Monkeys bit me! radio show invites Cecília Acevedo
The Monkeys Bite Me! (pt. Macacos Me Mordam! / es. Que Los Monos Me Muerdan!) is back, a cultural program by São Rafael Galleries with a special focus on Contemporary Art.
A collaboration with Radio A Bordo from Madrid and D. Mona Productions which brings together in a polyphonic and multilingual space a selection of artists from the most varied areas of intervention, allowing you to listen, ask, contest and discover the best of the national and international artistic vanguard . Art and Future made by Artists. With Mónica Kahlo and Sílvia Raposo. The program also includes a section with weekly highlights of the works and artists represented at São Rafael Galleries.
On the 1st November the Monkeys Bite Me! invites the fiber artist Cecília Acevedo. Cecília Acevedo is a crochetpainting artist, born in Chile in 1988, who merged her passion for crochet with her scientific knowledge of Anatomy, human movement and neuroscience. She started working with textile fibers to increase the sensorial experience, adding the tactile system. The yarns used are of various compositions, both synthetic and natural, even yarns botanicals, which are hand-dyed by the artist with natural pigments. Cecília’s work came to shake the world of Contemporary Art, highlighted in several exhibitions in Italia and Chile.