26/11/2021 - 29/01/2022
Brazilian Indigenous Artist Group Show
Ka'a Body: Cosmovision of the Rainforest curated by Sandra Benites
Paradise Row Projects presents a significant showcase of art, culture and thought by Indigenous Brazilian artists, curated by anthropologist Sandra Benites (Guarani Nhandeva), curator of Brazilian Art at MASP, The Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand, with the curatorial assistance of Brazilian visual artist and performer Anita Ekman.
Ka’a Body is the first, major, international presentation of Indigenous art and culture from Brazil staged by an Indigenous curator.
20% of each sale will be donated to two NGOs:
- Instituto Maracá, which promotes the cultural heritage of Indigenous people in Brazil
- AmazoniAlerta, a blockchain-based app that empowers users to report environmental crimes within the Amazon.
Artists - AMITIKATXI (Articulação das Mulheres Indígenas Tiriyó, Katxuyana e Txikiyana), Wera Alcides, Kume Assurini, Denilson Baniwa, Sandra Benites, Coletivo Aimbu, Coletivo Maku (Ibã), Coletivo Suruí, Anita Ekman, Jaider Esbell, Zahy Guajajara, Xdalu Tupã Jekupé, Sandra Nanaya, Sallisa Rosa, Florinda Martins da Silva, Edu Simões, Daiara Tukano, Gilson Tupinambá, Yakakumalu Waurá, Aislan Pankararu, Ermelinda Bosco Peixoto, and Andrey Guaianá Zignnatto