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Meeting room program within

From 25 March
Exhibition Pavilion | Floor

The Art Museum of the river-SEA, under the management of the Institute Odeon, opens in 25 in March a new exhibition program named Meeting room. The first exhibition of the program, that title INSIDE, has the work of invited artists Carla Guagliardi, Meireles, Sérgio Sister and Waltercio Caldas, In addition to works from the collection of the SEA by Amilcar de Castro, Arnoldus Montanus, Belmiro de Almeida, Brígida Baltar, Days & Riedweg, Gustavo Rezende, Kimi Nii, Kurt Klagsbrunn, Marina Weffort, Mario Cravo Neto, Mira Schendell, Montez Magno, Paulo Bruscky and Kings Junior. The curator and the creation of the new program are to Evandro Salles, cultural Director of the sea.

Meeting room is a space dedicated to special exhibitions, designed to offer a direct and intense public immersion in the poetic universe, plural and hybrid art. Located on the ground floor of the exhibition hall of the sea, She invites the prolonged stay of the public, in an experience inside of art. Is intended for all-but especially children, young people and the public specialized not-creating instruments of interaction, greeting, experimentation and reflection about art. Warmly carpeted, the room offers, amidst the works of great artists, large sofas and a large table of reading that can be rolled back on stage, In addition to providing a selection of art books for consultation. It will be held lectures, small concerts, performances and training programs.

A Meeting room proposes to the public, and, a new way to live the Museum: It is not just visit exhibitions or participate in specific activities, but to occupy the exhibition space and stay, to inhabit him in order to live at the time the encounter with art and art in a space of encounter with other people.

The new program aims to highlight and activate, in this way, central concepts of the Sea project, such as the democratization of art system, the transformation of the Museum in an instrument of social integration and development, education and transformation of the subject through art.

The exhibition assembles works of Waltercio Caldas, Sérgio Sister, Carla Guagliardi and Cildo Meireles in crossing with a set of sculptures, photographs, drawings and paintings from the collection of the SEA, placing side by side contemporary works and archaeological objects, paintings and photographs.

Waltercio Caldas presents work that does the design and allows for almost endless mutation of forms. These forms-drawing interact with texts of rare beauty and complexity writings by the artist. Sérgio Sister show us a remarkable collection of paintings-object whose first issue is the color and your nature. Cildo Meireles presents a new version of your now classic Meshes of freedom, the version number 4, in which the public can build your own mesh and experience the mystery of a grid that, though surround and close, always allow a space of escape and freedom. Carla Guagliardi built a large sculptural installation that occupies the center of the space and acts as a bridge between the various works.

Brand exposure, yet, the incorporation of an important work by the SEA: a large sculpture of Amilcar de Castro (1920-2002), one of the greatest Brazilian sculptors of all time, made available to the Museum for your family.

The Museu de Arte do Rio – MAR

The MAR is a space dedicated to art and visual culture. It occupies two buildings on praça Mauá: an eclectic style, which houses the Exhibition Hall; other modernist style, 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.

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 from 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 Grupo Globo as maintainer, the BNDES as a sponsor of Technical Reserve and supporter of the exhibition Leopoldina, Princess of independence, of Arts and Sciences, to Petrobras also as supporter of Leopoldina, Princess of independence, and the Repsol as a supporter of exhibition. A Consulate General of France supports the exhibition Places of Delirium.

A School Look has the Fecomercio System RJ, through the Sesc, institutional partner, and has the Banco Votorantim and the Prodiel as supporters. A Brookfield supports the educational visits. The program SEA at the Academy has support from Dataprev and Amil One Health via Municipal law of incentive to culture, and Aliansce via the Rouanet law. A Souza Cruz is copatrocinadora the Sunday at sea.

The Sea also has the support of the Government of the State of Rio de Janeiro, and implementation of the Ministry of culture and the Federal Government of Brazil through the Federal law of incentive to culture.


Entrance: R$ 20 The R $ 10 (half price) - People with up 21 years, private school students, university, disabled people and public servants of the city of Rio de Janeiro. The sea is part of the Carioca Program Pays Half, offering half price to locals and residents of the city of Rio de Janeiro in all cultural institutions linked to City Hall. Present a document proving (identity, proof of residence, water bills, light, pay phone with, tops, three months of issue) and remove your ticket at the box office. Payment by cash or card (Visa or Mastercard).

Single Ticket: R$ 32 – R$ 16 (half price) locals and residents in Rio de Janeiro, on presentation of supporting documentation or proof of residence. Supporting documents will be considered those that contain the birthplace, such as RG, driver's license, portfolio of work, Passport etc.. Will be considered proof of residence titles of collection with a maximum 3 (three) months of issue, as water services, light, landline or natural gas, duly accompanied by official document of identification with photo (RG, driver's license, portfolio of work, Passport etc.) of the user.

Policy free: Pay no entry-on presentation of evidentiary documentation – students from public (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, Neighbors of the sea and tourist guides. Tuesdays admission is free to the general public. On Sunday admission is free for holders of Museums Passport Cariocas you still don't have the stamp of the SEA. On the last Sunday of the month the Museum has free entry into all through the project Sunday at sea.

Tuesday 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.

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