Not all photography is restorative as intended, for example, the Berlin Biennale, when exhibiting a work with records of prisoners tortured in Abu Ghraib, Iraq
"Necropolitics", by Achille Mbembe, sheds light on the exercise of politics in our own history, marked by slavery and racism
In the contrast between the two movements, it is important to recover the debate around the visual arts and the memory of Oswaldo Costa, an important critic of culture and art in the second half of the 20s, in São Paulo
In Latin America, modernity arrived belatedly under the pressure of the new and with the desire to affirm a new aesthetic. In Europe the...
For some decades, a new ethical position has emerged in artists who work with struggles of groups and communities that are not part of hegemonic systems.
While this too is a very distant dream, it is much closer than the dream of a golden age. However, the...
From different historical occurrences and concepts of psychoanalysis, the author discusses the idea of infinite mourning - common to cases of collective losses - and talks about the need for reparation
Márcio Seligmann-Silva analyzes narratives about the history of Afro-descendant Brazilian art, which involves a series of traumatic repetitions over time
By Ana Teixeira Pinto* On November 11, 2021, DGARTES (Direção Geral das Artes) announced the result of the competition for the...
Exhibition "Carolina Maria de Jesus: a Brazil for Brazilians" presents the possibilities of dialogue between literary art by black authors and exhibition spaces beyond a biographical perspective