Geraldo de Barros, ‘Untitled (from Sobras Series)’, 1996-1998, DOCUMENT

Geraldo de Barros (1923-1998) was a Brazilian painter, photographer and designer, and one of the exponents of the postwar Brazilian avant-garde, a precursor of concrete art and pioneer in abstract photography. He was also active as a furniture designer from the mid 1950s until the end of the 1980s, and the founder of a collectivist furniture factory, Unilabor. De Barros is part of numerous public and private collections, including MoMA, New York City, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Ludwig Museum, Cologne, the Cisneros Fontanals Foundation, Miami, the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo, Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, and the Musée d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France.

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