Valeska Soares

Brazilian, b. 1957

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Valeska Soares

Brazilian, b. 1957

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Valeska Soares’s sculptural work – which unfolds in installations and movies – establishes a precise dialogue between conceptual rigor and the manipulation of the senses by means of sensual perceptual games. Interpersonal relationships, glossaries, mazes and gardens are recurring themes in her oeuvre, which alludes to Mythology and Literature as well as the History of Art. Mirrored surfaces often appear as a strategy for involving the viewer, whose senses are stimulated by sounds, smells and visual illusion.

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New Museum
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MoMA PS1, and 4 more
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frieze, and 3 more
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Venice Biennale International Exhibition, and 4 more
Biography

Valeska Soares’s sculptural work – which unfolds in installations and movies – establishes a precise dialogue between conceptual rigor and the manipulation of the senses by means of sensual perceptual games. Interpersonal relationships, glossaries, mazes and gardens are recurring themes in her oeuvre, which alludes to Mythology and Literature as well as the History of Art. Mirrored surfaces often appear as a strategy for involving the viewer, whose senses are stimulated by sounds, smells and visual illusion.

Career Highlights
Learn more about artist insights.
Established
Established representation
Represented by industry leading galleries.
User
Solo show at a major institution
New Museum
Group
Group show at a major institution
MoMA PS1, and 4 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Tate
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
frieze, and 3 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale International Exhibition, and 4 more
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