Lecture: Coup D’etat


On Saturday, September 10th at 12pm, Sabrina Barrios will give a lecture at Snug Harbor Cultural Center in Staten Island, NY. The artist will talk about her work, process and her latest 2 part site-specific installations “Coup D’etat” (How They Did It–Wassaic, NY and How To Resist–Staten Island, NY), on view until September 18th and 11th, respectively.

Coup D’etat | PT subtitles

To all Brazilian warriors /// Às guerreiras do Brasil

Brazilian artist Sabrina Barrios speaks about her two-part site-specific installation “Coup D’etat” (NY, 2016). Through symbolism, the artist tells the story of the end of democracy in her home country, Brazil.
Artista brasileira Sabrina Barrios fala sobre sua obra “Golpe de Estado” (NY, 2016).
Através de símbolos, a artista conta a história do fim da democracia no Brasil.

*Full artist talk at The Wassaic Project: youtube.com/watch?v=wcY33EwuRyI
**Music by Matt Herron

Saturday Studio Visit | Episode 4

Episode 4:
Sabrina Barrios reveals secrets about time travel and a found wormhole connecting 2 places in time; and how this wormhole relates to the political situation in Brazil.

This Artist Talk happened at The Wassaic Project in NY (August 6th, 2016).


Saturday Studio Visit
Brazilian born–Brooklyn based multimedia artist Sabrina Barrios hosts studio visits with the audience, where she shares her work and practice.

Live and uncensored version every Saturday on Snapchat (sabrina.barrios) and a 1 min. edited version on Instagram (sabrina_barrios).