After the success of the 1° edition, is happening the 2° Autumn Salon in Latin America, from 9 May to 1º June of 2014, at Galeria Marta Traba of the Memorial Foundation in Latin America.
Curated by Claude Martin Vaskou and Eliana Minillo, this salon is open to artists of all nationalities, trends or current artistic. The Salon is an initiative of Associação Cultural Salon d’Automne França-Brasil, produced in partnership with the Latin American Memorial. With the support of Embassy of France and Embassy of Uruguay in Brasília, of Salon d’Automne de Paris, of Associação de Proteção dos Direitos de Autor – AUTVIS, of Alliance Française of São Paulo, of APAP, among others.
To participate, artists had their artworks judged by a jury, chaired by Cirton Genaro, vice-president of APAP (Associação Profissional dos Artistas Plásticos de São Paulo) the jury for the 2º edition of the Salon d'Automne in Latin America met in the last week of january of 2014 in the gallery of Latin America Memorial. Integrated desk: Claude Martin Vaskou, commissioner of SOAL; Eliana Minillo, artist and co-commissioner of SOAL; Ângela Barbour, director of Galeria Marta Traba; Cássio Lázaro, sculptor; Noël Coret, president of Salon d'Automne of Paris (virtual participation) and Walter Miranda, president of APAP.
Were selected 129 artists from 18 different countries of South America, Europe, Africa and Asia. The disciplines represented are: painting, photography, sculpture, installation, book artist and graphic arts in its many forms of expression.
Side events are also planned: conferences and debates, monitored visits, artist residency and workshops, among other activities.
As well as Salon d'Automne of Paris, the Salon d'Automne in Latin America is to promote the exchange between artists from different nationalities, facilitate the exchange of good interdisciplinary practices, artistic and academic, and, especially, the discovery of new talents, without restrictions on nationality, trends or even artistic currents.
This year the 2º Autumn Salon in Latin America, pays tribute to the brazilian artist Cândido Portinari:
On its opening attended by more than 900 people between exhibitors, and guests.
Also during the opening ceremony took place the award of the best works selected by the jury of the Salon. Below is the list of winners.
Learn more about the event and its participants official catalog:
Award of 2º Autumn Salon in Latin America.
The Award Jury, integrated by artists:
Paulo Cheida Sans
appointed the following awards:
AWARDS SOAL 2014
AWARD FOR PAINTING “GERARD VALENTIN-SALON D’AUTOMNE PARIS”
AWARD OF SCULPTURE “FIGWAL-SALON D’AUTOMNE PARIS”
AWARD OF GRAPHIC ARTS “FRENCH ALLIANCE OF SAO PAULO”
AWARD FOR PHOTOGRAPHY “BANCO DA REPUBLICA ORIENTAL DEL URUGUAY – SP”
BOOK ARTIST AWARD “SOAL 2014”
AWARD FOR INSTALLATION “SOAL 2014”
Maria Eugênia Baptista
HONORABLE MENTION APAP
Bozena Pilat – of Polonia
MEMORIAL PRIZE IN LATIN AMERICA
LATIN AMERICAN ARTIST
Alicia Esquivel – of Argentina
Photos of Artists who are participating with their artworks:
Credit Photos: Adriana Guidolin, Anselmo Moura, Sandra Lozano and Mario Giuseppe Melchiori-Melk.
Exhibition: from 09 May to 1º June of 2014, from 9:00 to 18:00 Tuesday to Sunday.
Free admission for gates 1 and 5.
Secured parking, gate 4 ( R$ 4,00 ).
Local: Galeria Marta Traba of Memorial in América Latina of São Paulo.
Av. Auro Soares de Moura Andrade, 664 – Barra Funda – São Paulo – Brasil.
Assessoria de Comunicação Salão de Outono da América Latina. See map below: