ALMANDRADE

Artist, architect, master in urban design, poet and professor of Art Theory in workshops at Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia. He participated in several group exhibitions, among which: XII, XIII and XVI Bienal de São Paulo; In Search of the Essence - special shows of the XIX Bienal de São Paulo; IV National Salon; Universe of Football (MAMRio); National fair (St. Paul); II Hall of São Paulo, I international exhibition of Ephemeral Sculpture (Fortress); I Bahian Showroom; II National Salon; Honorable mention Not Me, Student Hall in 1972. Participate in a group exhibition of visual poems, multimedia and outdoor and installations projects in Brazil. One of the creators of the Language Study Group of Bahia edited the magazine Semiotics, in 1974. Held about thirty solo exhibitions in Salvador, Recife, Rio de Janeiro, Brasília and São Paulo, between 1975 and 2005; wrote in several newspapers and magazines, researches on art, architecture and urbanism. Prizes in the contests of projects for works of fine arts modern art Museum of Bahia, 1981/82. Fundarte award No XXXIX Pernambuco Fine Arts salon, in 1986. He also published books of poetry e/ou artwork: the sacrifice made sense, Darks of laughter, Poems, night sweats and cotton Architecture. Copene Award of Culture and Art, 1997. Has works in several private and public collections, such as: Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes (Rio de Janeiro), Museu da Cidade (Salvador) and Pinacoteca Municipal de São Paulo. Retrospective Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, 2000. Exhibition "Thoughts" in the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Rio de Janeiro. Participates in shows of brazilian visual poetry in Mexic-Art Museum, in Austin. A solo exhibition, "Small Formats", at galeria ACBEU in Salvador, in 2002. Sculptures, Goethe-Institut, Salvador, 2003. Paintings, Hotel Sofitel, Costa do Sauípe-Ba., 2004. Installation, Cultural complex of the box, erotic art, School of Fine Arts at UFBA. Art Workshop in the City, coordinates Goethe-Institut, Salvador. Curator of the exhibition the City Gallery 456 SSA, Salvador, 2005. Participates in the group exhibition "Ode to Two of July", Galeria da Cidade, "Ways to see and understand art", Museu de Arte da Bahia, Salvador, 2006. Fine Arts Salon of Pernambuco, in 1986.

RETURN



1/3         < previous     next >
1977 - 20x15x6cm - Lautréamont - object
Photo: Jaime Acioli