Contemporary Art Festival Sesc_Videobrasil from October 09 to February 02 2020
SESC 24 DE MAIO RUA 24 DE MAIO 109 Sao Paulo
The presence of nationalism as a vehicle to understand the disputes marking our time; that is the background of the 21st Contemporary Art Biennial Sesc_Videobrasil | Imagined Communities, which will run from October 9 2019 through February 2 2020, at Sesc 24 de Maio in São Paulo, comprising over 60 works of art and two collections, 55 artists from 28 countries, among video, painting, photography and installation.
The artistic director Solange Farkas, the trio of curators Gabriel Bogossian, Luisa Duarte e Miguel López and the members of the selection jury Alejandra Hernández Muñoz, Juliana Gontijo and Raphael Fonseca analyzed together 2,280 submissions from 105 nationalities to select works from Brazil, Latin America, Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Oceania. For the first time, the guiding theme was announced in the actual call.