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Priya Pereira

View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

“Puzzle de Brasil”: A Topographical Tourist Map

Posted: August 18, 2016
Category: Priya Pereira
While the 2016 Rio Olympic Games encourage development in Brazil and bolster the country’s worldwide reputation, NMWA’s Betty Boyd Dettre Library and Research Center (LRC) is showing a work that...
A brightly colored book displayed open whose pages decrease in size toward the center. To the left, a vertical rectangle on which is depicted five stylized faces with black hair, medium-dark skintone,  green eyes, and no mouths. A black cat with green eyes is also among the faces.

Wordplay and Whimsy: Priya Pereira’s Book Art

Posted: July 5, 2016
Category: Priya Pereira
NMWA’s Betty Boyd Dettre Library and Research Center (LRC) currently features an exhibition showcasing works by book Mumbai-based artist Priya Pereira. The artist explores Indian culture, history, time, and language...
A brightly colored book displayed open whose pages decrease in size toward the center. To the left, a vertical rectangle on which is depicted five stylized faces with black hair, medium-dark skintone,  green eyes, and no mouths. A black cat with green eyes is also among the faces.