MAR of Music – Rio 450 years
by Adriane Constante
From 27 February, at 18h
Last Friday of the month
Stilts - Free Entry
The continuity of the Art Museum of Rio to the project MAR of Music. The partnership with the Flying Circus will promote, always on the last Friday of each month, between February and November, parties with performances by several musicians to celebrate 450 years of Rio. The first edition of the event has been going on 27, a partir the 18h, with Afrojazz and Soul Feast of Santa. Between 17h e 19h, every half hour, happen mediated free visits to exhibitions on display.
To open the musical performances, the rhythm of black music promises to enliven the museum stilts with the show Afro Jazz group, which brings the fusion of the contemporary with the classic, através do Afrobeat, do reggae, the drumming and other African beats reference. The repertoire features original compositions, in addition to honor important names in music, with versions of Miles Davis, John Bosco and Hermeto Pascoal.
Then, the Santa Soul party maintains the inspiration of dancing rhythms and brings the bohemian and artistic spirit of Santa Teresa into the MAR. Representing the black music, the party walks by funky, rap, soul, rhythm and blues, jazz, by Latin rhythms and more.
Among the next guests of the program are attractions such as Party Maracangalha, I Love Baile Funk, Tupiniquim party, Cord Boitatá, Mohandas, Letuce and Julia Vargas.
27/2 – Afrojazz and Soul Feast of Santa
27/3 – Fernando Temporão and Festa Maracangalha
17/4 – I love funk with Dj Gran Master Raphael and old school funk
29/5 – Letuce and Marcelinho da Lua
26/6 – June Festival with Cord Boitatá Party and record player
31/07 – Strauz, Baylon Castle
28/08 – Mohandas and Party Tupiniquim
25/09 – Viaduct Madureira and De Leve
30/10 – Whale and Dysrhythmia
27/11 – Julia Vargas and Barnabas. Dj handkerchief
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 City of Rio in partnership with 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 Grupo Globo, to Voucher and the Itaú master as sponsors and support State Government of Rio de Janeiro e do Ministry of Culture, by Federal Law for Promotion of Culture. The management is left to the Instituto Odeon, a private association, nonprofit, whose mission is to promote citizenship and the social and educational development through realization of cultural projects.
Service MAR of Music – Art Museum of Rio
27 February, at 18h: Afrojazz and Soul Feast of Santa – Free entry.
Service MAR - Museu de Arte do Rio
Entrance: R$ 8 | 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