Beyer Projects congratulates Julião Sarmento on his White Nights retrospective exhibition at the Fundação de Serralves in Porto, Portugal. The exhibition includes Sarmento's sculpture, White Exit (pictured, at left), produced in partnership with Beyer Projects in 2011.
"On November 23, the Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art will open the world’s largest-ever retrospective exhibition of the work of Julião Sarmento (Lisbon, 1948). Over the last four decades, Julião Sarmento's work has achieved widespread international circulation, making him one of Portugal’s best-known contemporary artists...
Sarmento's work explores themes of eroticism and sexuality, and questions concepts such as desire, absence, time and language, using different techniques - such as painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, film, photography and performance..." (Source: Fundação de Serralves)
The exhibition runs through March 3, 2013.