Joseph Beuys was born in 1921, in Krefeld, Germany. During his school years in Kleve, Beuys was exposed to the work of Achilles Moortgat, whose studio he often visited, and was inspired by the sculptures of Wilhelm Lehmbruck. (more…)
Under the direction of Márcia Fortes, Alessandra d’Aloia and Alexandre Gabriel, Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, formerly Galeria Fortes Vilaça, presents a dynamic program in which Brazilian and foreign artists, young and established, create ambitious exhibitions. It has three exhibition spaces: Gallery, and Warehouse in São Paulo; and Carpentry in Rio de Janeiro.