Lecture: The Brazilian illustration in China
Aug 26, 2011 Friday 19:00
1F, Associate Mission Building (Shanghai 169 Yuanmingyuan Road)
Orlando Pedroso/Marcelo Martinez/Bruno Porto
The lectureThe Brazilian illustration in China will be presented by Orlando Pedroso, Marcelo Martinez and Bruno Porto, three active artists in the frontier of Brazil art and design.
Since 2004，"IllustraBrazil!” has been exhibiting the best annual works of its association members in San Polo, Rio and other cities in Brazil. Through a series of lectures and seminars, it will also focus professional elites in the fields of editing, advertising illustration, comics and animation in Brazil. "IllustraBrazil!” has won twice the HQ Mix Awards for "Best Event", the most traditional national award in the creative industry.
It is the first time that Society of Illustrators of Brazil comes to Asian country under the support of Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Consulate-General of Brazil in Shanghai. From 20thAugust to 25thSeptember, The Foundry Gallery will present artworks produced by a hundred of the finest Brazilian editorial and advertising illustrators, comic book artists and animators.
The three special artists from afar will discuss the origin and transformation of contemporary Brazilian illustration and explicate the connotation of Brazilian cultural.
The event is co-curated by Creative Connect, an arts and culture production hub dedicates to contemporary manifestations and interdisciplinary cooperation of design, visual arts, new media, film and dance.... Read More
Free admission, No need for reservation.