Maura Grimaldi

(this page was last updated in July 2018)

São Paulo, Brazil, 1988.
Lives and works in Lisbon, Portugal.

PIPA Prize 2018 nominee.

Born in São Paulo, Maura Grimaldi completed her undergraduate and master’s degree at the University of São Paulo, Brazil. It was in the early years of her education that she began to develop her first artistic projects. Maura Grimaldi works as an artist and researcher. Her interests lies into subjects like phantasmagoria; the invisible; the already obsolete photographic technologies; and devices related to the immersive experience of images contemplation (Panoramas, darkrooms, magic lantern and other optical devices.). It’s trough the investigation of those subjects that the artist tries to reflect about the many conceptions of image.


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