The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Monday, July 24, 2017


Indian Brazil - The Arts of the Amerindians of Brazil
Diadème vertical tournant, Bororo, Mato Grosso. Acquis à la boutique Artíndia de Cuiabá, 2003. Plumes d’ara et de hocco (mutum), duvet de canard, nervures de palmier. babaçu, fils de coton, fibre de palmier tucum ; 74 x 86 x 6 cm. Instituto Cultural Banco Santos, São Paulo.


PARIS, FRANCE.- The Réunion des Musées Nationaux, Paris, presents Indian Brazil - The Arts of the Amerindians of Brazil, on view through 27 June 2005. It is part of “Brazil-Brazils”, The Year of Brazil in France (March-December 2005). Sponsored in France by AREVA and supported by the Association Française d’Action Artistique/ French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Partners in Brazil: FIESP and Fundação Bienal de São Paulo.
Media partners: RFO, FIP, RFI, France 5, A Nous Paris, Le Parisien and Zurban, and supported by the Maison des Amériques latines.

Focusing on the identity of Brazilian Indians, this exhibition gives a broad view of the native cultures in Brazil from prehistoric times to the present day. Masks, feather finery, jewellery, weapons, statuettes, pottery, musical instruments… 350 particularly beautiful and significant works set in context in an exhibition that makes good use of installations, sound, photographs, videos, drawings, and various ethnographic documents.
Brazil numbers 220 Amerindian groups spread over almost its entire territory, a total of about 500,000 people, 60% of whom live in the tropical forest. The exhibition tries to show the extraordinary cultural diversity of these peoples, both in the past and in the present, through the latest research in anthropology and archaeology in Brazil.






Today's News

April 3, 2005

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León Opens

Indian Brazil - The Arts of the Amerindians of Brazil

"Retracings" Returns to the High Museum of Art

Stunning Drawings from Weimar Museums

Matthew Ritchie: Proposition Player Opens

Kunsthalle Wien Presents Some Stories: Women

Textiles for This World and Beyond Opens

I Love My Time, I Don't Like My Time: Recent Work

Renowned Specialist Jennifer Vorbach Returns to Christies

The 2005 DeCordova Annual Exhibition

English Heritage Now Responsible For Listing

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- New Van Dyck painting on display at the Ashmolean

2.- Muscarelle Museum of Art chief curator identifies Paul Cézanne painting

3.- Sarah Lucas' first major museum exhibition in the United States opens in San Francisco

4.- The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago opens first-ever museum exhibition of Amanda Williams

5.- "Irene Williams: Queen of Lincoln Road" harkens back to a more colorful time on South Beach

6.- Paris show of Impressionist masterpieces never seen in West

7.- Scientists find that Aborigines have been in Australia longer than previously thought

8.- Exhibition at Haus der Kunst focuses on two pivotal exhibitions held in 1937

9.- Spanish judge schedules Dali exhumation for July 20

10.- 'The Noise' breathes the romance back into Formula One

Related Stories



Important Judaica and Israeli & international art bring a combined $7.9 million at Sotheby's New York

Tunisia to auction ousted despot's treasures

Andy Warhol's Mao portraits excluded from the Beijing and Shanghai shows next year

China criticises French Qing dynasty seal auction

Christie's announces auction marking the first half century of the popular and luxurious interiors shop Guinevere

Nine new exhibits debut at San Diego International Airport

Rembrandt masterpiece "Portrait of Catrina Hooghsaet" back on display at National Museum Cardiff

Amber: 40-million-year-old fossilised tree resin is Baltic gold

Egyptian artist Iman Issa wins the Ist FHN Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona Award

The main chapel of the Basilica of Santa Croce open for visits after five year restoration



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez


Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful