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Antonio Dias: Culture and Politics

Americas Society

January 29, 2019


This panel is free. Kindly register in advance.

Americas Society and Galeria Nara Roesler present a conversation between Luis Pérez-Oramas (art historian and curator) and Claudia Calirman (Associate Professor of John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York) who will discuss the work of Brazilian artist Antonio Dias. This panel is in conjunction with the exhibtion Antonio Dias: Ta Tze Bao currently on view at Galeria Nara Roesler, New York. The work exhibited is from an early and important series that appropriates mass media as a lens to examine culture and politics.

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Image: Antonio Dias, Ta Tze Bao, 1972 (detail); installation in 14 parts, comprising 14 printed sheets of Chinese paper and acrylic on 14 flag shaped canvases, each approximately 25.6 x 39.4 in. (65 x 100 cm). Photo by Pierce Harrison, courtesy Galeria Nara Roesler.