(this page was last updated in March 2022)
Lives and works in Cuiabá, Brazil.
Member of the PIPA Prize Nominating Committee 2021 and 2022.
Naine Terena holds a doctorate in education from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP), and a master in arts from UnB. She is a researcher at the Pinacoteca de São Paulo, in the Decay project, financed by the Riksbankens Jubileunsfond. She is part of the Rede Multimundos research network at UFMT, where she coordinates the research project “Lab Gentes” focused on art, education, social movements, and technologies. She was the curator of the first Indigenous art exhibition at the Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, “Véxoa Nós sabemos”, and one of the curators of the Indigenous art festival “rec-tyty”, as well as of the urban arts festival CURA – 2021 and the curatorial team of the Salão Jovem Arte Mato-grossense 2021. In 2020 she worked for the promotion of the film “A Febre”, by Maya Da-Rin. In 2021 she was a member of the PIPA Award Nomination Committee and the jury of the 13th São Paulo International Biennial of Architecture.