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Nelson Leirner: What?sWhat and Who?sWho?

Nelson Leirner is one of the most highly respected, innovative and prodigious artists to emerge out of the Brazilian conceptual art movement of the 20th century. As early as 1966, when he founded the Group Rex, he was experimenting with unique public projects and exhibitions that brought him immediate attention and fame. In 1967, he closed the group by …

Nelson Leirner: What?sWhat and Who?sWho?

Nelson Leirner is one of the most highly respected, innovative and prodigious artists to emerge out of the Brazilian conceptual art movement of the 20th century. As early as 1966, when he founded the Group Rex, he was experimenting with unique public projects and exhibitions that brought him immediate attention and fame. In 1967, he closed the group by offering all of his works free to the public. His performances became even more outrageous that same year when he sent a stuffed pork (40 years before Damien Hirst) to the Salon of Modern Art in Brasilia …

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