16/04/2012 | Wish Magazine – Exhibition of paintings by Neves Torres

Exhibition: Painter Neves Torres (born in Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, in 1932), little known to the general public, gains his first individual exhibition at the Estação Art Gallery. The exhibition shows 15 works by this artist who started to draw paintings less than ten years ago, encouraged by his son who showed concern about his retired father. In 2010, Neves enrolled in the Brazilian Naïfs Biennial, organised by SESC in Piracicaba. At that time, at the first such event he participated in, he walked off with the “acquisition” prize, having competed against some 500 competitors and calling the attention of gallery owner Vilma Eid, who was the president of the jury, and invited him to be part of the team of artists on show at her gallery. Neves Torres – Painting, from 16 April to 19 May 2012, Estação Gallery, Rua Ferreira de Araújo, 625, São Paulo, telephone 0xx11 3813-7253

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