Hélio Oiticica

Brazilian, 1937-1980

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Hélio Oiticica

Brazilian, 1937-1980

1,243 followers

A prominent figure in the modernist Brazilian avant-garde of the 1950s and ’60s, Hélio Oiticica …

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A prominent figure in the modernist Brazilian avant-garde of the 1950s and ’60s, Hélio Oiticica produced paintings in the Neo-Constructivist style of geometric abstraction, experimenting with color, form, and material. Oiticica’s Metaesquemas (1957–8), painted in gouache on cardboard, are grids of rectangular or …

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