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Heitor dos Prazeres. Morro da Mangueira, River ,1965. oil on canvas. Collection Roberto Marinho.

Exhibition "Samba Rio: resistance and reinvention "comes to an end after receiving more than 200 thousand visitors

closing event will be presentation of the Mangueira, group show Parrot Known, book launch in honor of Martinho da Vila and Bezerra da Silva, among other activities

Date: 28 April | 10h to 6:00 pm

The Art Museum of the river-SEA, under the management of the Institute Odeon, closes the exhibition successful season "Samba Rio: resistance and reinvention "on Sunday, 28 April, exactly one year after opening. The closing event will be packed by a special program, which includes presentation of Mangueira, group show Parrot Known, book launch in honor of Martinho da Vila and Bezerra da Silva and Slam that exalt these two classic masters.

Voted one of the best exhibition 2018 the magazine Bravo!, the show received an audience of about 200 thousand people, among them the distinguished presence of artists such as Zeca Pagodinho, Paulinho da Viola, Marisa Monte, Teresa Cristina, Martinho da Vila, among others. The exhibition was also staged a series of museum activities, as creation workshops, gallery talks, Meet editions of the SEA and SEA in Pounds.

Curated by Nei Lopes, Clarissa Diniz, Evandro Salles and Marcelo Campos, “The Rio Samba” tells the social history of samba through 800 items, between works of art, documents, objects and garments. They are on display works of artists such as Candido Portinari, Di Cavalcanti, Heitor dos Prazeres, Guignard, Ivan Morais, Pierre Verger and Nascimento; Photo Marcel Gautherot, Walter company name, Evandro Teixeira, Bruno Veiga and Wilton Montenegro; prints Debret and Lasar Segall; parangolés Hélio Oiticica, and an installation Carlos Vergara, developed with fantasies remains. The porcelain dish touched by João da Bahia and costume design and original jewelry Carmen Miranda are some of the oddities on display.

Five works commissioned by SEA, created specially for "Samba Rio" are also part of the show. At the invitation of the curators, artists Ernesto Neto and Leandro Vieira, Carnival Hose, They created an interactive installation, which has a prominent place in the Meeting Room. Jaime Lauriano made an intervention right at the museum entrance, recording in Portuguese stone floor of the pillars the names of African ethnic groups enslaved in Brazil. The walkway that leads visitors to the exhibition hall was filled with lyrics that talk about samba itself and acclimated by a sound piece created by musician Djalma Corrêa, inspired by the heart beats. Gustavo Speridião occupies a wall with work inspired by the geography of the samba in Rio, and John Vargas presents a video installation about the samba dance while the individual and collective body.


– 10h às 17h – Last day of exhibition visitors “Samba Rio: strength and reinvent”. Tickets: R$ 10 (half price) | R$ 20 (entire)

– 14h30 – Launch of two books conceived by Faculty – Literary Festival of the Peripheries, in partnership with Funarte. "Strong Account, Alto account "brings 28 tales created from Martin's songs retelling of Vila. Now "90 Years of Malandragem" gathers 25 short stories written based on repertoire Bezerra Da Silva. There will be book signing with authors. Free entrance.

– 15h – Slam do Samba, where public and authors will take turns to perform the most remarkable letters in the history of samba and the public will note for performances. Free entrance.

– 16h – group show Parrot Known.

The band was born in 2013, meeting the tribes of the national songbook, and since then celebrates Brazilian music leading samba, bossa nova, chorinho, forró and MPB wherever he goes. Composed by Alan God, Diego Moreira, Thiago Oliveira, William pepper, Pedro Santos and Thiago Gama; Known parrot constructs its sonic identity authorial creation, prioritizing well-crafted arrangements and parallel review great authors of the popular scene. Free entrance.

– 17h – Samba on stilts with the Mangueira and participation of Tomorrow hose and hose modicum. Free entrance.

Art Museum of Rio - SEA
Praca Maua 5, Center.
Opening time: 10h to 6:00 pm (entry into the exhibition hall until 17h)
Tickets for exhibitions: R$ 20 (entire) e R$ 10 (half)
free on stilts
More information by phone (+55 21) 3031-2741 or the site www.museudeartedorio.org.br

The Art Museum of the river-SEA

An initiative of Prefeitura do Rio in partnership with Fundação Roberto Marinho, the sea has 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 based on the curatorial program that guides the institution.

The sea is managed by the Odeon, a social organization of culture, selected by the Rio de Janeiro City Hall for public notice. The museum has the Globe Group as maintainer, the Equinor as master sponsor and Rede D'Or St. Louis as a supporter of exhibitions through the Federal Law on Cultural Incentives.

The School of the Look is sponsored by City Hall of Rio de Janeiro, Secretaria Municipal de Cultura, Dataprev, TNA, In Press and BNY Mellon through the Municipal Law of Cultural Incentive – Law of the ISS and Machado Meyer Lawyers via Federal Law on Cultural Incentives. The SEA also has the support of the State of Rio de Janeiro and realization of the Ministry of Citizenship and the Federal Government of Brazil through the Federal Law on Cultural Incentives.

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