DATE & TIME
Thursday 14th May 2020
At 4 pm UK time
ZOOM MEETING: we will send you the link to download Zoom on your computers or phones, and a zoom invite for the meeting.
WEBINAR WITH MARC POTTIER: THE BRAZILIAN ART SCENE
French Art Advisor and Curator Marc Pottier curated this webinar on the Brazilian art scene and will connect with us live from Rio in Brazil, where he currently lives.
Marc will be in conversation with Fernanda Arruda, Adjunct Curator at Inhotim Museum, Brenda Valensi, creator and director of the fair Art Rio and Têra Queiroz, collector and founder of N+1 cultural production in Sao Paulo.
Trained as an auctioneer in Paris, Marc Pottier joined Urban, a Japanese art collection based both in Nagoya, Tokyo, New York and Paris. He then spent six years in New York as an independent curator organizing exhibition in the USA, Europe and Brazil. He joined the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs as Cultural Attaché in Rio de Janeiro and then Lisbon.
In 2007, he started his own company developing international curatorship with particular dedication to community culture and gardens. Marc Pottier has been nominated curator of the Curitiba Biennial in Brazil 2021.