Mira Schendel Bibliography

Monographs

2015
Palhares, Taisa, ‘Mira Schendel. Monotypes’, Hauser & Wirth, Cologne: Snoeck, 2015 (exh. cat.)

2013
Barson, Tanya, and Taisa Palhares (eds.), ‘Mira Schendel’, Sao Paulo: Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, 2013 (exh. cat.)
Barson, Tanya, and Taisa Palhares (eds.), ‘Mira Schendel’, London: Tate Publishing, 2013 (exh. cat.)

2011
Alves, Cauê, ‘Mira Schendel. Avesso do Avesso’, São Paulo: Instituto de Arte Contemporânea, 2011 (exh.cat.)

2009
Souza Dias, Geraldo, ‘Mira Schendel. Do Espiritual à Corporeidade’, São Paulo: Cosac Naify, 2009
Pérez-Oramas, Luis, and Rodrigo Naves, ‘León Ferrari & Mira Schendel. Tangled Alphabets’, Madrid: Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, New York: The Museum of Modern Art, Porto Alegre: Fundação Iberê Camargo, 2009 (exh.cat.)
Galeria Milan (ed.), ‘Mira Schendel. Monotypes’, São Paulo: Galeria Milan, 2009 (exh.cat.)

2004
Naves, Rodrigo, ‘Mira Schendel. Continuum Amorfo’, Mexico City: Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, 2004 (exh.cat.)

2001
Souza Dias, Geraldo, ‘Mira Schendel’, Paris: Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, 2001 (exh.cat.)
Marques, Maria Eduarda, ‘Mira Schendel’, São Paulo: Cosac & Naify Edições, 2001

2000
Souza Dias, Geraldo. ‘Mira Schendel: Kunst Zwischen Metaphysik und Leiblichkeit’, Berlin: Galda+Wilch, 2000

1997
Salzstein, Sônia, Filho Venâcio, Paulo, ‘Mira Schendel. A Forma Volátil: Centro de Arte Hélio Oiticica’, Rio de Janeiro: Centro de Arte Hélio Oiticica, 1997 (exh.cat.)

1996
Salzstein, Sônia, Brett, Guy + [et al.], ‘No Vazio do Mundo. Mira Schendel’, São Paulo: Galeria de Arte do SESI, 1996 (exh.cat.)

1995
Herkenhoff, Paulo, ‘Mira Schendel. Art from Brazil in New York’, New York: The Drawing Center, 1995 (exh.cat)

1994
Naves, Rodrigo, ‘Mira Schendel’, São Paulo: Galeria Camargo Vilaça, 1994 (exh.cat.)

1990
Farias, Agnaldo, ‘Mira Schendel’, São Paulo: Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo, 1990 (exh.cat.)

1989
Figueiredo, Paulo, ‘Mira Schendel. Desenhos e Objetos / Cadernos, Gravuras e Xerox’, São Paulo: Paulo Figueredo Galeria de Arte/Espaço Fogo Paulista, 1989 (exh.cat.)

1988
Brito, Ronaldo, ‘Mira Schendel. Sarrafos’, Rio de Janeiro: Funarte/Galeria Sérgio Millet, 1988 (exh.cat.)

1986
Naves, Rodrigo, ‘Mira Schendel. Pinturas Recentes’, São Paulo: Paulo Figueiredo Galeria de Arte, 1986 (exh.cat.)

1983
___, ‘Mira Schendel. 65 Desenhos, 2 Droguinhas, 1 Trenzinho, 1 quadro de 1964 e a série Deus – Pai do Ocidente’, Rio de Janeiro: Thomas Cohn Arte Contemporânea, 1983 (exh.cat.)

1975
de Campos, Haroldo, ‘Mira Schendel. Desenhos de 1974/75: Datiloscritos – Mandalas – Paisagens’, São Paulo: Gabinete de Artes Graficas 1975 (exh.cat.)

1974
Bense, Max, and Haroldo de Campos, ‘Mira Schendel. Visuelle Konstruktionen und Transparente Texte’, Nürnberg: Schmidtbank Galerie/Institut für Moderne Kunst, 1974 (exh.cat.)

1973
Neistein, José, ‘The Avant-garde Works by Mira Schendel’, Washington: Art Gallery of the Brazilian-American Cultural Institute, 1974 (exh.cat.)

1966
de Campos, Haroldo, ‘Mira Schendel’, Rio de Janeiro: Museo de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro, 1966 (exh.cat.)
França, Augusto, ‘Desenhos de Mira Schendel’, Lisbon: Galeria Bulchholz, 1966 (exh.cat.)

