De Almeida, Caetano b.1964 / Igapó
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about this work
The brightly colored, bold canvases of  the São Paulo–based artist Caetano de Almeida vibrate with an energy and light that is undeniably Brazilian although he also cites a myriad of other influences including geometric abstraction as rendered by aesthetic descendants of Mondrian such as Hélio Oiticica and Lygia Clark, as well as Paul Klee, Gerhard Richter, and “cheap prints, book illustrations, and the millions of images that populate the contemporary repertoire".

Caetano De Almeida (b.1964, Brazil)

Igapó, 2010

Acrylic on canvas
220 x 170 cm.
86 5/8 x 66 15/16 in.
Provenance:
Eleven Rivington, New York, US Current Location:
USA - New Jersey S - M PaintingLatin America

exhibitions

"Everything You Are I Am Not": Highlights of the Tiroche DeLeon LATAM Collection, curated by Catherine Petitgas
Mana Wynwood, Miami, US
December 2015

Caetano de Almeida
Eleven Rivington, New York, US
04/15/2011 - 05/15/2011

publications

Caetano de Almeida: O Delicioso Jardin do Vinzinho
Editora Cobogo (Monograph), 2016

Catherine Petitgas, Contemporary Art Brazil
TransGlobe Publishing (Book), 2012
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Artwork History
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