Question the world through the senses. "A Leaf Shapes the Eye" by Daniel Steegmann Mangrané

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"A Leaf Shapes the Eye".
The exhibition is curated by João Laia, chief curator of temporary exhibitions at Kiasma and Hiuwai Chu, head of exhibitions at MACBA, with Piia Oksanen, curator of temporary exhibitions at Kiasma.
From 31 March to 10 September 2023.
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Mannerheiminaukio 2, 00100 Helsinki, Finland.
Petri Virtanen, Pirje Mykkänen, Aurelien Mole, Roberto Ruiz.

Daniel Steegmann Mangrané

Daniel Steegmann Mangrané was born in Barcelona, Spain, in 1977. He currently lives and works in Rio de Janeiro. He specializes in different types of techniques and media, such as film, sound, drawing, kaleidoscopic collages, photography, sculpture, and gardens. He is interested in proposals that explore nature and the climate crisis, combining these themes with art and architecture. Materials that he uses are of altered organic origin or represent objects of nature.

His works have been presented in several biennials such as Lyon, Berlin, New York, Paris, Porto Alegre and São Paulo, and he is present in international collections of the La Caixa Foundation, the Serralves Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art of Barcelona.

He has exhibited individually at IAC: Institut d'art contemporain, Villeurbanne; Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham (2019); CCS Bard College, New York, Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona, CAC, Vilnius (2018); Serralves Foundation, Porto (2017); Museum of Modern Art of Medellín, Antioquia, The Green Parrot, Barcelona (2016); Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, Casa Modernista, São Paulo (2015); CRAC Alsace Rhénan d'Art Contemporain Center, Altkirch (2014); Casa França-Brasil, Rio de Janeiro (2013).



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