Armenia Memorial
(1995)

"With the work of Josely Carvalho,
the São Paulo Metro expands its performance in the binomial Technology and Art. This intervention at the Armenian Station opens space for an artistic expression of great cultural significance. The creation of Josely Carvalho on a topic so precious to the Armenian community, strengthens the approach with a large part of the users who use the system, mainly in the North-South axis.
The emotion of the artist expressed in her work, through the burning of clay and the composition of the elements glass, clay, stone, water and earth gave meaning and harmony to the installation "Memorial Armênia", creating a peculiar format to a dialogue that started a long time ago 80 years from the diaspora of the Armenian people. [...]"


São Paulo Metropolitan Company - Subway

Photo credit: Fernando Bagnola