Latin American Art and its Multiplicity. A review of the exhibition Conscientia by Rafaela Mendes Ferreira

‘Conscientia: Latin American Consciousness’ takes over the entirety of the Lloyds Club, a Grade II listed building with artworks that range from the 18th century to contemporary production. Curators Lavínia Freitas and Alicia Bastos embraced the challenge of displaying pieces within a wide time-frame in an accordingly emblematic building, with a selection that is underpinned by three main realms: spiritual, rational and emotional. These conceptual... Read More

Conscientia, Latin American Consciousness

“The totality of beliefs and sentiments common to the average members of a society forms a determinate system with a life of its own. It can be termed the collective or creative consciousness.” (Emile Durkheim) Art at Lloyds’ presents Conscientia: Latin American Consciousness, a group exhibition of colonial and contemporary painting and sculpture in the distinguished Lloyds Club in London, curated by Art at Lloyds’ Programme Manager Lavínia... Read More