Creator: Canongia, Ligia×
  • A arte brasileira na Itália
    Canongia, Ligia
    In this review, Ligia Canongia discusses the various exhibitions of work by Brazilian artists that were being shown in Italy at that time, in the early 1980s. The art critic notes the increasing use of mass media in international art since the 1970s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110930

  • Cinema de Artista: 16a. Bienal de S. Paulo
    Canongia, Ligia; Freitas, Iole de, 1945-; Mejía, Adolfo, 1905-1973
    This is the script that was used to introduce the films shown at the Cinema de Artista during the sixteenth Bienal de São Paulo in 1981. The critic Ligia Canongia and the visual artist Iole de Freitas wrote what is essentially a synopsis of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110614

  • Escultura plural
    Canongia, Ligia
    This text by art critic Ligia Canongia presents the exhibition Escultura Plural that she curated at the Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro in 1997. Canongia formulates a relationship between the notions of “plurality” and the “loss of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110989

  • Frans Krajcberg
    Canongia, Ligia
    The exhibition of work by Frans Krajcberg at the MAM-RJ (Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro) in 1992 had the desired effect due to the RIO 92 conference (Conferência das Nações Unidas sobre Meio Ambiente e Desenvolvimento). [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1111379

  • Ligia Canongia : agosto 1994
    Canongia, Ligia
    This is the introductory text for the exhibition Escultura Carioca, produced at the Paço Imperial, in Rio de Janeiro, 1994. In her essay, the curator and art critic Ligia Canongia discusses the status of the work of art in the contemporary world. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110953

  • Miguel Rio Branco : bons tiros na hora certa
    Canongia, Ligia
    This is an interview by the art critic Ligia Canongia with the artist Miguel Rio Branco. Here the two discuss the status of photography in terms of “art,” its links with “reality,” and the absence of any specialized photography criticism in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110965

  • Paulo Roberto Leal: o percurso para a casa
    Canongia, Ligia
    In this review, Ligia Canongia discusses CASA, the work by the artist Paulo Roberto Leal. In the artist’s opinion, the environment created in CASA was reminiscent of the boxes he built in his earlier production, while also offering “an excellent [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110970