Guanabara is beautiful and toothless | 2010



Because Rio de Janeiro is among the world’s most frequently depicted cities, I chose one of its most beautiful landscapes to create this work: an outline of the mountains surrounding Guanabara bay.

It was co-authored for the Métissagesproject with French maître d’art Mylène Salvador-Ros and financed by the Centre National des Arts Plastiques (CNAP), Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication, Paris

  • white China ink drawing on tracing paper, Bayeux bobbin lace
  • 60 x 60 cm
  • EXHIBITIONS: “Métissages, l’art contemporain en textile, un patrimoine d’aujourd’hui pour demain,” Musée d’Art et d’Histoire, Hôtel de Saint Clément, Rochefort sur Mer, France