Marepe | the artist
The artist Marepe
Pseudonym: Marcos Reis Peixoto
Born 1970, Santo Antonio de Jesus, Bahia, Brazil.
Lives and works in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, .
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The work of Marepe (Marcos Reis Peixoto) resides in a conceptual border zone between the utilitarian and the poetic, where everyday objects from his environment in Bahia are transformed through artistic intervention…
Everday objects, performance, and the symbolism of a dead tree trunk
Following the principle of changeable scenery on a stage, the structure can be pushed apart or together: a tiny room to live in, which can be opened or closed as needed.