Tanya Bonakdar Gallery

Ernesto Neto

(Brazilian, b. 1964)

architecturing colors by ernesto neto

Ernesto Neto

Architecturing Colors, 2006

cai cai marrom by ernesto neto

Ernesto Neto

Cai Cai Marrom, 2007

citoanima demopylea by ernesto neto

Ernesto Neto

Citoanima demopylea, 2003

colors, cultures, knots and time by ernesto neto

Ernesto Neto

Colors, Cultures, Knots and Time, 2006

figuring colors by ernesto neto

Ernesto Neto

Figuring Colors, 2006

gallery 2 installation view by ernesto neto

Ernesto Neto

Gallery 2 Installation view, 2008

Biography

Timeline

1964
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Exhibitions

2013
notes, stones and dots, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Olhando o céu, Palácio Phamphilij, Embaixada Brasileira [Brazilian Embassy], Rome, Italy (solo)
Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
O Abrigo e O Terreno. Arte e sociedade no Brasil, MAR – Museu de Arte do Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
ConcretraSonho, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria
The Insides Are on the Outside I O interior está no exterior, Casa de Vidro Lina Bo Bardi, São Paulo, Brazil
Travessias 2, Favela da Maré, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
30x Bienal, Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Kochi-Muziris Biennale, Kerala, India
From Death to Death and Other Small Tales, National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland

Public Collections

21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporânea, Santiago de Compostela, ES
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, FX
Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Málaga, Málaga, ES
Daros Latin America, Zurich, CH
Fundació La Caixa, Barcelona, ES
Fundación Televisa, MX
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC
Inhotim Centro de Arte Contemporânea, Brumadinho, Brazil

Literature

2006
“News & Around: Ernesto Neto.” Tema Celeste no.114, March/ April 2006.
Schütze, Bernard. “The Skin of Sculpture: Inside and Outside Ernesto Neto’s Multi-sensorial Installation Spaces.” Espace, issue 75, Spring 2006.
“Ernesto Neto: The Malmö Experience.” www.dexigner.com, February 2006
Davies, Serena. “Brazil’s psychedelic dream.” www.telegraph.co.uk, 21 February 2006
Searle, Adrian. “Watch the birdy.” The Guardian, 21 February 2006
Poli, Francesco. “Ernesto Neto.” Review, Tema Celeste, September/ October 2005
“What to do – Forefront: Ernesto Neto.” www.indy.org, November 19, 2005
“2005/2006 Museum Preview.” Art in America, Annual Guide Issue, December 2005
2005
de Almeida, Felipa. “Ernesto Neto: Sensory Experiences.” Sur la Terre, December 2005
Montgomery, Jenny. “Indianapolis art museum gets with the times.” FortWayne.com, November 25, 2005