Luiza Baldan

Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 1980.
Lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, RJ.

PIPA 2010, 2011 and 2012 nominee.

Video made by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2011.

Video made by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2010.

Videos by the artist

Suave, 2012

Petricor, 2011

De murunduns e fronteiras, 2010


About the artist

Luiza Baldan has a MFA degree from LVPPGAV/EBA/UFRJ (Rio de Janeiro, 2010) and a BFA degree from Florida International University (Miami, 2002).

In 2012 the artist is part of the national project and traveling exhibition Rumos Artes Visual 2011–2013 by Itaú Cultural, being selected for the CRAC art residency in Valparaiso (Chile).

Selected solo exhibitions include Studio-X (Rio de Janeiro, 2012), Mercedes Viegas Gallery (Rio de Janeiro, 2011), MAC (Niterói, 2011), Centro Universitario MariAntonia (Sao Paulo, 2010); Plataforma Revólver (Lisbon, 2010); Olido / CCSP (Sao Paulo, 2008); and Anexo Laura Marsiaj (Rio de Janeiro, 2007).

Selected group shows include “Collecting Collections and Concepts” (curated by Paulo Mendes. Guimarães, Portugal, 2012), “O Lugar da Linha” (curated by Felipe Scovino. Paço das Artes SP and MAC Niteroi, 2010); “Nova Arte Nova” (curated by Paulo Venâncio Filho. CCBB RJ and SP, 2008-2009); “BAC!” (Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Spain, 2008).

Selected awards include the XI Marc Ferrez Photography Prize / Funarte (2010); acquisition prize at the 37th Santo Andre Salon of Contemporary Art (2009) and at “First Photography Exhibition” / CCSP (2008); honorable mention from Iberê Camargo Foundation (2007); and the Brown and Marion Whatley Scholarship (Miami, 2002).

Represented by the gallery: Mercedes Viegas.


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