Guilherme Peters

(this page was last updated in March 2020)

São Paulo, Brazil, 1987.
Lives and works in São Paulo, Brazil.

Represented by Galeria Vermelho.

PIPA 2016 nominee.

Graduated in Fine Arts at Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado in 2010. His works transit between video, performance and installation, investigating the relations between history, art, culture, politics, resistance and transformation. His works can be found in permanent collections as Coleção Figueiredo Ferraz (Ribeirão Preto, Brazil), Collecion Konex, (Buenos Aires, Argentina). Recently directed the feature film ‘Proxy Reverso’ in collaboration with the artist Roberto Winter. The film was presented at the Cinema Festival Semana dos Realizadores, and won three awards: editing and inventing, award ABD- independent audiovisual and special jury award.

Participated in group exhibitions as: ‘Verbo’, Galeria Vermelho, 2009 (São Paulo, Brazil), ‘À Sombra do Futuro’, Instituto Cervantes, (São Paulo, Brazil), ‘Ensaios de Geopoéticas’ – 8ª Mercosul Biennial, 2011 (Porto Alegre, Brazil), ‘Panoramas do Sul’ – 17° International Festival of Contemporary Art Videobrasil, 2011, SESC Belenzinho (São Paulo, Brazil), FLAM III [Forum of Live Art Amsterdam] – Arti et Amicitiae, 2012 (Amsterdam, Netherlands), ‘Gravura em campo expandido’, Pinacoteca do Estado, 2012 (São Paulo, Brazil), ‘Amor e ódio a Lygia Clark’, Zacheta National Gallery, 2013 (Warsaw, Poland), ‘La Historia la escriben los vencedores’, Espacio OTR, 2014 (Madrid, Spain) ‘The part that doesn’t belong to you’, Wiesbaden, Kunsthaus, 2014 (Wisbaden, Germany) ‘The buling point’, PSM gallery, 205 (Berlin, Germany). Solo exhibitions include: ‘Palácio da Eternidade e a Valsa dos Esquecidos’ Palácio das Artes, 2013 (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) and ‘U=RI’, Galeria Vermelho, 2013 (São Paulo, Brazil).

Video produced by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2016:

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