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Art dealer Vilma Eid at her Galeria Estação, in São Paulo. Photo: Disclosure

Vilma Eid, one of the great patrons of Brazilian popular art

Whenever Vilma's Eid birthday approached, her mother used to present her daughter with a work of art, whether it was a painting or a sculpture. At 21, already married, her mother...
Jose Antonio da Silva

the modern hillbilly

Painter José Antônio da Silva’s work offers reading keys to an important turning point in the history of Brazil, in socio-environmental, artistic and formal terms

5 books to delve into the trajectory of Brazilian artists

The visual arts are a broad area that extends far beyond the historically legitimized greats. Among figures previously reduced to naive, painters who focus on everyday scenarios and people from...