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Anonymous artists’ collective ‘assume vivid astro focus’ is the name given to both an artists’ collective that prefers to remain anonymous, and it’s wide ranging aesthetic project founded by a New York based Brazilian artist.

avaf open exhibitions at Peres Projects, Berlin, ‘aqui volvemos adornos frivolos’ from 20 September; The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design in Oslo, Galerie Hussenot in Paris; and Casa Triangulo in Sao Paolo.

Their most recent show in Britain was ‘assume vivid astro focus XII: Butch Queen Realness With a Twist in Pastel Colors (featuring Dick Jewell),’ part of Tate Liverpool’s 2005 exhibition ‘Summer of Love: Art of the Psychedelic Era’.