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Playing With Form: Concrete Art from Brazil

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Playing With Form: Concrete Art from Brazil
Curated by: Olivier Berggruen

19 East 66th Street
New York, NY 10065
November 1st, 2011 - December 21st, 2011

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Playing With Form: Concrete Art from Brazil is a comprehensive survey of Brazilian paintings and sculptures from the late 1950s through the early 1960s organized by renowned curator Olivier Berggruen, which marks his first collaboration with Dickinson Roundell Inc. The show will feature seminal works by artists including Geraldo de BarrosHercules BarsottiAluisio CarvaoWillys de CastroLygia ClarkRaymundo ColaresJudith Lauand, Maria LeontinaAlmir MavigniHelio OiticicaLygia PapeMira Schendel and Ivan Serpa; the majority of which are on loan from prestigious private collections and institutions. The exhibition marks the first time a gallery in New York has shown a comprehensive survey of Brazilian art from this period, and is Dickinson’s first foray into the field of Latin American Art.