Mercedes Viegas, who studied museology, has been acting as fine arts consultant since 1988, and has opened her own gallery in 2002. By developing a careful work of dissemination and communication of Brazilian art, Mercedes Viegas Arte Contemporânea gallery gathers national and internationally renowned artists, at the same time as it invests in emerging talents. Every year, the gallery presents one group show and six solo exhibitions. Seeking to increase knowledge and debate on contemporary art, the gallery annually promotes courses with curators, critics and historians.
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Rua João Borges, 86 Gávea
Paiva Brasil: Tangentes
Curated by collector Luiz Chrysostomo de Oliveira Filho, “Tangentes” comprises twelve new...
18 Mar 2015 - 18 Apr 2015
Robert Kelly: From Here to There
For his first solo show in Brazil, Robert Kelly (b. 1956, Santa Fe, USA) presents approximately 20 recently...
09 Sep 2015 - 02 Nov 2015
Elisa Bracher: Vermelhas
Mercedes Viegas Contemporary Art Gallery opens an exhibition by São Paulo-based artist Elisa Bracher,...
15 Apr 2016 - 14 May 2016
Beatriz Carneiro: Your bone is stone
Mercedes Viegas Gallery presents the solo show of the artist Beatriz Carneiro, “Your bone is stone“,...
23 May 2016 - 10 Jun 2016
Vânia Mignone: Hoje em Dia
Mercedes Viegas Gallery presents the third solo exhibition of Vânia Mignone, entitled “Hoje...
16 Jun 2016 - 16 Jul 2016
Galeria Mercedes Viegas presents the group exhibition “Rosa [Pink]”, curated by Gabriela...
14 Dec 2016 - 04 Feb 2017