Jac Leirner introduces her exhibition Institutional Ghost. Described as a self-made Situationist, Leirner discusses her meticulous and patient process of constructing artworks out of commonplace objects, expanding methods of Brazilian Constructivism, Arte Povera, and Minimalism. Listen back to this talk.
Jac Leirner is considered one of Brazil’s most important contemporary artists. Leirner is best known for the sculptures and installations she creates from mundane objects and ephemera, including devalued bank notes, used envelopes, promotional tickets, empty cigarette packets and plastic shopping bags. View Artist
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