Tag Archives: Latin American art

repurposing found objects in the artwork of Jac Leirner

  Conceptual Brazilian artist Jac Leirner (b. 1961) has been showing internationally since the 1990s but I have a feeling she is about to explode into the realm of the mega artist.  In the next 10 years, I see her … Continue reading

leon ferrari and the art of the scribble

image credit: Leon Ferrari, courtesy of Cecilia Torres Gallery, New York Argentine artist Leon Ferrari (b. 1920) works in all manner of materials to create engaging works of contemporary art.  I first encountered his work on one of my first … Continue reading