1965
do Prado Valladares, Clarival, ‘Mira Schendel’, Rio de Janeiro: Petite Galerie, 1965 (exh.cat.)

1964
Schenberg, Mario, ‘Mira Schendel. Óleos e desenhos’, São Paulo: Galeria Astreia, 1964 (exh.cat.)
Spanudis, Theon, ‘Mira’, Campinas: Galeria Aremar, 1964 (exh.cat.)

1963
Pedrosa, Mario, ‘Mira Schendel. Pinturas’, São Paulo: Galeria de Arte São Luiz, 1963 (exh.cat.)

1962
Schenberg, Mario, ‘ Mira Schendel’, São Paulo: Galeria Selearte, 1962 (exh.cat.)

1954
___, ‘Mira. Exposição de Pinturas’, São Paulo: Museu de Arte Moderna, 1954 (exh.cat.)

Artist’s Books & Writings

2012
Brett, Guy, Morais, Frederico + [et al.], ‘Aberto fechado: caixa e livro na arte brasileira = The Enclosed Openess: Box and Book in Brazilian Art’, [with text by Mira Schendel], São Paulo: Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, 2012 (exh.cat.)

Publications

2015
Gagosian London (ed.), ‘Sprayed. Works from 1929 to 2015’, London: Gagosian London, 2015, pp. 148-151, ill. (exh. cat.)
The Fruitmarket Gallery (ed.), ‘possibilities of the object experiments in modern and contemporary Brazilian art’, Edinburgh: The Fruitmarket Gallery, 2015 (exh. cat)
Dominique Lévy Gallery (ed.), ‘Sotto Voce’, London: Dominique Lévy Gallery, 2015 (exh. cat.)

2014
Stout, Katharine, ‘Contemporary Drawing: from the 1960s to Now’, 2014, p.58/ill.

2011
Marquez, Meria Eduarda, Marco Gionnotti, and Paulo Pasta + [et al.], ‘Mira Schendel. Pintora’, Rio de Janeiro: São Paulo Instituto Moreira Salles (exh.cat.)
Naves, Rodrigo, ‘Mira Schendel: o mundo como generosidade’, in: ‘A forma difícil: ensaios sobre arte brasileira’, São Paulo: Companhia das Letras, 2011, pp. 261–76

2010
Pérez-Oramas, Luis, ‘Abstraction, Organism, Apparatus: Notes on the Penetrable Structure in the Work of Lygia Clark, Gego, and Mira Schendel’, in: ‘Modern Women: Modern Artists at the Museum of Modern Art’, New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2010, pp. 316–33

2009
Gonçalves Filho, Antonio, ‘Mira Schendel’, in: ‘Primeira Individual: 25 anos de crítica de arte’, São Paulo: Cosac Naify, 2009, pp. 316–33

2007
Naves, Rodrigo, ‘O vento e o moinho: ensaio sobre arte moderna e contemporânea’, São Paulo: Companhia Das Letras, 2007, pp. 89–106
Salzstein, Sônia, ‘Mira Schendel: Playing on the Surface of Language’, in: ‘Constructing a Poetic Universe: The Diane and Bruce Halle Collection of Latin American Art’, Houston: Museum of Fine Arts, 2007, pp. 192–206
Durate, Paulo Sergio, ‘Campo Ampliado’, São Paulo: São Paulo Instituto de Arte Contemporânea, 2007 (exh.cat.)

2006
Lippard, Lucy R., ‘The Materials at Hand: Art, Work, and Life: Gego, Clark, Schendel, and Hesse’, in: ‘Versions and Inversions: Perspectives on Avant-Garde Art in Latin America’, Houston: Museum of Fine Arts, 2006, pp. 159–194

2005
Brett, Guy, ‘Ativamente o Vazio’, in: ‘Brasil Experimental. Arte/Vida, Proposições e Paradoxos’, Rio de Janeiro: Contra Capa, 2005, pp. 173-183
Naves, Rodrigo, Mesquita, Tiago, ‘Amilcar de Castro, Mira Schendel, Sergio Camargo, Willys de Castro’, São Paulo: Instituto de Arte Contemporânea, 2005, (exh.cat.)

