1920 - 1988
Died in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), born in Belo Horizonte (Brazil).
“We make a proposal: let us bury the artwork as such and we ask you to make thought live through action” - Lygia Clark
The groundbreaking work of Lygia Clark explored the tactile, performative register of conceptual art. “Relational” long before this quality was canonized as an “aesthetic,” Clark’s practice leaned heavily on collaboration and cooperation.
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Cabeça Coletiva (Collecti...
Lygia Clark, Cabeça Coletiva (Collective Head), 1975. Object, mixed materials, 400 x 300 cm.
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A RUA/DE STRAAT – Europal...
06 October 2011 - 22 January 2012.
The exhibition A Rua (The Street) showed work by some 20 Brazilian artists whose lives and work were closely linked to the city of Rio de Jan