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contemporary art

The artist and the alphabet

UNESCO recently declared Arabic calligraphy as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity. Centuries before, Ibn e Muqla sensed the potential of lettering and invented the Khatt ath tuluth and other important Arabic calligraphy…

Socialize art forms

Certain moments in the history of art are formed by institutional processes of recovery of singular subjects which can come to define a whole generation of artists or even the cultural production of a territory. In the Brazilian case,…