Pedro Motta

Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil,1977.
Lives and works in Belo Horizonte and São João Del Rei, MG, Brazil.

PIPA 2012 and 2013 nominee.

Video made by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2013.

About the artist

Graduated from the Escola de Belas Artes, UFMG in 2002.

Main solo exhibitions: BES Photo, 2013, Museu Coleção Berardo, Lisbon; “Campo Fértil”, 2012, Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paulo; “Reacción Natural”, 2011, Centro de Exposiciones SUBTE, Montevideo, Uruguay and 27º Salão Nacional de Arte de Belo Horizonte, Bolsa Pampulha, 2004, Museu da Pampulha.

Main group exhibitions: “Paisagem Suspensa’["Suspended Landscape"], 2012, Paço das Artes, São Paulo, Brazil; “What Now?”, 2012, Bendana-Pinel Art Contemparain, Paris, France; “Panorama da Arte Brasileira”, 2011, MAM, São Paulo, Brazil; “Under Construction Art and Architecture in Coleção Teixeira de Freitas”, 2011, Espacio de las Artes, Tenerife, Spain; “Peso y Levedad”, 2011, Photoespaña, Instituto Cervantes, Madrid, Spain; “Paisagem Submersa”, Fotoseptiembre, 2011, Museu Ex-Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City, Mexico; “Geometria Impura”, 2010, Centro de Arte Hélio Oiticica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; “50 anos de Arte Brasileira”, Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil; 2th Bucharest Biennale, 2006, Bucharest, Romania; 5th International Biennial of Photography and Visual Arts of Liège, 2006, Liege, Belgium and Contemporary Brazilian Photography, 2006, Neue Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany.

Published books: “Temprano”, Funarte, 2010 and “Paisagem Submersa”, Cosac Naify, 2008.

Represented by: Luisa Strina Gallery ( in São Paulo, Brazil), Silvia Cintra + Box 4 Gallery ( in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Celma Albuquerque Gallery ( in Belo Horizonte, Brazil)and Bendana-Pinel Gallery ( in Paris, France).

Website: www.pedromotta.net

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