United Nations General Assembly Visitors' Lobby
UN Headquarters, Visitors entrance, First Ave. at 46th St., 212-963-9749
November 19 - November 30, 2012
Reception: Monday, November 19, 6 - 9 PM
MIGRATION ART EXPO 2012 is a travelling art show that has already passed in New York, Salvador, Búzios, Belo Horizonte and Rio de Janeiro. Back to New York, city where the project was born, the exhibition will open on Nov. 19th, at the United Nations, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm and runs until Nov. 30th.
Reservation is required for the opening reception. RSVP by Nov. 12th by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1 914 216-9803.
In addition to the artists who created the MIGRATION ART EXPO 2012, Alcinda Saphira, Antonio Oliveira, Gustavo Braga, Louis Ventura and Rene Nascimento, 40 artists will participate with their works: Carlos Falchi, Flory Menezes, Luiz Sternick, Liza Papi, Junia Flavia d’Affonseca, Martha Spagnol, Marcos Amaro, Daniel Fontoura, Scylla Santos, Ilda Almeida, Isabel Amaro, Vera Hermano, Iris Alvares, Clelia Apostal, Bruno Schmidth. The exhibtion brings together the art and inspiration of various artists that express themselves through lines, colors and movements: “Each artist represents his or her cultural background and influences, whether abroad or in different states of Brazil. The return of the MIGRATION ART EXPO 2012 to New York, after displaying the art work of the participating artists in so many different locations, will enrich the cultural diversity of a city known for its multiculturalism. “