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Iran do Espirito Santo (born 1963) is a Brazilian artist, based in São Paulo. His work is included in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. He has exhibited at the Venice Biennale and the Bienal de São Paulo. Iran do Espirito Santo is well known for his minimalist sculptures that have a "meditative tranquility". His work takes common industrial objects and places them into a new domain of "ethereal purity" by using materials such as glass, stainless steel, plaster and stone.
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Artist, Engraver, Conceptual Artist, Installation Artist, Painter, Sculptor
Iran do Espírito Santo, Iran Espírito Santo, Téofilo do Espírito Santo, Iran Teofilo Espírito Santo, Iran de Espírito Santo, Iran do Espirito Santo
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  • Chosen Memories: Contemporary Latin American Art from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Gift and Beyond Exhibition catalogue, Hardcover, 128 pages

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