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Silas Martí

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Art fairs

Flagging Brazilian economy puts a damper on sales at SP-Arte

Galleries showing in the São Paulo fair tailored their selections and adjusted prices to meet the slump in demand

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Biennials & festivals

Four artists to see at the São Paulo biennial

As the country faces political chaos, the long-running exhibition finds a patch of order with a garden theme

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Artists divided over Rio Olympic Games

Doubts hang over city's ability to provide public services during event as Brazil's financial troubles deepen

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Recession takes a heavy toll on Brazil’s art scene

Some museums have closed their doors as other ailing institutions look to the Olympics to raise funds

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Art fairs

São Paulo photo fair finds winning strategy in local focus

Dealers from the city reported brisk sales at the opening of SP-Arte/Foto, mainly for works by Brazilian artists

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Collectors

Time running out for Casa Daros in Rio

City’s mayor offers public support to keep Swiss-based collection’s space open

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Economics

Boom to bust: Brazil's arts lose out as economy stalls

Funding squeeze causes museums and institutions around the country to postpone or cancel exhibitions

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Christie's

Christie’s pulls works from Latin American auction after ‘forgery’ concerns

Ten items from one collection withdrawn from New York auctions