Agostinho Batista de Freitas

Agostino Batista de Freitas was born in 1927 in Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil. In 1952 he began his artistic career. He died in 1997.

Solo Exhibitions
1952 Modern Art Museum of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo
Modern Art Museum of Bahia, Brazil
Modern Art Museum of Salvador, Brazil
Campinas Museum of Contemporary Art, Brazil
1966 Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro
1978 Art Center, Sao Paulo
1980 Paulo Figueiredo Art Gallery, Sao Paulo
1983 Ipanema Gallery, Rio de Janeiro
1985 Jose Duarte Aguiar Gallery, Sao Paulo
1987 Museu de Sol, Penapolis, Brazil

Group Exhibitions
1966 “Venice Biennial”, “The Artist and the Machine”, Museum of Modern
Art, Rio de Janeiro
Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro
1974 Eletroradiobras de Pinheiros, Sao Paulo
1979 Modern Art Museum of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo
1980 National Institute of Fine Arts, Carrilo Gil Museum, Mexico City
1984 Museum of Art, Goiana
1988 Pinacoteca do Estado, Sao Paulo
1994 Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo
1995 Fieo, Osasco, Sao Paulo
1996 Fieo, Osasco, Sao Paulo
Casa de Rosas, Sao Paulo
2003 “The Na?¯ve World”, GINA Gallery of International Na?¯ve Art, Tel Aviv

Bibliography
“Dicionario de Artes Plasticas no Brasil”, Roberto Pontual, 1969, Rio de Janeiro
“Historia da Arte Brasileira”, Pietro Maria Bardi, 1975, Sao Paulo
“Dicionario Brasileiro de Artistas Plasticos”, Carlos Cavalcanti, 1976-1980, Brasilia
“L’arche de Noe et Les Naifs”, Louis Pauwels, 1977, Paris
“Aspects of Brazilian Primitive Painting”, Aquino de Flavio, 1978, Rio de Janeiro
“Colecao de Arte Brasileira”, Joao Marino, 1983, Sao Paulo
“Dicionario Critico da Pintura no Brasil”, Jose Roberto Leite, 1988, Rio de Janeiro
 “Pensando a Arte”, Mario Schenberg, 1988, Sao Paulo
“Na?¯ve Art in Brazil”, Jacques Ardies, 1998, Sao Paulo