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The Museum of Modern Art presents Ernesto Neto: Navedenga

Ernesto Neto - "Navedenga", 1998 - Polyamide stretch fabric, sand, styrofoam, cloves, cord, and ribbon,144 x 180 x 252 inches Gift of Donald L. Bryant, Jr. Installation view of Navedenga and the Ovaloids, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, NY, 1998. Photo: Oren Slor.

The Museum of Modern Art, MoMA, presents Ernesto
Neto: Navedenga, an installation of the room-size sculpture Navedenga (1998) by
Ernesto Neto (born 1964)
, one of the most influential Brazilian
artists working today. Navedenga was acquired in 2007 and is on view for the
first time at the Museum from January 22 to April 26, 2010.
installation is organized by Doryun Chong, Associate Curator, and Nora Lawrence,
Curatorial Assistant, Department of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern