CLAUDIA CALIRMAN is the author of Brazilian Art under Dictatorship: Antonio Manuel, Artur Barrio, and Cildo Meireles (Duke University Press, 2012).
ANTONIO MANUEL: I WANT TO ACT, NOT REPRESENT!
By Claudia Calirman
The Re-Enactment of Historical Works from the Late 1960s and Early 1970s
The issue of re-staging historical works and actions became a sticking point when Gabriela Rangel and I co-curated the exhibition Antonio Manuel: I Want to Act, Not Represent! at the Americas Society (September December 2011).