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Show co-curated by Camila Yunes (KURA Arte) Brígida Baltar Tracey Emin Celia Hempton Alba Hodsoll Anna Koak Natalia LL Joao Loureiro Christabel MacGreevy Robert Mapplethorpe Yuli Yamagata Fernanda Zgouridi Project space: Fabiana Faleiros

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“I Am”, shouted the beast at the end of the world

The body and its many representations placed themselves, throughout the XX and XXI centuries, always as the magical possibility of reinventing what we are and what identify us. The biped shape, with limbs, advanced cognitive capabilities and opposable thumbs was canon to the artistic manifestation until the beginning of the XX century, always, …

“I Am”, shouted the beast at the end of the world

The body and its many representations placed themselves, throughout the XX and XXI centuries, always as the magical possibility of reinventing what we are and what identify us. The biped shape, with limbs, advanced cognitive capabilities and opposable thumbs was canon to the artistic manifestation until the beginning of the XX century, always, mostly, guided by gender binarisms and a classical ideal of human, scoping the idea of the body and what it represented through an ocidental, phallic point of view, widely operating a dual conception of …

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Rua Barão de Capanema, 343
9th Floor, Jardim Paulista
Sao Paulo, BR