Mira Schendel

Sarrafos and Black and White Works

September 7 - October 21, 2017

New York, 69th Street

Opening 7 September 2017, ‘Mira Schendel. Sarrafos and Black and White Works,’ is the first exhibition focused upon the last two series in the career of a seminal figure of Latin American modern art. Organized with Olivier Renaud-Clément, this exhibition examines Mira Schendel’s (1987) and Brancos e Pretos (1985 – 1987) series through works that attempt to reconcile the practices of painting and sculpture.

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About the Artist

Mira Schendel

Mira Schendel is one of the most significant artists to emerge from Latin America during the twentieth century. Born in Switzerland in 1919, Schendel emigrated to Brazil from Europe in 1949, ultimately settling in São Paulo in 1953, where she swiftly occupied a leading place in the country's vibrant post-war...

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