Opened Memorial Latin America Exhibition"Pillars Of 22"/Brazil,2022
DATE 02/13/2022 to 04/13/2022 HOURS 10:00 to 17:00
LOCATION Latin America Memorial - Av. Auro Soares de Moura Andrade, 664 - Barra Funda - São Paulo - SP
The Latin America Memorial promotes the exhibition Pillars of 22, with 5-meter-tall caricatures of 16 modernists.
Among the names are Anita Malfatti, Antonieta Santos Feio, Brecheret, Di Cavalcanti, Flávio de Carvalho, Graça Aranha, Guilherme de Almeida, Guiomar Novaes, Manuel Bandeira, Mário de Andrade, Menotti del Picchia, Oswald de Andrade, Patrícia Galvão (Pagu) , Plínio Salgado, Tarsila do Amaral and Heitor Villa-Lobos.
The caricatures were produced by award-winning cartoonist Fernandes, curated by cartoonist Jal and all of them will be displayed on the pilasters of the Creativity Pavilion.
The public will have access to other information on these honorees via QR Code.
In this exhibition, not only those who participated directly in the Week of Modern Art of 1922 were chosen, but also other Brazilian artists, therefore Latin Americans, who contributed to what is considered Modernism in Latin America, whether through aesthetics, conceptions, techniques , for the figures portrayed in the respective works of art beyond the Rio-SP axis, such as the painter Antonieta Santos Feio from Pará. Another artist, Flávio de Carvalho, was not at the Semana, but was considered by Oswald the most modernist of the modernists.