BANDITS & HEROES, POETS & SAINTS - POPULAR ART FROM THE NORTHEAST OF BRAZIL
BANDITS & HEROES, POETS & SAINTS - Popular Art From the Northeast of Brazil is an exhibition that uses the little known art of Northeast Brazil to tell the story of Brazil’s history, traditions and culture. Focusing especially on contributions from Africa, the exhibition presents sculptures, paintings, prints, religious objects, festival costumes, toys and other material that give access to the history and daily life of this complex and interesting area of the Americas.
This exhibition has three sections:
Expressions of Faith
The Land and Its People
Poetry, Celebration and Song