01 Jul – 27 Jul 2019
Stroke by stroke, in a constant cyclic motion, like the sound of a drum that with each beat,gains more strength and body. Up close, the furrows remain parallel, like furrows carved into canvases and walls. When viewed in perspective, they form expressions, scars, delimit the space and configure the vast creative universe that is the artist Francisco Rodrigues da Silva, better known by his pseudonym Nunca (meaning never). The 36-year-old São Paulo native is one of the most prominent names in the national and international graffiti scene and owns an extremely recognizable style that has already made disciples on the streets and on canvas. After dozens of exhibitions at institutions around the world, he opens “Meide in Brazil”, his first solo show on Brazilian soil.