Bahian artist J. Cunha. Photo: Márcio Lima

J. Cunha: Celebrating the vitality of Afro-Brazilian culture

Right at the beginning of the presentation text for the exhibition J. Cunha: Corpo tropical, Jochen Volz, general director of the Pinacoteca de São Paulo, says that only...
Gideon Mendel Submerged Portraits oão Pereira de Araújo, Rio Branco, Brazil, March 14, 2015.

go and see

South African photographer Gideon Mendel produces series around the world that denounce climate change and its impacts on human survival, offering a kind of testimony to those portrayed.  
Performance of 'O Barco', by Grada Kilomba. Photo: Icaro Moreno

The performing, sculptural and monumental ship of Grada Kilomba

In its resumption of monographic projects, the Inhotim Institute invited the Portuguese artist Grada Kilomba to occupy Galeria Galpão, where...
Plant fossil donated to the National Museum. Photo: Handerson Oliveira

National Museum receives donation of more than a thousand fossils mediated by...

The National Museum of Rio de Janeiro has just received an addition to its collection, almost six years after the fire that destroyed the...
Performance by Paulo Nazareth, during the opening of his solo show "Esconjuro", at Instituto Inhotim. Photo: Daniela Paoliello

In Inhotim, Paulo Nazareth brings together history and territory at a 'crossroads...

On display at Inhotim, the solo show Esconjuro, by Paulo Nazareth, could not be more in line with the institute's programming proposal for 2024...
Adriano Pedrosa, curator of the 60th Venice Biennale. Photo: Mauricio Jorge

The 60th Venice Biennale and other stories

Adriano Pedrosa, curator of the Italian exhibition, talks about how he emerged into art
Renato Guttuso, “God with us”

Why the war?

In 1932, an exchange of letters between the father of physics, Albert Einstein, and the father of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud, translated the concerns of the two humanist intellectuals in that first third of the 20th century. In the letters, both questioned each other, from perspectives completely different, the reason for the armed conflicts, shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War.

Culture Wars grow on social media

Why attacks on cultural institutions and works of art are used as instruments of the right, based on algorithms that value hate speech

What can a work of culture, art or...

A question for Tales Ab'Sáber* João Cezar de Castro Rocha – In his documentary Intervention, Love doesn't mean much, he anticipated much of the horrors...
The Back of Heaven

Film addresses the madness of the evangelization of indigenous people in Javari

Avesso do Céu, by the duo Dias & Riedweg, was filmed in the Javari Reserve, in the far west of the Amazon, and has as its theme the conversion practiced by dozens of neo-Pentecostal churches, even with newly contacted indigenous people