Brazil

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The new co-artistic director of the Museum of Modern Art in Rio de Janeiro discusses her Afro-centred curatorial practice, the importance of translation, and writing as a form of dance

BY Fernanda Brenner | 18 SEP 20

One year into the authoritarian president’s term, Brazilian artists are pushing back against state violence and censorship by summoning the spirit of the ‘sertão’

BY Silas Martí | 23 MAR 20

The artist’s feast is plentiful and sumptuous, but leaves us with a hefty bill and a heavy stomach

BY Fernanda Brenner | 21 NOV 19

A timely documentary about the backslide into dictatorship reveals some uncomfortable home truths in the US

BY Jack McGrath | 15 JUL 19
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In further news: Parents call on Harvard Art Museums to remove Sackler name; Cuban artist-activist Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara arrested

BY Frieze News Desk | 16 APR 19
Fan Letter

The Brazilian artist brought food, film, art and love to her social project

BY Michelle Sommer | 12 MAR 19
Fan Letter

‘What would Jac Leirner do?’

BY Fernanda Brenner | 06 FEB 19
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In further news: gallery sues Christie’s over ‘bargain basement’ Francis Bacon sale; Van Gogh’s ‘Sunflowers’ heads to Japan

11 JAN 19
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In further news: artists take National Gallery to court; Tel Aviv protests over ‘loyalty in culture’ bill

27 NOV 18
Culture Digest

The importance of art classes; Egon Schiele’s legacy and Hito Steyerl’s favourite films: what to read this weekend

02 NOV 18

Bolsonaro’s repeated insults towards women, people of colour and the LGBT community, should have been enough to derail his campaign – it wasn’t

BY Fernanda Brenner | 30 OCT 18
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In further news: world’s biggest arts venue lands in Taiwan; Brooklyn’s Signal gallery to close

23 OCT 18

Handing authorship of the biennial to a diverse group of artists is a democratic gesture but conveniently deflects and disperses blame

BY Evan Moffitt | 19 SEP 18
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Protests erupt after the blaze engulfed the 200-year-old museum and its collection of 20 million artefacts

05 SEP 18
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The blaze is thought to have destroyed millions of artefacts, from ancient art to the oldest human skeleton in the Americas

03 SEP 18

How the radical practices of female artists drove the Modernist movement in Brazil

BY Claudia Calirman | 23 AUG 18
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In further news: MoMA reaches contract agreement with staff; man hospitalized after falling into Anish Kapoor installation

21 AUG 18
Influences

The artist discusses the objects, ideas and artworks that have shaped her practice

BY Evan Moffitt | 20 AUG 18

From fleshy, distorted paintings, capturing the malaise of the 1960s, to colourful abstractions made in exile, the artist was an example to live by

BY Tiago Mesquita | 17 AUG 18
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Already convicted of money laundering and tax evasion, a report makes new claims against the Brazilian collector and founder of Inhotim art park

11 JUN 18