Sunday, March 7, 2010

Libyan Art Exposition at the Museu Afro Brasil

The Afro Brazil Museum (Museu Afro Brasil) and the Gaddafi International Foundation for Charitable Associations, under the leadership of architect and artist Saif El Islam El Gaddafi, son of the Libyan leader present "The Desert is Not Silent" - a selection of the finest pieces of the archaeological heritage and contemporary art from Libya.

Visitors can admire archaeological Greek-Roman and Islamic pieces in the form of sculptures, mosaics and objects of everyday life. The exhibition brings together 28 valuable archaeological items and 51 paintings. The public will have the opportunity to experience the variety and richness of the historical past of Libya and some of its contemporary art.

The show is traveling and has been displayed in 10 major cities in the world: Paris, Berlin, London, Rome, Milan, Geneva, Vienna, Madrid, Tokyo and Montreal.

Where: Museu Afro Brasil, Av. Pedro Álvares Cabral, s/nº - Ibirapuera - São Paulo
When: From March 9th to April 18th. Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm.

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