Agence Germain Pire




Vernissage de Chico Togni "Nothing like the good old oil"

Opening 21.11.2014, 06:00 PM
Exhibition from 21.11.14 to 28.02.15

Texte Antonio Ewbank

Born in 1981, Itajubá, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Lives and works in São Paulo, SP, Brazil.
Chico Togni had his major in sculpture from the School of Communications and Arts at the University of São Paulo in January 2005 and participated in the main Salons and Awards of the country, such as: Programa de Exposições and Prêmio Aquisição of Centro Cultural São Paulo; 14˚ Bahia Art Salon; Prêmio Projéteis de Arte Contemporânea of Funarte, Rio de Janeiro; Salão de Abril in Fortaleza; Temporada de Projetos of Paço das Artes, among others. More recently he participated in the research program of the Smithsonian Institution for artists in Washington DC (United States) and the Comic Sans exhibition in Quito (Ecuador). Chico Togni brews beer in his studio. He was recently in residence in Red Bull Station/Sao Paulo 2014.

Born in Franca, São Paulo in 1983. He graduated in Fine Arts at University of São Paulo in 2006, had a master degree in 2012 and is currently conducting doctoral research at the same school. Presented solo exhibitions at Centro Universitário Maria Antonia (São Paulo, 2009), Paço das artes (São Paulo, 2009) and Centro Cultural São Paulo (São Paulo, 2008). Antonio has participeted in the following group exhibitions: Comic Sans (Center for Contemporary Art, Quito, 2012), Shop 99 (Galeria Homero Massena, Victoria, 2011), 748 600 = (Paço das artes; São Paulo 2011), PIN (Gallery Baró Cruz, São Paulo 2011), Summer Exhibition (Gallery Box 4, Rio de Janeiro 2010), Máquina (Museu de Arte de Ribeirão Preto, 2009), Abre Alas (Gallery a Gentil Carioca, Rio de Janeiro, 2009), X Salão Nacional Victor Meirelles (Museu de Arte de Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, 2008), 3 + 2 (BNB Cultural Center; Fortaleza, 2008).
Location: La Maudite
61, rue Rébeval
75019 Paris
M° Pyrénées, Belleville, Buttes Chaumont
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Date: Friday, November 21, 2014
Time: 18:00-21:00 CET

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