Lyrical Abstraction in Bandeira’s Paintings

© Rômulo Fialdini
Blue trees - bendeira Les arbres bleus, 1955, Collection Andrea et José Olympio Pereira

This exhibition aims to depict an overall view of the works of painter Antonio Bandeira, forerunner of lyrical abstraction in Brazil.
40 paintings and documents of the period – letters, pictures and press articles will showcase the influence of the Parisian artistic and cultural context in his work.
The exhibition has been organized by Commissioner Vera Novis and designed by Expomus (São Paulo) with the support of the Brazil Ministry of Culture.


Type of Event Exhibition
Start 31.03.2010 07:00 local time
End 28.04.2010 16:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Delegation of Brazil/Délégation de Brésil
Organizer Permanent Delegation of Brazil to UNESCO
Contact 01 45 68 05 26 –
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room Miro 1, Room Miro 2, Room Miro 3
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Language of Event French, Portuguese
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