Exhibition “A Color Defect”

, here25Aprilsun01dezExhibition “A Color Defect”After inspiring the Portela parade during Carnival in Rio, a classic of anti-racist literature gains an exhibition with almost 400 worksSesc Pines, Rua Paes Leme, 195, Pinheiros, São Paulo - SP


Between April 25th and December 1st, 2024, “A Color Defect” takes over the exhibition space on the second floor of the Sesc Pines with developments that welcome visitors from the entrance wall like an art exhibition that starts from the historical novel of the same name by Ana Maria Gonçalves. In her book, the author recounts the saga of Kehinde, an enslaved African faced with the need for reconstruction in Brazilian lands and the incessant fight for freedom, making use of food, art, affection, the search for family, shelter and her faith. we were enchanted.

The curators Amanda Bonan e Marcelo Campos, both from MAR (Rio Art Museum), invited Ana Maria to a joint curatorial construction to rethink the trajectory of the book in an imagetic way: from modern and contemporary production that has African cosmogony at its core, this meeting was born from productions by 131 artists – including 77 living and 37 deceased, in addition to 17 invited to produce new works for the exhibition, with names such as Kwaku Ananse Kintê, Kika Carvalho, Antonio Oloxedê and Goya Lopes.

Thus, this exhibition is intended to be a deep dive into the almost thousand pages of the text of “Um Defeito de Cor” and takes its ten chapters as a methodology for dividing thematic nuclei into a circular structure of fruition that overflows questions of ancestry in the visualities of the exhibition. and expographic proposal. In addition to the curators, artists Ayrson Heráclito, a consultant who created the exhibition alongside Aline Arroyo, and Tiganá Santana, curator of the soundscape that surrounds the environment, are part of the creation process.

During the months in which it was on display in Rio de Janeiro, the exhibition was well received by the public, with significant visitors, making its power clear. It is important to highlight that, before coming to Sesc Pinheiros, this itinerary passed through the Museum of Afro-Brazilian Culture (Muncab), creating an important triangulation between institutions and audiences in Rio de Janeiro, Salvador and São Paulo.

Exhibition | A Color Defect
From April 25th to December 01th
Tuesday to Saturday from 10:30 am to 21 pm | Sundays and holidays from 10:30 am to 18:XNUMX pm


April 25, 2024 10:30 am - December 1, 2024 21:00 pm(GMT-03:00)


Sesc Pines

Rua Paes Leme, 195, Pinheiros, São Paulo - SP

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