Concrete Matters

For a few decades in the mid-20th century, artists in the cosmopolitan cities of Montevideo, Caracas, Buenos Aires, São Paulo & Rio de Janeiro were exploring concrete art. This exhibition highlights the period when concretism – and the boundaries of art – were being examined.
, 'Estudio 2 (Study 2),' 1952, Moderna Museet

Alejandro Otero

Estudio 2 (Study 2), 1952

Moderna Museet

, ' Esfera (Sphere),' 1976, Moderna Museet

Gego

Esfera (Sphere), 1976

Moderna Museet

, 'Casulo No. 2 (Cocoon No. 2),' 1959, Moderna Museet

Lygia Clark

Casulo No. 2 (Cocoon No. 2), 1959

Moderna Museet

, 'Sem título (de la serie Relevos espaciales) (Untitled (from the Spatial Reliefs series)),' 1959/1991, Moderna Museet

Hélio Oiticica

Sem título (de la serie Relevos espaciales) (Untitled (from the Spatial Reliefs series)), 1959/1991

Moderna Museet

, 'Sem título (Objeto grafico) (Untitled (Graphic Object)),' 1973, Moderna Museet

Mira Schendel

Sem título (Objeto grafico) (Untitled (Graphic Object)), 1973

Moderna Museet

, 'Marco recortado N° 2 (Irregular Frame N° 2),' 1946, Moderna Museet

Juan Melé

Marco recortado N° 2 (Irregular Frame N° 2), 1946

Moderna Museet

, 'Radar – Pq,' 1960/1984, Moderna Museet

Lygia Clark

Radar – Pq, 1960/1984

Moderna Museet