By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The National Museum of Fine Arts, in Rio de Janeiro, presents, since Friday (December 23rd), a public exhibition on the French Artistic Mission in Brazil. The exhibit will run until March and displays over fifty works of art.
The exhibition celebrates a French artistic mission that took place two hundred years ago, bringing an entourage of foreign artists to Brazil to implement the teaching of arts and to spread a new aesthetic style.
Featuring fifty works by these artists, produced both in Brazil and upon their return to Europe, the exhibition . . .