Moquém – Surarî: contemporary indigenous art is curated by artist Jaider Esbell, invited to the 34th Bienal, and will be held at the São Paulo Museum of Modern Art tem (MAM São Paulo), one of the partner institutions of this edition of Bienal de São Paulo.
An integral part of the 34th Bienal de São Paulo, the Moquém – Surarî: contemporary indigenous art exhibition will be open to the public from August to December 2021. The show will bring together works by artists from the Baniwa, Huni Kuin, Karipuna, Krenak, Marubo, Makuxi, Patamona, Pataxó, Tapirapé, Taurepang, Tikmu'un_Maxakali, Tukano, Xakriabá, Xirixana, Wapichana and Yanomami peoples. It will include drawings, paintings, photographs and sculptures referring to the visual transformations on the cosmological and the narrative Amerindian thinking.
Curator: Jaider Esbell
Curatorial assistant: Paula Berbert
Consultant: Pedro Cesarino
Know more about the artist-curator here.
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