Awards and Launches
Website Launch for the Project: Decolonizing Brazil / Descolonizando o Brasil.
www.descolonizandobrasil.com.br will be launched at September 18, 2018.
further information about the project Descolonizando o Brasil at SESC Sorocaba
DECOLONIZING BRAZIL / DESCOLONIZANDO O BRASIL is a project and website by Maria Thereza Alves in collaboration with Cagüücü Tikuna (Lucas Quirino), Kaly Tariano (Agostinho Brazão Barbosa), Kuhupi Waura, Ñorõ Tuyuka (Reginaldo Ramos), Omawalieni Baniwa (Eliane C. Guilherme), Potira Kambeba (Rosangela B. Braga), Rayana Atikum (Rayana S. Freire), Selia Tukano (Selia Massa Alves) and Sunia Yebámashã (Jonas Prado Barbosa)
Shows (S for solo show, G for group show)
Toronto Biennial of Art. (G) Curated by Candice Hopkins and Tairone Bastien. Toronto, Canada 2019
Dates: September 21–December 1, 2019
further information on Toronto Biennial website
Garten der irdischen Freuden – Garden of Earthly Delights. (G) Curated by Stephanie Rosenthal with Clara Meister. Martin Gropius Bau Berlin 2019
Dates: July 26 – December 1, 2019
Opening: July 25, 2019
more information on Museums website
Fragile Earth: Seeds, Weeds, Plastic Crust. (G) MIMA, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrough, UK 2019
Dates: June 29 – September 29, 2019
Opening: June 28, 2019
further information about the exhibition on MIMA website
Deep Sounding – History As Multiple Narratives. (G) Curated by Anna Catharina Gebbers and Melanie Roumiguière. DAAD Galerie, Berlin 2019
Dates: June 20 – August 11, 2019
Opening: June 19, 2019, 7–9 pm
further information on DAAD website
Seeds of Change: A Garden of Ballast Flora (Leuven). (S) Curated by Pieter-Paul Mortier and Karen Vershooren. Spanish Quarter - Groot Begijnhof, Leuven 2019
A Garden of Ballast Flora (Leuven) is shown and made for Parallel Crossings (Artefact Festival), Stuk Leuven (House for Dance, Image and Sound), Belgium.
Dates: May 24 – October 12, 2019 (Permanently accessible)
Address: Spanish Quarter - Groot Begijnhof, Leuven
more information in Museum website
Undefined Territories. Perspectives on Colonial Legacies. (G) Curated by Hiuwai Chu. MACBA, Barcelona, Spain 2019
Dates: May 17 – October 20 2019
further information on Museums website
Recent or Upcoming Publications (Monographs or Texts by Alves)
Recipes for Survival. Solo publication. With a foreword by Michael Taussig. Texas of University Press, Austin 2018
After 35 years the unpublished book "Recipes for Survival" will be released in November 2018.
further information on Texas of University Press website
further information on the work "Recipes for Survival"