Jonathas de Andrade


Maceió, AL, 1982.
Lives and works in Recife, PE.

PIPA 2011 Finalist.
PIPA 2010 nominee.

Video made by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2011.

Video made by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2010.

About the artist

He works with installations, actions and photo-researches.

Graduated in Social Communications – UFPE, 2007.

Participated in the 7th Bienal do Mercosul (2009). He held solo exhibitions at Instituto Itaú Cultural and Galeria Vermelho (São Paulo); Furnas Cultural (Rio de Janeiro); Instituto Cultural Banco Real e Fundação Joaquim Nabuco (Recife). He published the collection Amor e Felicidade no Casamento, in partnership with Yana Parente (2008).

In 2009, developed the project Documento Latinamerica – Condução à Deriva, with an immersion in research in South America countries, through the scholarships Funarte (Rio de Janeiro) and of Salão de Artes Plásticas de Pernambuco. He was awarded in the video-art competition from Fundação Joaquim Nabuco.

In 2010, he developed a project for the 29a Bienal de São Paulo.

In 2011, he was shortlisted for the Marcantonio Vilaça Award.

In 2012, he participated in the following group shows:
- Future Generation Art Prize 2012 [21 Shortlisted Artists] – Pinchukartcentre – Kiev – Ucraine
- Tropikalizmy – Gdańsk City Gallery – Gdańsk – Poland
- When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes – CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art – San Francisco – USA
- New Brazil / Bolívia Now – Memorial da América Latina – São Paulo – Brazil
- Salvajes – Digesting Europe Piece by Piece – Traneudstillingen Exhibition Space – Copenhagen, Denmark
- Prêmio CNI/SESI Marcantonio Vilaça para Artes Plásticas – Palácio do Comércio – Associação Comercial de Maceió – Maceió – Brazil
- Prêmio CNI/SESI Marcantonio Vilaça para Artes Plásticas – Fortaleza São José de Macapá – Macapá – Brazil
- Prêmio CNI/SESI Marcantonio Vilaça para Artes Plásticas – Palácio da Instrução – Cuiabá – Brazil
- Prêmio CNI/SESI Marcantonio Vilaça para Artes Plásticas – Centro Cultural Usina do Gasômetro – Porto Alegre – RS – Brazil
- Prêmio CNI/SESI Marcantonio Vilaça para Artes Plásticas – Casa França Brasil – Rio de Janeiro – RJ – Brazil
- The Crowd Behind Us – Abdali/King Hussein Street – Amam – Jordania
- The Ungovernables – New Museum Triennial – New Museum – New York – USA


Represented by Galeria Vermelho.

Site: www.jonathasdeandrade.com

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