Exhibition “In an instant” by Fernanda Gontijo

, here23May(May 23)14:00Sat13Jul(Jul 13)18:30Exhibition “In an instant” by Fernanda GontijoIn her work, the artist constructs images with the intention of creating bodies to exist in the world, manifesting her own impermanent existence.GAL, Rua Groenlândia, 50 - Sion, Belo Horizonte - MG

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The exhibition “Num Instante” by artist Fernanda Gontijo opens next Thursday (23/05), at GAL Galeria. Curated by Marina Romano (curatorial text below), the exhibition presents a selection of recent works in painting, drawing and collage, as well as a work site-specific.

“The starting point was an experience of great wind that I experienced in Belo Horizonte, while walking through the streets of the center. I was surprised by a strong current of wind that, in an instant, raised a lot of dust and other fragments invisible to the accustomed eyes of those who pass by there on a daily basis. Suddenly everything was suspended in the air, spinning, I could barely keep my eyes open. It didn't last long, but after that moment nothing was the same as before. A twist, this is what I intend to show in the gallery through fragments collected during walks in the hypercenter of BH, in composition with works made in the studio and fragments from the studio itself” says Fernanda.

“In an Instant” aims to reflect the strength and delicacy of that moment, making previously imperceptible elements visible and how the fleetingness of an instant can change our entire perception of the world.

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Exhibition | In an instant, by Fernanda Gontijo
From May 23th to July 13th
Tuesday to Friday, 14pm to 18:30pm, Saturday 10am to 14pm

Period

May 23, 2024 14:00 - July 13, 2024 18:30 pm(GMT-03:00)

Location

GAL

Rua Groenlândia, 50 - Sion, Belo Horizonte - MG

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