2003
Brito, Ronaldo, ‘Experiência crítica’, São Paulo: Cosac Naify, 2003, pp. 289-294

2001
Fabris, Annateresa, ‘Da palavra ao fim da palavra’, in: ‘Doação Paulo Figueriedo Museu de Arte Moderna’, São Paulo: Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, 2001, pp. 61-71
Uchóa, Carlos Eduardo, ‘Mira: o corpo da escritura no mundo do simulacro’, in: ‘Doação Paulo Figueriedo Museu de Arte Moderna’, São Paulo: Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, 2001, pp. 77-86

2000
Salzstein, Sonia, ‘Mira Schendel. The immersion of the Body in Thought’, in: Carvajal, Rina (ed.), ‘The Experimental Exercise of Freedom’, vol.1, Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz, 2000, pp. 203-233
Museum of Contemprary Art (ed.), ‘The Experimental Exercise of Freedom. Lygia Clark, Gego, Mathias Goeritz, Hélio Oiticica, Mira Schendel’, Los Angeles: Museum of Contemporary Art, 2000 (exh.cat.)
Kamita, João Masao, ‘ Mira Schendel, Sergio Camargo, Willys de Castro’, Rio de Janeiro: Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, 2000 (exh.cat)

1998
Salzstein, Sônia, ‘About the Psychic Experience of Emptiness as Form: Mira Schendel’, in: Uchôa, Junqueira Filho, Luiz, Carlos (eds.), ‘Silences and Lights: On the Psychic Experience of Emptiness and Form’, vol.1, São Paulo: House Psychologist, 1998, pp. 159-164
24th Bienal de São Paulo (ed.), ‘XXIV Bienal de São Paulo. Núcleo Histórias de Canibalismos. Vol. 1.’ São Paulo: 24th Bienal de São Paulo, 1998 (exh.cat.)
Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo (ed.), ‘Arte Constructiva no Brasil. Coleção Adopho Leirner = Constructive Art in Brazil: Adolpho Leirner Collection’, São Paulo: Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, 1998 (exh.cat.)

1996
Salzstein, Sônia, ‘Mira Schendel. Resisting the Present’, in: ‘Inside the Visible: An Elliptical Traverse of 20th Century Art, in, of, and from the Feminine’, Boston: Institute of Contemporary Art, 1996, pp. 233-237
Whitelegg, Isobel, ‘Mira Schendel’, in: Pérez-Barreiro, Gabriel (ed.), ‘Blanton Museum of Art Latin American Collection’, Austin: University of Texas at Austin, 1996, pp. 371-374

1994
Malta, Campos, and Nelson Aguilar, ‘XXII São Paulo Bienal = 22nd Bienal de São Paulo’ São Paulo, 1994 (exh.cat.)

1992
Flusser, Vilem, ‘Mira Schendel’, in: Flusser, Vilém, ‘Bodenlos: Eine philosophische Autobiographie’, Düsseldorf: Bollmann, 1992

1989
Brett, Guy, ‘Art in Latin America. The Modern Era 1820-1980’, London: Hayward Gallery, Stockholm: Moderna Museet, 1989 (exh.cat.)

1988
Schenberg, Mario, ‘As monotipias de Mira Schendel’, in: ‘Pensando a arte’, São Paulo: Nova Stella, 1988

1981
Zanini, Walter, ‘XVI Bienal de São Paulo’, São Paulo: Fundação Bienal, 1981 (exh.cat.)
Spanudis, Theon, ‘Arte Transcendente’, São Paulo: Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, 1981 (exh.cat.)

1978
___, ‘O Objeto na Arte. Brasil Anos ‘60’, São Paulo: Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado, 1978 (exh.cat.)

1975
___, ‘X Salão de Arte Contemporânea de Campinas. Arte no Brasil, documenta/debate’, Campinas: Salão de Arte Contemporânea de Campinas, 1975 (exh.cat.)

1971
Museu de Arte Contemporânea de São Paulo (ed.), ‘Amelia Amorim Toledo, Donato Ferrari, Mira Schendel’, São Paulo: Museu de Arte Contemporânea, 1971 (exh.cat.)

1968
Brett, Guy, ‘Kinetic Art. The Language of Movement’, London/New York: Studio Vista, 1968
Mauricio, Jayme, ‘ XXXIV Biennale di Venezia’, Venice: Brazilian Pavilion, 1968 (exh.cat.)

