Tuesday, May 11, 8:00 PM
Erotica, nudity, religious themes, fallen angels and
biblical characters. The guiding principle of the work of Ricardo
Gomes is the male figure, the primary object of his gaze. But the
queer approach, reinforced by the influence of the underground,
argues that there are sex roles essential or biologically inscribed
in human nature.
The vision is brought to heteronormative representations
and Appointing provocative homoerotic and fetishistic. The technique
full of chiaroscuro and realism of pictures create an atmosphere
of libido, which is reinforced in the assembly.
Ricardo Gomes, born in Taguatinga is self-taught artist.
In 2009 he had a retrospective exhibition of his gay work (Queer
According to Hugh Smith, the exhibition curator, Ricardo
is identified with a transgressive posture and defense of the classifications
and standards. In a queer approach, reinforced by the influence
of underground, argues that there are sex roles essential or biologically
inscribed in human nature. The vision is caused with heteronormative
representations and Appointing provocative theme and fetish and
The men he shows us exude masculinity but are quiet, unarmed. A
hay to harden, but without ever losing her tenderness, says Hugo.
— translation by Google