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Lecture: Sérgio B. Martins

February 1, 2017
6:00PM7:00PM
Price Auditorium
Free ticket required*

Critic and art historian Sérgio B. Martins discusses Brazilian art from the 1950s through the 1970s in the first lecture of a series devoted to Hélio Oiticica: To Organize Delirium.


About the Speaker

Sérgio B. Martins is a professor in the history department at PUC-Rio. He received his MA and his PhD in the history of art from University College London. He guest-edited Third Text's special issue "Bursting on the Scene: Looking Back at Brazilian Art" and is the author of Constructing an Avant-Garde: Art in Brazil, 1949–1979.

Upcoming lectures in the Oiticica series:

Claudia Calirman        Wednesday, February 8 at 6:00

James Rondeau           Thursday, May 4 at 6:00

Presented with the Society for Contemporary Art

*This is an after hours program and does not require a separate museum admission ticket. Michigan Avneue doors open at 5:45pm.

Hélio Oiticica. P17 Parangolé Cape 13, I Am Possessed, about 1979. César and Claudio Oiticica, Rio de Janeiro.