Exhibition: Kirchgassner: A Solitary Modernist
21st February-4th June 2017, Oscar Niemeyer Museum, Curitiba, Brazil
Between 21st February and 4th June 2017 it will be held the exhibition "Kirchgassner: A Solitary Modernist" in the Oscar Niemeyer Museum, Curitiba, Brazil.
"Kirchgässner was born in Germany in 1899, coming to Brazil shortly thereafter in 1909. In Curitiba, the German studied Fine Arts and Architecture by correspondence at the Karnack-Hachfeld Architectktur System in Potsdam and at the Deutche Kunstschule in Berlin.
"Inserted in the multicultural formation of Curitiba, Kirchgassner executed the first modernist houses of the city within the spirit of the avant-gardes of Germany of the 1920s", points out Salvador Gnoato, curator of the show."
More details: website [portuguese]