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For its upcoming exhibition, Galerie Agnès Monplaisir has chosen to present two of its Brazilian artists. Marcos Coelho Benjamim is from Nanuque, in the state of Minas Gerais and Iuri Sarmento was also born in the same state, in Montes Claros, but instead he lives and works today in Salvador (Bahia). Both artists have in common a taste for the use of materials and for references belonging to theirs roots and cultures. The exhibition is going to be part of the event that puts together the galleries of the neighborhood, Art Saint-Germain-des-Prés 2015, with a double opening on Thursday 28th and Sunday 31st.