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TrAIN Recommends (external event)

TrAIN member Isobel Whitelegg, TrAIN visting fellow Moacir dos Anjos and TrAIN associate Guy Brett will present papers at this open seminar about Visual art in Latin America at the Royal College of Art. The title of Isobel’s paper is “Reading the archives of an unseen biennial: Sao Paulo 1973”. Guy will talk about: “Efficacy and Institution” and Moacir will discuss: “In the absence of anything else, the archive. Notes on the work of Rosangela Renno”.

The seminar will take place on Thursday 14 May from 2-7pm in lecture theatre 1.
The address of the RCA is Kensington Gore, SW7 2EU.

Please visit the Royal College of Art website for more details.

Related People

  • Guy Brett

    Visiting Fellow - Camberwell College of Arts

    Guy Brett has written extensively for the art press since the 1960s and has organised a number of international exhibitions, among them ‘Force Fields: Phases of the Kinetic’, MACBA, Barcelona and Hayward Gallery, London 2000; ‘Li Yuan-Chia: Tell Me What is Not Yet Said’, Camden Arts Centre and touring 2001; and ‘Boris Gerrets: Mindfields’, Kiasma, Helsinki, 2002. His books include Through Our Own Eyes: Popular Art and Modern History 1986; Transcontinental: Nine Latin American Artists 1990; Exploding Galaxies: The Art of David Medalla 1995; Carnival of Perception 2004 and Brasil Experimental: Arte/Vida Proposicoes e Paradoxos 2005.
    Find out more about Guy Brett

  • Moacir dos Anjos

    Visiting Fellow - 2008

    Moacir dos Anjos is a Research Fellow at the Fundação Joaquim Nabuco, Recife, Brazil. He is the author of Local/Global: arte em trânsito (2005, Rio de Janeiro: Zahar).
    Find out more about Moacir dos Anjos