Tangled Alphabets: León Ferrari and Mira Schendel
April 5–June 15, 2009
The International Council of The Museum of Modern Art Exhibition Gallery, sixth floor
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The exhibition in New York will be followed by presentations at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, November 24, 2009–March 1, 2010; and the Fundação Iberê Camargo, Porto Alegre, April 8, 2010 –July 11, 2010.
The exhibition is made possible by Agnes Gund, The International Council of The Museum of Modern Art, Mimi and Peter Haas Fund, Jerry I. Speyer and Katherine G. Farley, and Estrellita B. Brodsky.
Generous support is provided by Nelly Arrieta de Blaquier, Beatriz and Andrés von Buch, The Bruce T. Halle Family Foundation, Marie-Josée and Henry Kravis, David Rockefeller, and Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros with additional funding from Clarissa Alcock Bronfman, Mr. and Mrs. Eduardo F. Costantini, Andrea and José Olympio da Veiga Pereira, Safra National Bank of New York, Alvaro Saieh Bendeck, Diego Costa Peuser, Mr. and Mrs. Antón Apostolatos, Leopoldo Rodés and Ainhoa Grandes, Mr. and Mrs. Guillermo Cisneros, Marieluise Hessel, Mr. Nicholas Griffin and Mrs. Adriana Cisneros de Griffin, Eva Luisa Griffin, and Tomás Orinoco Griffin, Mrs. Yvonne Dadoo de Lewis, Sharon Schultz Simpson, TEN Arquitectos/Enrique Norten, and Milú Villela.
The accompanying publication has been prepared with the assistance and support of Charles Cosac and Michael Naify.