Ex África – Group Show
Banco do Brasil Cultural Center, Belo Horizonte, Brazil11 Oct 2017 - 30 Dec 2017
The largest exhibition on art from African perspectives held in Brazil is open at the Banco do Brasil Cultural Center in Belo Horizonte until December 30th.
The show brings together video art, photography, installations, music, performance, etc. across four themes: echos of history, bodies and portraits, urban drama, and musical explosions.
The exhibition, curated by Alfons Hug, presents 18 artists from 8 African countries that arouse great international attention. They are joined by two Afro-Brazilian artists, Arjan Martins and Dalton Paula.
Participating artists: Abdulrazaq Awofeso (Nigeria), Andrew Tshabangu (South Africa), Arjan Martins (Brazil), Bineide Hyrcan (Angola), Clube Lagos, Dalton Paula (Brazil), Guy Tillim (South Africa), Ibrahim Mahama (Ghana), Jelili Atiku (Nigeria), Karo Akpokiere (Nigeria), Kiluanji Kia Henda (Angola), Kudzanai Chiurai (Zimbabwe), Leonce Raphael Agbodjélou (Benin), Mikhael Subotzky (South Africa), Mohau Modisakeng (South Africa), Nástio Mosquito (Angola), Nididi Dike (Nigeria), Omar Victor Diop (Senegal), Youssef Limoud (Egypt), Patrick Waterhouse (UK).
‘Ex Africa’ will be touring to the cities below.
– CCBB Rio: 31 January – 8 April 2018
– CCBB Sao Paulo: 28 April – 16 July 2018
– CCBB Brasilia: 7 August – 21 October 2018