Posts Tagged 'Art & Books'

The Structure of the Future

A strong economy and two huge events are truly revolutionising Brazil’s architecture – and cities! Who hasn’t heard that slogan saying “Brazil’s the country of the future”? Because it seems to be getting ever more serious. Brazil has already become,

Elephant Parade

Street art on the march Q – How do elephants find each other in the dark? A – Delightful! Yes, elephants have been inspiring humans since time immortal – and they’re revered as symbols of good luck, wealth, prosperity and

Nuno Ramos: fodasefoice

This being his first solo UK show, Ramos has been developing the series over a great number of years, presenting large-scale sculptures, video, drawings and performance.

Now’s the Time

A celebration of the legacy and future of contemporary street art,featuring works by Os Gemeos alongside the likes of Jean-Michel Basquiat, Shepard Fairey, Banksy and Faile.

Ana Maria Maiolino Continuous

With both film and sculpture, Ana Maria Maiolino’s installation will incorporate several hundred kilograms of clay, exploring themes of everyday tasks, society and language.

Pixels becoming Paint

Online brasilian and african art gallery springs to life for a day The basement of London’s Troubadour Café has been graced by the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan and Jimmy Page, but upstairs this May it’ll showcase the first

Deconstructing the brush stroke

Last chance to see Clarissa Cestari’s solo exhibition. With a successful first solo show in London, the Brazilian artist Clarissa Cestari, who lived in many places around the world, spoke to Jungle about how she ended up in Europe. She

Supalusa present: Liberdade

A party with a photographic and Portuguese twist 25th of April of 1974, this was the day that changed Portugal, politically and socially… From that day a Revolution freed the Portuguese people from a fascist regime!

Paula Rego @ The Foundling

At the Foundling brings together artists Mat Collishaw, Tracey Emin & Portuguese Paula Rego, exploring pain and anguish associated with aspects of childhood, motherhood, abortion and loss.

BRIC auction @ Saatchi Gallery

With viewing from 17th April running up to the auction on the 23nd and  24th,