By Madeline Murphy Turner
JUNE 2019 | ArtSeen
Visions of Brazil is an ambitious exhibition that seeks to locate itself within a contemporary discourse on the construction of Brazilian Modernism. Curated by Sofia Gotti for Blum & Poes New York gallery, the exhibition begins with historian Walter Mignolos assertion that coloniality is the darker side of modernity.
By Graham Shearing and David Carrier
MAY 2018 | ArtSeen
In his late, short book St. Mark’s Rest (1877), John Ruskin says that nations compose their autobiographies in three ways: in “the book of their deeds, the book of their words, and the book of their art.”