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Preview: Rafael Silveira’s “Mind’s Eye Funfair” at Atomica Gallery

Rafael Silveira (whom we introduced on the blog here) is gearing up for his first European solo show, "Mind's Eye Funfair," opening at Atomica Gallery in London on March 19. His paintings on sculptural panels reveal glimpses into a warped universe where the familiar and the kitsch become absurd. Silveira is particularly interested in circus and carnival settings, and this exhibition is filled with nostalgic imagery that evokes attractions only found in vintage photographs. "Mind's Eye Funfair" will also include metal sculptures and works on canvas. The show will be on view through April 11.

Rafael Silveira (whom we introduced on the blog here) is gearing up for his first European solo show, “Mind’s Eye Funfair,” opening at Atomica Gallery in London on March 19. His paintings on sculptural panels reveal glimpses into a warped universe where the familiar and the kitsch become absurd. Silveira is particularly interested in circus and carnival settings, and this exhibition is filled with nostalgic imagery that evokes attractions only found in vintage photographs. “Mind’s Eye Funfair” will also include metal sculptures and works on canvas. The show will be on view through April 11.

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