Jonathas de Andrade

b. 1982, Maceió, Brazil | lives and work in Recife, Brazil

Jonathas de Andrade works with installation, photography, and video to explore constructs of love and the process of urbanization, with particular emphasis on Brazil’s vibrant but often overlooked northeast region. His 2013 work Posters for the Museum of the Man of the Northeast (Cartazes para o Museu do Homem do Nordeste) is a series of (fake) posters for the Museum of the Man of the Northeast, an anthropological institution founded in 1979 in the city of Recife.

Photo: Esdras Bezerra de Andrade

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