Amilcar de Castro (dwnld)

19,20  inc. Vat

This is the catalogue from the artist first solo exhibition in Europe, held at the gallery in 2016.

The downloadable catalogue comes in English and it has a total of 13 pages. Amilcar de Castro, one of the icons of Brazilian Modernism is a great catalogue to collect and have it save on your important files.

You can also check his video on our webpage.

Downloadable catalogue.

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Item Description

“It was from the art teacher Alberto da Veiga Guignard from 1944 that Amilcar de Castro learned his drawing techniques, specially the one that applies a rough pencil on paper, which he used later for his researches on painting, until he finally gets to sculptures. In his sculptures Amilcar used cutting and folding techniques on different materials like steel, also applying those painting teachings from Guignard, his drawing teacher until 1950.

Observing Amilcar de Castro works in different supports we can notice the importance he always gave to different raw material. One can also say the artist comes from a native region of Brazil where vegetal and mineral are important part of inhabitants history and daily life. Organic material always belonged to his life and had an important role on his entire artistic development and carrier. ” (extract from the text from curator Ricardo Fernandes)

The catalogue takes you to a visual voyage and gives your inspiration wings to create the story behind these magical images.

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