Taking blue and white ceramics as a starting point, this exhibition (19 January–19 July 2020) of international artists explores the migration of form.
The exhibition features Athos Bulcão, Marcos Castro, Anna Franceschini, Ni Haifeng, Nicolás Lamas, Praneet Soi, Adriana Varejão, Ana Vaz, Bouke de Vries, Raed Yassin, Karlos Gil & Belén Zahera.
A conversation with Adriana Varejão. Taking place among a featured presentation of Varejão’s celebrated ceramic pieces, the conversation will share personal perspectives upon these art works which explore historical conquest and the transformation of cultural identity. The artist will be joined by guest curator Bernardo de Souza, and Witte de With Director Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy.
Image: Adriana Varejão, Azulejaria de Cozinha com Presunto [Kitchen's Tiles with Hams], 1995
Oil on canvas, 140 x 160 cm
© Adriana Varejão
Photo: Vicente de Mello