Máscara Vivian Girls on The Farm, Paula Rego
The Serralves Foundation has launched an edition of reusable protective masks, inspired by works by an artist present in Serralves' collection and currently on display at the Museum.
The domains of literature are also frequently explored by the artist in her work, the work that inspires this mask and is present in Serralves' collection belongs to the series of paintings “The Vivian Girls on the Farm” (1984, inspired by the book “ Henry Darger's The Realms of the Unreal is an example of this. Although based on the tales of seven princesses, daughters of Robert Vivian, enslaved and tortured by soldiers, it is, as is usual for the artist, a reinterpretation and not an illustration of the story itself.
The mask is reusable for up to 25 washes, certified by Citeve, with an Antimicrobial, Antifungal and Antibacterial finish.
Model with two clamps and adjustment to the nose.
Our masks are produced locally by Tétribérica, Sustainable Fashion.
Paula Rego is one of the most recognized Portuguese artists worldwide, her realistic and provocative paintings have as one of the central elements the role and condition of women in contemporary society, as well as all the universes that surround her.
- 100% Polyester; Inside: 100% Polypropylene; Back: 100% Cotton
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