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Maria Theresa Alves

 (born 1961)
Maria Theresa Alves is active/lives in Germany, Brazil.  Maria Alves is known for floating garden piece sculpture, human migration themes.

Biography   Maria Theresa Alves


Maria Thereza Alves was born in 1961 in San Paolo in Brazil, and now (2016) lives in Berlin. In 1986, she co-founded the Green Party in Sao Paulo.

Maria Thereza Alves realizes site-specific works on art and ecological issues, local and environmental history involving botanists, public officials and communities. It bases its work on the idea that the farmland in industrialized countries and in developing countries is covered largely migrated from plant life in the territory or introduced from outside.

In the main European ports, it is a project, Seeds of Change, on the topic of the cargo ballast that crossed the oceans and plant linked to them. The soil used as ballast to anchor the merchant ships, was discharged once they arr   ...  Displaying 750 of 6175 characters.

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