Deyson Gilbert, PROUN to vinegar and tear gas 15+20+15 (OTO), 2015.

Deyson Gilbert (Brazil) is a visual artist, writer, tutor and editor of the art critical magazine 大字报 (Dazibao). He is interested in aesthetics, politics and philosophy and value creation of representation. Deyson has been developing dense and multifaceted research, characterised by an insisting aversion to formal-stylistic consistency, thematic coherence and theoretical simplification.

With support from

Moraes-Barbosa Collection

Artist’s website



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