CURRICULUM VITAE

Citizenship 
Brazil and United States of America

Education  
California College of the Arts, MFA Fine Arts
Masters of Fine Arts  |  2016                           

Corcoran College of Art + Design                                                                                                      
Bachelor of Fine Arts  |  2014

 

Solo Exhibitions and Performances             

Inorganic Meets Organic – Performance for Habitat For Artists  |  2012
Collaboration with Edwina Chen
Corcoran Gallery of Art;
Washington, DC

Objects and Its Environments |  2012
National Aquatic Gardens;
Washington, DC

 

Selected Exhibitions

Waiting Room For Your Last Meal  |  2017
Arlington Arts Center;
;Arlington, VA

Back and Over, Back and Over Untangles the Thread  |  2017
CHM Sculpture Park;
Baltimore, MD

As Minhas Vozes São…   |  2016
Performance presented by ArtSoiree.
The Newseum;
Washington, DC

The Harbinger |   2016
The 19th Annual National Queer Arts Festival, SOMArts Cultural Center;                                
San Francisco, CA

Lights Out |  2016
San Francisco International Arts Festival  
A collaboration with Marissa Katarina-Bergman. Presented by Embark Gallery;
San Francisco, CA

Todo Santo é Bicha (All of the Above)  |  2016
Minnesota Street Project;
San Francisco, CA

The Subversive Stitches  |  2016
CCA Textile Show, College Avenue Galleries;
Oakland, CA

Amongst Giants  |  2015      
CCA Textile Show, College Avenue Galleries;
Oakland, CA

Berlin As an Image |  2015
CCA Berlin Class Show, CCA Galleries;
San Francisco, CA

Rooted  |  2014  
Performance at the FOR-SITE Foundation;
Nevada City, CA

Academy 2014 – The Harbinger  |  2014
Invitational, curated group exhibition of regional 2014 BFA/MFA recipients
Curator: Jamie Smith, Ph.D. CONNERSMITH; Washington, DC

That Which is Seen and That Which is Unseen (slave of desire)  |  2014
Solo thesis performance for NEXT—BFA candidate group exhibition  
Corcoran Gallery of Art/Corcoran School of Art + Design;
Washington, DC                 

Next to Last  |  2014
Capitol Skyline Hotel Lounge;
Washington, DC                 

The Harbinger  |  2014
Corcoran College of Art + Design;
Washington, DC                 

Orixá  |  2014
Fools! Kings, Clowns and Revolutionaries. Corcoran Gallery of Art;
Washington, DC

Extra Relish. Are We What We Eat?  |  2013
San Carpoforo Gallery;
Milan, Italy

Strike Work |  2013
Performance collaboration with US English Group. (e)merge DC.
Capitol Skyline Hotel;
Washington, DC

Travels in the Orient and Occident  |  2013
Performance collaboration with Edwina Chen.
Waddell Art Gallery;
Sterling, VA       

The Burning of Visibility: From Reality to Dream  |  2013
Performance collaboration with Photographer Anne-Lise Large.
Organization of American States; Washington, DC

This Is Not a Chair  |  2013
Texture & Tone. Metropolitan Art Project;
Fairfax, VA

Ideal Forms |  2013
Catalyst. Metropolitan Art Project;
Fairfax, VA         

Chimera II  |  2012
Enviro Film Festival;
Washington, DC

Elephant In the Room  |  2012
Civilian Art Projects,
Washington, DC

Chimera  |  2012
(e)merge DC. Collaboration with Jeremiah Holland.
Capitol Skyline Hotel;
Washington, DC                 

Inorganic Meets Organic – 5 x 5 Habitat For Artists  |  2012
Collaboration with Edwina Chen. Corcoran Gallery of Art;
Washington, DC.                                                    

Chimera I   |  2012
Wear, Strut, Occupy. THEARC Gallery;
Washington, DC

Unseen  |  2012
White Walls. Corcoran College of Art + Design;
Washington, DC

Midsummer Night’s Dream  |  2012
Art Soirée. Georgetown Harbor;
Washington, DC

Soul of Italy  |  2012                        
Ronald Reagan Center;
Washington, DC

Chimera  |  2012
International Studies Reception. Corcoran Gallery of Art;
Washington, DC

Metamorphosis  |  2012
Corcoran Ball. Corcoran Gallery of Art;
Washington, DC

Metamorphosis – Art Soirée  |   2012
Georgetown Harbor;
Washington, DC

Family Day Reception  |  2012
Corcoran Gallery of Art;
Washington, DC

Metamorphosis I  |  2012
Wear Strut Occupy. Gallery 31, Corcoran Gallery of Art;
Washington, DC

Untitled  |  2011
White Walls – End of Semester Show,
Corcoran College of Art + Design;
Washington, DC

