Museu de Arte do Rio full two years
by Adriane Constante
21/03, at 18h: Monoblock
28/03, às 17h: Battle of Knowledge
29/03: Free entry exhibitions
Stilts - Free Entry
In the year that the city of Rio de Janeiro full 450 years, Rio Art Museum - SEA celebrates its second anniversary. Kicking off the celebrations, on 21 March (Saturday), a large Monoblock of the show will shake the pillars of the museum. In the following Saturday, 28, happens a special edition of Knowledge Battle, commanded by Marshal MC. To end the month of celebration, on 29 (Sunday) the SEA will have free entry.
With a varied repertoire and dance, full versions of big names in the national music - as Alceu Valenca, Tim Maia, Luiz Gonzaga, Paralamas do Sucesso and Jorge Benjor -, Monobloco will lead the museum's anniversary celebration show, on 21 of, at 18h. The free tickets will be distributed to all visitors MAR until the day before the presentation (20/3) and will have priority entry to the show until 18h.
Have the Knowledge Battle, What happens in 28 March, a partir the 17h, is a rap contest that brings together 16 MCs to improvise rhymes according to the thematic suggestions from public. The project develops a dynamic and participatory experience, bringing together young people from different parts of the city. Closing the anniversary programming, MAR, through a partnership with Souza Cruz, will have free entry.
Since opening, Rio Art Museum - SEA received approximately 550 thousand visitors. Were 28 exhibitions that focused on various themes within the curatorial line of the institution: the city of Rio de Janeiro and the surrounding museum, the history of art in Brazil and issues related to the right to the city and housing. The institution is also making room for contemporary artists living outside the Rio-São Paulo.
The educational program of the School of Looking, in turn, served more than 90 thousand students and educators in more than 600 performed activities, fulfilling its proposed activities focused on the marriage of art and education. The partnership between the museum and universities yielded the publication of six books and 23 SEA program seminars at the Academy, that brought the great scholars and thinkers of Rio everyone.
Numbers of MAR
|Number of students and educators attended||90.503|
|Number of activities of the School of Looking||621|
|Number of publications||6|
|SEA seminars at the Academy||23|
|Number of exposures||28|
|Number of Knowledge Battles||11|
|Public SEA Music||7.056|
|Party public a year SEA||792|
The Museu de Arte do Rio
The MAR is a space dedicated to art and visual culture. Installed in Praca Maua, occupies two adjacent buildings: an older, lying and eclectic style, which houses the Exhibition Hall; another younger, Modernist, Look where the school's work. The architectural design unites the two buildings with a fluid concrete cover, which refers to a wave - a trademark of the museum -, and a ramp, where visitors come to the exhibition spaces.
O MAR, an initiative of the City Government in partnership with the Roberto Marinho Foundation, have activities that involve collecting, registration, search, preservation and return of cultural property to the community. Proactive support space education and culture, the museum was born with a school - the School Look -, whose proposal is innovative museological: foster the development of an educational program of reference for actions in Brazil and abroad, combining art and education from the curatorial program that guides the institution.
The museum has the Globe Group as maintainer, Vale and BG Brazil as sponsors, Besides the support of the State Government of Rio de Janeiro and the realization of the Ministry of Culture and the Federal Government of Brazil, by Federal Law for Promotion of Culture. The project Sundays in SEA has also co-sponsored by Souza Cruz. The management is left to the Odeon Institute, a private association, nonprofit, whose mission is to promote citizenship and the social and educational development through the realization of cultural projects.
Birthday of MAR
Monoblock: 21 March, at 18h.
Battle of Knowledge : 28 March, às 17h.
Service MAR - Museu de Arte do Rio
Entrance: R$ 8 The R $ 4 (half price) - People with up 21 years, private school students, university, disabled people and public servants of the city of Rio de Janeiro. Payment by cash or card (Visa or Mastercard).
Policy free: Do not pay admission - on presentation of Proof Documentation - public school students (teaching elementary and middle), children up to five years or people from 60, public school teachers, employees of museums, groups in situations of social vulnerability educational visit, MAR neighbors and tour guides. Tuesdays admission is free to the general public.
Special visitation schedule in the summer (from 4 November): Tuesdays, from 10h to 19h. From Wednesday to Sunday, das 10h às 17h. On Mondays the museum closes to the public. For more info, contact by phone (55 21) 3031-2741 or visit www.museudeartedorio.org.br.
Address: Praca Maua, 5 - Center. Check the map:
Approach Comunicação Integrada
Adriane Constante – Customer
João Veiga – Customer
(21) 3461-4616 – extension 170