The Role of Image

Part I : 8– 24 June 2017

Part II: 9 – 19 August 2017

A two part show investigating the role of the image in contemporary art.

Curated by Paula Terra Neale of Terra Arte

13 artists all originally from Rio de Janeiro, each investigate this theme in a different way: by acknowledging its role, or rejecting it; by recording their performance pieces, or reflecting aspects of daily life in Rio; as a language, or a tool for philosophical reasoning; through research into new media and processes.

Participating Artists

Part I :  Marcos Chaves, Carla Guagliardi,  Marcia Thompson.

Part II:  Monica Barki, Jacqueline Belotti , Marcos Chaves, Simone Cupello, Suely Farhi, Carla Guagliardi, Fernanda Junqueira, Monica Mansur, Maria Moreira, Martha Niklaus, Patricia Norman, Lia do Rio, Marcia Thompson.