Mariana Manhães – 2014 Residency Artist
Mariana Manhães is a Brazilian artist who lives and works in Rio de Janeiro.
Her work has been shown in several exhibitions in Brazil and abroad, such as The Mattress Factory Art Museum (Pittsburgh, USA), ShanghART Gallery (Shanghai, China), Bozar Museum / Europalia (Brussels, Belgium), Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil (Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Brasília, Brazil), Martin-Gropius-Bau Museum (Berlin, Germany), Instituto Itaú Cultural (São Paulo, Brazil), Instituto Tomie Ohtake (São Paulo, Brazil), Museu de Arte Moderna (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Museu de Arte Moderna (Salvador, Brazil), Museu Vale do Rio Doce (Vila Velha, Brazil) and Galerie GP+N Vallois / Natalie Seroussi (Paris, France).
She presented solo exhibitions at: Paço Imperial (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) in 2013, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil – CCBB (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) in 2010, Galeria Leme (São Paulo, Brazil) in 2008 and Museu de Arte Contemporânea (Niterói, Brazil) in 2007. Granted with relevant awards, Mariana graduated in Psychology at Universidade Federal Fluminense (Niterói, Brazil) in 2001, and achieved her Master in Communication and Culture at Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) in 2012.