Alessandra Orofino’s globetrotting career as a student and human rights advocate has always flirted with political activism. The 25-year-old Rio de Janeiro native has lived in Montreal, Paris, New Delhi, and New York.
Meet the Brazilian artist in the final phase of the Americas Society art commission. ... Play Video
Marcius Galan is one of the four finalists of Americas Society art commission, the final stage of an initiative to reinvigorate the lobby of the institution's building on 680 Park Avenue in New York. Galan is featured in the exhibition Spatial Acts: Americas Society Commissions Art, which showcases all four emerging Latin American artists from October 7 through December 13, 2014. Learn more about the exhibition.