Silvia Mecozzi

Nominated artist for PIPA 2011.

Born in 1956, in São Paulo, Brazil

Watch the video OlÓdÒdÓ, by Silvia Mecozzi. The video was presented at MAM – Bahia.

Creation: Silvia Mecozzi
Images: Silvia Mecozzi and Alice Freire
Screenplay: Silvia Mecozzi, Alice Freire e Fernando Saiki
Animation and film editing: Fernando Saiki
Sound: Felipe Ribeiro

Solo Exhibitions

2009
- Museu Arte Moderna  da Bahia- olódòdó – Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
- Cité International des Arts- liberer l’horizon, réinventer l’espace – Paris, France
2007
- Galerie Sycomore Art – Paris , France
- Celma Albuquerque Art Gallery – simultâneas – Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
2005
- Estação Pinacoteca – ouriças-   São Paulo
- Gabinete de Arte Raquel Arnaud – mera esfera espera espinho – São Paulo
- Museum of Modern Art – Salvador, Bahia
-MARGS – Museu de Arte do Rio Grande do Sul – Porto Alegre
- Espaço Cultural dos Correios – Rio de Janeiro
1998
- IBEU Gallery – versos plásticos – Rio de Janeiro
- Morumbi Chapel – São Paulo
- Millan Art Gallery – versos plásticos – São Paulo
1997
- La Galeria – Punta del Este, Uruguay
1996
- Ox Space / André Millan – São Paulo
- Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo – São Paulo

Group Exhibitions

2009
Era Uma Vez…Arte Conta Historias do Mundo – CCBB-SP and Centro Dragão do Mar Arte Cultura
- Geometria e Abstração-  Gabinete de Arte Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo
- Slick 2009 – Paris, France
- Art Basel – Miami Beach – USA
2008
- Entre o Plano e o Espaço – Gabinete de Arte Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo
- Slick 2008 – Paris, France
- SP-Arte 2008 – São Paulo
- ARCO – Madrid, Spain
2007
- Olhar Seletivo – Gabinete de Arte Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo
- Transparencias- Gabinete de Arte Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo
- SP-Arte 2007 – São Paulo
- ARCO – Madrid, Spain
2006
- Art Basel  Miami Beach – USA
2005
- Still Life – Museum of Contemporary Art (MAC), Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro
2004
- Engraving with Liliana Lobo – UFSC Gallery, Florianópolis, Santa Catarina
- Contemporary Art: An Open History – Gabinete de Arte Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo
- Still Life – MAC USP/SESI Art Gallery, São Paulo
- Lambe-Lambe Project, São Paulo
2003
- Art Basel – Miami Beach, USA
- ARCO Parallel Exhibition – Gabinete de Arte Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo
- ARCO – Madrid, Spain
- Israelis and Palestinians Together – SESC Pompéia, São Paulo
- Plurality in Brazilian Art – UFES Art Center, Vitória, Espírito Santo
2002
- Open Opera – Casa das Rosas, São Paulo
2001
- 7th Small Formats Exhibition – UNAMA, Belém, Pará
1999
- United Artists V – Travels and Identities – Casa das Rosas, São Paulo
1997
- Projects’ 1997 – Paço das Artes, São Paulo
1995
- 5th Santos Biennial – Santos, São Paulo
- 23rd Salon of Contemporary Art – Santo André, São Paulo
- 21st Salon of Contemporary Art – Santo André, São Paulo
1992
- 19th Bunkyo Exhibition – Society of Japanese Culture, São Paulo
1990
- “Clothing – an Art Object?” Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
- “Clothing as an Object of Art” Palácio das Artes, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais

Awards

2001    Acquisition Prize – Small Formats Exhibition, UNAMA, Belém, Pará
1995    Acquisition Prize – XXIIIrd Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Santo André, São Paulo
1994    Revelation, Painting – São Paulo Association of Art Critics

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