The Museu de Arte de São Paulo.

Tomás Toledo Named Chief Curator of Museu de Arte de São Paulo

The Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP) announced that Tomás Toledo has been promoted to chief curator. Toledo first joined the institution in 2014 and has curated various exhibitions, including “A mão do povo brasileiro” (The Hand of the Brazilian People, 2016), “Miguel Rio Branco: Nada levarei qundo morrer” (Miguel Rio Branco: When I Die I Will Take Nothing, 2017), and most recently, “Histórias afro-atlânticas (Afro-Atlantic Histories, 2018). Toledo is also currently preparing the show “Lina Bo Bardi: Habitat at MASP,” which will open in 2019.

In addition, the museum appointed Fabio Frayha as its new director of finance and operations. Frayha has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo and a postgraduate diploma in art history from the Courtauld Institute of Art in London. He succeeds Lucas Pessôa, who was integral to the museum’s process of restructuring its operations over the course of the past four years.