Press

2018
Roffino, Sara, ‘Phillips to incorporate its Latin American offering in its main contemporary auctions’, on: theartnewspaper.com, London, 16 January 2018

2017
Soin, Himali Singh, ‘Verboamérica at MALBA, Buenos Aires’, on: ocula.com, Hong Kong, China, 27 October 2017
Gueiros, Gisela, ‘Brasil domina NY com arte concretista’, on: gq.globo.com, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13 September 2017
Rhodes, David, ‘Mira Schendel: Sarrafos and Black and White Works’, on: brooklynrail.org, Brooklyn NY, 5 October 2017
‘Mira Schendel’, in: The New Yorker, New York NY, 2 October 2017, p. 6
‘Mira Schendel: 7 Sep — 21 Oct 2017 at Hauser & Wirth Gallery in New York, United States’, on: www.wsimag.com, Buvda, Montenegro, 25 September 2017
Kirk, Meredith, ‘LA/LA Land’, on: www.artagencypartners.com, New York NY, 14 September 2017
Arriola, Magalí, ‘South – South’, in: Frieze, London England, September 2017, pp. 120-123

2015
Thorne, Harry, ‘Mira Schendel. Monotypes’, on: www.studiointernational.com, New York, 6 February 2015, ill.
Gouveia, Thais, ‘Mira Schendel. Monotypes’, on: www.thisistomorrow.info, London, 4 February 2015, ill.
Kirilova, Lyubomira, ‘Mira Schendel. Monotypes at Hauser&Wirth’, on: www.theupcoming.co.uk, London, 29 January 2015, ill.
___, ‘Mira Schendel’s Monotypes To Open At Hauser&Wirth’, on: www.artlyst.com, London, 6 January 2015, ill.

2014
Francisco Alambert, ‘Fio Da Meada’, in: Arte!Brasil, Sao Paolo, Septermber 2014, pp. 54-58, ill.
Thomson, Allese, ‘Mira Schendel. Edited by Tania Barson and Taisa Palhares’, in: BookForum, New York, April – May 2014, Vol. 21-1, p. 38, ill.
___,‘Mira Schendel’, in: Aesthetica, York, April – May 2014, p. 107, ill.
Cotter, Holland, ‘Mira Schendel’, in: The New York Times, New York, 25 April 2014, p. 30, ill.
Cooper, Ashton, ‘Review: Mira Schendel at Hauser and Wirth’, on: http://www.blouinartinfo.com, New York, 12 April 2014, ill.
D., Creahan, ‘New York – Mira Schendel at Hauser and Wirth Through April 26th, 2014’, on: www.artobserved.com, New York, 1 April 2014, ill.
Leahy, Joe, ‘Brazil: The new collectors’, in: Financial Times Weekend Mag, London, 29-30 March 2014, pp. 13-15, ill.
Gilligan, Melanie, ‘On Language as Plastic Phenomenona’, in: Texte zur Kunst, Berlin, March 2014, pp. 245 – 249, ill.
Lovatt, Anna, ‘Mira Schendel-Tate Modern’, in: Artforum, New York, March 2014, pp. 295-296, ill.
Martí, Silas, ‘Galerias de Nova York descobrem nova onda de artistas brasileiros’. on: www.folha.uol.com.br, Sao Paulo BR, 10 March 2014
___, ‘Hauser & Wirth expone a Mira Schendel tras hacerse con su Estate’, on: www.arteinformado.com, 10 March 2014, ill.
___, ‘First Portuguese retrospective of Mira Schendel opens’, on: www.artmediaagency.com, Paris, 5 March 2014
___, ‘Mira Schendel at Hauser & Wirth’, on: www.artmediaagency.com, Paris, 5 March 2014
Ang, Kristiano, ‘Moving Beyond Brazil’, in: Wall Street Journal, New York, 4 March 2014, p. 25
___, ‘She’s Wirth It’, in: Art + Auction’, New York, March 2014, p. 48, ill.
___, ‘Hauser & Wirth Presents MIRA SCHENDEL, 3/4-4/26’, on: www.broadwayworld.com, New York, 20 February 2014
Atwood, Roger, ‘Mira Schendel’, in: Artnews, New York, January 2014, p. 107, ill.

2013
Calabro, Fortunata, ‘Mira Schendel: Portrait of a Brazilian Artist’, on: www.imowblog.blogspot.co.uk, 26 November 2013
Assanowicz, Olga, ‘Mira Schendel at Tate Modern, London’, on: www.livincool.com, 19 November 2013
Dolfi Agostini, Sara, ‘Londra riscatta le donne dell’arte’, on: www.ilsole24ore.com, Milan, 18 October 2013, ill.
___, ‘Hauser & Wirth acquires Mira Schendel estate’, on: www.artmediaagency.com, Paris, 17 October 2013
___, ‘Mira Schendel, Tate Modern, London’, on: www.aestheticamagazine.com, York, 17 October 2013, ill.

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