Mira Schendel

Date/place of birth

1919 ZurichSwitzerland

Day/place of death

24. July 1988 São PauloBrazil

Mira Schendel - biography

Mira Schendel was one of the most influential artists of the 20th century in Latin America. Born in Zurich in 1919 to Jewish parents, she had a Catholic upbringing in Italy. Due to fascist persecution, she felt forced to break off her philosophy studies in 1938 and to leave the country and thus emigrated to Brazil via Yugoslavia, Switzerland and Austria, settling in Sao Paulo.

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Mira Schendel Untitled €47.880