Kategorie: Modernisms

Modernisms News VI: Workshop Report

Workshop: “Modernismos: conceitos – contextos – circulações” [program download] By Renan Varolli Thomas Kirchner, Lena Bader and Jens Baumgarten invited the group to a wrap-up of the “Modernisms” workweek, revisiting project presentations and thematic discussions as well as networking options...

Abigail Lapin Dardashti: Re-Constructing Blackness in Brazil

Re-Constructing Blackness in Brazil: Politics, Race, and Modernity in Brazilian Art and Architecture, 1950s-1980s Starting in the 1950s, the Brazilian government positioned itself as a leading economic partner for emerging, independent African nations. Through officially-sponsored art exhibitions and academic exchanges,...