Mira Schendel  (Brazilian, 1919-1988) 


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Mira Schendel Biography
  Born in Zurich, Switzerland 1919, d.1988
  Philosophy course in Catholic University, Milan, Italy, 1938
  Art School, Milan, Italy, 1936
Selected Exhibitions
2000   The Experimental Exercise of Freedom: Lygia Clark, Gego, Mathias Goertiz, Hélio Oiticica, and Mira Schendel , no The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
2000   Solo Show, in the St. Stephan Gallerie, Vienna
2000   Schendel, Mira, in the Gallery Bucholz, Lisbon, Portugal.
2000   Schendel Mira, in the Gallery Plant Art, Victory
2000   O Mundo de Mario Schenberg, na Casa das Rosas, São Paulo
2000   Mira Schendel, Galeria Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo
2000   Latin American Women Artists 1915-1995, Milwaukee Art Museum, Phoenix Art Museum, Denver
2000   Latin America of the Twentieth Century, Estación Plaza de Armas - Sevilla, Musée National dArt Moderne, Centre George Pompidou, Hôtel des Arts, Foundation Nationale des Arts, Sevilla (Spain) and Paris (France)
2000   Inside the Visible: an elliptical traverse of 20th century, Institute of Contemporary Art, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Whitechapel Gallery, Boston, Washington (United States) London (England).
2000   Geometry Today, in Pablo Figueiredo Gallery of Art
2000   Windsor (England) - Selection from Soundings Two, in the Eton College Art School
2000   Visual Poetry, in the Museum Lasar Segall, São Paulo
2000   Tradition and Rupture: synthesis of Brazilian art and culture, in the Biennial Foundation, São Paulo
2000   Tra Linguaggio and Immagine: il canale, Venice, Italy
2000   Three Painters Brasileños, Madrid, Spain
1999   Arte Construtiva no Brasil: Coleção Adolpho Leiner, no MAM / RJ
1998   Espelho da Bienal, no MAC / Niterói
1996   Latin American Women Artists 1915-1995, The National of Women in The Arts, Center for The Fine Arts, Washington and Miami (United States)
1995   Entries of Design and Sculpture, MAM / SP
1994   22ª Bienal International of São Paulo: Mira Schendel, Fundação Bienal
1993   Latin America of the Twentieth Century, Museum Ludwig and MoMA, Cologne (Germany) and New York (United States)
1992   Mira Schendel:retrospective, Dan Galeria, São Paulo
1990   Brazil: crossroads of modern art, Randolf Gallery, Chicago
1988   Schendel Mira, in the National Foundation of Art, Rio De Janeiro
1987   Modernity: dArt Brésilien du 20ème Siècle, in the Musée dArt Moderne of Paris
1984   Small Formats, in Pablo Figueiredo Gallery of Art, São Paulo
1983   Schendel Mira, in the Gallery Luisa Strina, São Paulo
1982   Schendel Mira, in Pablo Figueiredo Gallery of Art, São Paulo
1981   Schendel Mira, in the Gallery Luisa Strina, São Paulo
1978   39ª Biennial of Venice