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Migration and Museums

Hello everyone,

Now that appropriate introductions have been made, I am going to recount the experience which inspired me to see as many places and experience as many cultures as possible. 966 more words

Babel, by Cildo Meireles

Cildo Meirelles’ installation “Babel” (2001) is the kind of artwork that you “cannot not” notice. Firstly, because “Babel” is a large-scale sculpture installation made of hundreds of analogue radios. 503 more words


Inhotim (1/3): Utopia VS Reality

Suddenly, the asphalt feels softer under the wheels, the road seems much better, and the annoying lombadas have disappeared (“speed bumps” in Brazilian Portuguese). Suddenly, there are no more half-built, half-derelict houses, no more chaotic city plans and anarchic urban design, no more posters for fortune tellers or Evangelical churches, no more kids running everywhere. 1,390 more words

Contemporary Art