Fernanda Figueiredo (BR)

Fernanda Figueiredo studied Architecture at Universidade Mackenzie and Visual Arts at Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado in São Paulo. From 2005 to 2015, she worked actively with the filmmaker Eduardo Mattos as a collaborative duo. Together they have taken part in the artist residency PICTURE BERLIN (2012) and have had several exhibitions in galleries and institutions. Such as MAM - Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, MAM - Museum of Modern Art, Bahia and Centro Cultural São Paulo. They also received three sponsorship grants by the Brazilian Ministry of Culture: Programa de Difusão Cultural e Intercâmbio (2013), Conexão Cultura Brasil (2014) and Programa Rede Nacional FUNARTE Artes Visuais, 11ª Edição (2014). They also have works in the collection of MAM - Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro. Since 2016 she started pursuing her solo career. In 2017 she received the German grant Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt and exhibited her work at Kunstquartier Bethanien, Urlaub Projects and tête in Berlin.