Lygia Pape
Brazilian, 1927-2004
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Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985,
Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo
Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985,
Brooklyn Museum
Lygia Pape,
Hauser & Wirth

Lygia Pape ranged widely across mediums, challenging formal and conceptual boundaries and becoming a pioneer of Brazilian contemporary art. Claiming, “art is my way of understanding the world,” she worked in painting, printmaking, sculpture, dance, film, performance, and installation, always attempting to merge art …

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