Valeria Nascimento solo exhibition
Preview: 13th October 2011, 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Exhibition dates:14th Oct – 13th Dec 2011
Woolff Gallery, 89 Charlotte St, London, W1T 4PU
t: + 44 207 631 0551
‘BOTANICA’ is a collection of new works by the internationally acclaimed Brazilian artist Valeria Nascimento. Valeria, whose chosen media is porcelain, has produced an outstanding selection of new work specifically for her solo-exhibition at the Woolff Gallery, London. The artist will use the 2 floors of gallery space to present an extensive variety of porcelain artworks, from single wall mounted pieces, to multiple wall mounted and free standing installations.
‘Botanica’, the Portuguese word for Botanical, refers to Nascimento’s inspiration drawn from the natural world. Her work delicately mirrors the repetition of nature in a contemporary style, she has been working with porcelain and developing this style over the last 25 years.
Valeria Nascimento has created installations and artworks for Tiffany & Co, Wedgewood, & Channel, as well as for a number of high-profile private collectors. Nascimento has exhibited extensively throughout Europe, Brazil and the USA.