions to the history of Brazilian and world art. By using different media of traditional painting, Fernando Ribeiro search both question the support of the work as well, from the appropriation of third-party objects, establish a dialogue with the audience about various issues, from consumerism to the work of art value as memory and part of the story. Simple paper plates, easily accessible to anyone, transform, from the artist’s intervention in sophisticated and fun works of art.

  • Rope Series: Fernando RibeiroRope Series: Fernando Ribeiro

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Contacts & Details

OPENING:
tue, wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

ADMISSION:
Ticket

ESTABLISHED:
2004

SPACE:
11000 m2

OWNER/DIRECTOR:
Araujo Emanoel


T: +55 11 3320 8900 M: faleconosco@museuafrobrasil.org.br W: Museu Afro Brasil
ADDRESS:
Pedro Alvares Cabral Ave, Parque Ibirapuera São Paulo, Brazil