A large, abandoned Victorian hospital in the heart of Sao Paulo, Cidade Matarazzo became an artists’ playground for the project “Made by Brazilians.” Kenny Scharf, Arne Quinze, Joana Vasconcelos, Charley Case, Saner and others transformed the building with immersive installations in the weeks leading up to the Sao Paulo Biennial. Before plans to remodel the estate are put into effect, viewers are welcome to visit the space through October 11. Read more on Hi-Fructose.
In an exclusive interview, Aron Wiesenfeld talks about his new mysterious, ambient paintings for his solo show “Solstice” at Arcadia Contemporary, opening Thursday. In our conversation, he discusses his views on mortality, gleaning inspiration from Pagan customs and his new techniques. Read more on Hi-Fructose.