Sérgio Sister — Pintura com sombra e ar
Pintura com sombra e ar
Past: October 24 → December 21, 2013
Pintura com sombra e ar is the first solo exhibition by Brazilian artist Sergio Sister (born in São Paulo in 1948, where he lives and works) in Europe. He is involved in a research about the potential of color, with a work in the wake of the Brazilian Neo-Concrete movement from the 60s. His work stands at the edge between painting and sculpture. For this exhibition he will be presenting a corpus of artworks from Caixas till Pontalete.
Sérgio Sister was featured in the 9th and 25th editions of the Bienal de São Paulo, Brazil (1967, 2002). Recent solo shows include: Sérgio Sister, Pinacoteca do Estado, São Paulo, Brazil (2013); A Cor Reunida, Museu Municipal de Arte (MuMA), Curitiba, Brazil (2013); Josee Bienvenue Gallery, New York, USA (2011); Pinturas, at Galeria Nara Roesler, São Paulo Brazil (2008); Pinturas Face a Face, at the Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo, Brazil (2007). Recent group shows include: Los Limites, at Galeria Rafael Ortiz, Seville, Spain (2011); Ponto de Equilíbrio, at the Instituto Tomie Ohtake (2010); Obra Menor, at Ateliê 397 (2009); and Ao mesmo tempo o nosso tempo, at the Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo (2006). His works are included i n the collections of the Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo; Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro; Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo; Centro Cultural São Paulo; and Instituto Figueiredo Ferraz, in Ribeirão Preto, in Brazil and in the FRAC Aquitaine’s collection in Bordeaux, France.
Opening Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 6 PM