• Emanuel Nassar

    Galeria Millan

    Emanuel Nassar grew up in Belém, capital of the state of Pará in the north of Brazil, part of the Amazon region, and he continues to live there as well as in São Paulo. Celebrated as one of the major figures in contemporary Brazilian art, Nassar consistently demonstrates in his work a tension between his place in the panorama of international art and his relationship to the land of his birth, for it is from the day-to-day of local life that he draws elements that comprise the raw materials of his works.

    Nassar is inspired by the small city of Icoaraci, near Belém, including its markets of fish

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