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Brazilian artist Cildo Meireles at Tate Modern — the artist’s first UK retrospective. His work is characterised by a high degree of interactivity, as well as recurring motifs of barriers, fencing and mesh.

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Blackpaint 495 - Political Art, Labyrinths and the Chimes at Midnight

Deutsche Borse Prize at Photographers Gallery

Three sets of photographs that are worth checking out:

  • Ponte Tower, Johannesburg, by Subotsky and Waterhouse;
  • 80s Russian couples in bathing costumes, by Nikolai Bakharev (the Russian blokes all look really hard, even when acting silly and wearing comedy headgear);
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Painting, Traditional, Modern And Abstract, Conceptual Art

Cildo Meireles

Cildo Meireles is a Brazilian installation and sculpture artist. In the late 1960’s and early 1970’s the government controlled the Brazilian media, even then Meireles found different ways of reaching the public. 814 more words


The Red Room

The red-room was a square chamber, very seldom slept in, I might say never, indeed, unless when a chance influx of visitors at Gateshead Hall rendered it necessary to turn to account all the accommodation it contained:  yet it was one of the largest and stateliest chambers in the mansion.   316 more words


Cildo Meireles - Inserçoes em circuitos ideológicos. Projeto Coca-Cola, 1970

Cildo Meireles. Inserçoes em circuitos ideológicos. Projeto Coca-Cola, 1970. Object serigraphy on plastic, glass and metal.

Meireles conceived his two Insertions into Ideological Circuits projects for an exhibition of conceptual art held at The Museum of Modern Art, New York in 1970 entitled Information. 572 more words