Raising questions of memory. “The simplest thing is the hardest to do” by Laercio Redondo

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Cecilia Fajardo-Hill, Ivan Blasi, Laercio Redondo.
Text editing.- Daniel Jablonski (text, Laercio Redondo).
Text revision.- Ângela Vianna (text, Laercio Redondo).
Translations.- Rosa Lleó (Spanish & Catalan text, Laercio Redondo), Peter Lenny (English text, Laercio Redondo), Fundació Mies van der Rohe (Spanish & Catalan text, Cecilia Fajardo-Hill).
Exhibition project
Laercio Redondo in collaboration with Birger Lipinski.
Audio/Voice over
Rosa Lleó
Thanks to
Alba Baeza Martínez, Ana Mas & Ana Mas Projects, Birger Lipinski, Carla Zaccagnini, Cecilia Fajardo Hill, Chiara & Claudio Bugatti, Daniel Jablonski, Daniel Steegmann Mangrané, Fundació Mies van der Rohe & staff, Ivan Blasi, Jeanine Toledo, Juliana Suzuki, Kaira M. Cabañas, Laura Cantero, Laura Erber, Marcia Leite, Simone Prais, Soraya Guimaraes Hoepfner, Rosa Lleó. The exhibition is also supported by The Swedish Arts Grants Committeé.
Barcelona German Pavilion (Mies van der Rohe Pavilion). C. Provença 318, pral. 2B. 08037 Barcelona, Spain.
September 16th - October 12th, 2020.

Laercio Redondo

Laercio Redondo is a Brazilian born visual artist, he received his MFA at Konstfack, University College of Art, Craft and Design in Stockholm, Sweden (2001). In his artistic research, Redondo engages extensively with collective memory and its erasure in society. His work is often based on the interpretation of specific events in relation to the city, architecture, and historical representation.

He is the recipient of various grants, among them the Akademie Schloss Solitude fellowship in Stuttgart, Germany; IASPIS residency program in Stockholm, Sweden and also the Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, USA.

His work is featured in collections such as Region Stockholm, Stockholm Stad, Norrköpings Kommun, Museu de Arte do Rio de Janeiro, Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro, Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo and the Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo.



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