Interview with the Brazilian artist Cildo Meireles on the occasion of his solo exhibition at HangarBicocca in Milan, Italy. The show is titled Installations, and is curated by Vicente Todolí. It features 12 of Cildo Meireles’ most important installations, spanning the artist’s whole career – from the tiny Cruzeiro do Sul to the huge labyrinth like Através. This video provides you with an exhibition walk-through, including an interview with Cildo Meireles. The artist talks about the concept of the show, explains how he works and where he gets his ideas, and speaks about his plans for the future.
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(Image on top: Cildo Meireles, Babel, 2001, installation view, 2014; © Photo: Agostino Osio / Courtesy of the artist, The HangarBicocca Foundation & The Museum of Contemporary Art, Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland)