Anna Paola Protásio

Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 1966.
Lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

PIPA 2010 nominee.

Video by the artist: Instante Fraturado

About the artist

Anna Paola Protasio has a BA in Architecture, and she appropriates common objects of everyday life in their works.

But the artist is interested not only for its size-formal and structural, is also from the desires and actions, symbolism and metaphors implicitly linked to the objects that the artist is building her poetry.


- Art Courses at Escola de Artes Visuais,Parque Laje, Rio de Janeiro.
- Art History courses at PUC do Rio de Janeiro.
- Courses in Art History and drawing in Oxford, UK.
- Drawing course at Exeter, USA.
- Architect and Urbanist, Faculdade de Arquitetura Santa Úrsula, Rio de Janeiro.

Solo Exhibitions

- Exposição Centro Cultural dos Correios – Rio de Janeiro – June – July
- Exposição Museu Nacional de Belas Artes – Rio de Janeiro – March – June
- Exposição Sesc São José do Rio Preto – São Paulo – May.
- Exposição Sesc Bauru – São Paulo – March and April
- Exposição Sesc São José dos Campos – São Paulo – December 2008 and January 2009.
- Exposição Casa França Brasil – Rio de Janeiro- September.
- Exposição Sesc Ribeirão Preto – São Paulo -September.

Group Exhibitions

- III Salão de Arte Contemporânea Brasileira – Conjunto Cultural da Caixa Econômica Federal São Paulo – São Paulo- December.

27º Salão de Artes Plásticas  Anuário Embu das Artes – SP


3º Prize – Category -Other Languages ( Photography, installation, video-installation and performance) – at  27º Salão de Artes Plásticas Embu das Artes – São Paulo


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