Jose Leonilson | the artist




The artist Jose Leonilson
Born March 1 1957, Fortaleza, Brazil.
Died May 28 1993 Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Style and technique of the artist: Drawing, Venice Biennale,


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Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.

Rios de palavras [Words river]
I Am Your Man. 1992. Watercolor and ink on paper; MOMA collection
The Leonilson Project, created by the artist’s family and friends, existed on an informal basis from September 1993 until March 1995, at which point a non-profit-making Civil Society was founded, in order to catalogue and organise the artist’s works…
Portrait of the artist


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