Nude Figure  |  2010
Human Rights Campaign Dinner. Washington Hilton Hotel; 
Washington, DC

 

Professional Experience

Program Director  |  2017 - Present
NonStop Art Maker Space;
Washington, DC

Fabrication Lab Coordinator |  2016 –Present
The Catholic University of America;
Washington, DC

Director of Philosophy Seminar |  2014 -2017
Designed and directed weekly seminar-style discussions on philosophy, relating assigned readings to artworks and art practice
Red Dirt Studio; Mt. Rainier, Maryland

Painting and Drawing Teacher  |  2017
The Corcoran School of Art at The George Washington University;
Washington, DC

Visiting Artist  |  2014
Red Dirt Studio; Mt. Rainier, Maryland

Project Assistant, Gleaning the Rains  |  2014
Assisted artists J.J. McCracken, Margaret Boozer, and Patrick McDonough with building a stormwater management kiosk, an artwork commissioned by the Gateway Community Development Corporation, Brentwood, Maryland

Set Designer for DIGG, Maida Withers Dance Construction |  2018
Dance Place
Washington, DC

Curator, Fools! Kings, Clowns and Revolutionaries  |  2014
Group exhibition featuring works by Paul McCarthy, Mike Kelley, David Page,
Jessika Tarr, Ellen Durkan, and the Wear, Strut, Occupy Class of 2014
Gallery 31; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Bahia Productions, LLC  |  2006-2010
Founder and co-owner of party-planning company, also head of creative production and marketing, set and costume designer
Washington, DC and São Paulo, Brazil

Competitive Figure Skater  |  1990-2001
Washington, DC

 

Awards & Scholarships

CCA AICAD Post-Graduate Fellow Nominee   |  2016
California College of Art
San Francisco, CA

The Coldstream Homestead Montebello Sculpture Park and Fellowship  |  2016-2017  
Baltimore, MD

Finalist in the Barclay Simpson Award |  2016
California College of Art
San Francisco, CA

California College of the Arts Diversity Scholarship  |  2014
California College of Art
San Francisco, CA

Ann Nelson Memorial Prize for Artistic Excellence  |  2014
Corcoran College of Art + Design
Washington, DC

Ethel Lorraine Bernstein Memorial Award  |  2014
Corcoran College of Art + Design
Washington, DC

Outstanding Achievement Award |  2013
Corcoran College of Art + Design
Washington, DC

Italian Cultural Institute Award for Artistic Excellence  |  2013
Corcoran College of Art + Design'
Washington, DC

Lolo Sarnoff Prize in Sculpture  |  2012
Corcoran College of Art + Design
Washington, DC

Emerging Leader Award |  2012
Corcoran College of Art + Design
Washington, DC

Sally Wolfe Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement  |  2011
Corcoran College of Art + Design, BFA Program
Washington, DC

 

Bibliography

Exhibition Catalogue for Arlington Arts Center

Baltimore Magazine by Michelle Harris

Bmore Art by Cara Ober

Interview by Jay Hendrick on February 7, 2017

Art review: ‘Next’ at the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Michael O’Sullivan, The Washington Post.

Academy 2014 @ CONNERSMITH.

Washington Project for the Arts

Fairfax City News

Hamilton College News

Period Magazine

Gleaning the Rains. J.J. McCracken & Margaret Boozer/ Red Dirt Studio

Washington Project for the Arts » Blog Archive » Next to Last

Artists Use Small Temporary Studios to Engage Community. Arts Observer

 

Related Articles and Sites

Coldstream-Homestead-Montebello Sculpture Park Fellowship

http://www.baltimoresustainability.org/event/lots-alive-chm-sculpture-park-opening/

George Washington University ArtReach

Embark Gallery  - San Francisco International Arts Festival

MFA Thesis Program

Emerge Art Fair in D.C. ABC Channel 7 News

DC By Design

https://www.creativelabor.org/lorenzo-cardim/

http://dcbydesignblog.com/event/academy-2014/

Corcoran Best and Brightest.

Aether Art Projects. To Be a Ghost

David Page’s performance, Tether in Fools! Kings, Clowns, and Revolutionaries @ Corcoran Gallery of Art

Furthermore Gallery. Beachy

Wear Strut Occupy. Fools!  Kings Clowns and Revolutionaries.

Opening Reception: The Burning of Visibility by Photographer Anne-Lise Large

Art incite at the Corcoran College of Art + Design

http://ccadarted.wordpress.com/category/talks/

5 Museum Exhibitions to See This Weekend – Metro Weekly

Supernova Performance Art Festival

 The Corcoran Presents One Night Stand

Today: Wear Strut Occupy at the Corcoran. Social Studies