Juliana Matsumura

Juliana Matsumura (Mogi das Cruzes – São Paulo, 1993) lives and works in Lisbon. She graduated in Drawing from Ar.Co School and attended the Graduation in Textiles and Fashion at the University of São Paulo and the Degree in Arts and Humanities at the University of Lisbon. Juliana participated in the artist laboratory at Nowhere Lisboa between 2019 and 2020 and completed the Visual Arts Course at FLAD (Luso-American Foundation for Development) in 2022.

Selected exhibitions: “Kawa-Kami” (2022) at Casarão do Chá, São Paulo; “The Crypt” (2022) curated by Isabel Cassey at DUPLEX AIR, Lisbon; “Corpo-Fumo” (2021) curated by the Tarimba collective at Espaço Cultural das Mercês, Lisbon; “Memories of Water” (2020) on space A4 curated by the collective Tarimba, Barreiro and “Evocatório” (2018) with artist Maria Albergaria at MUTE Gallery, Lisbon. The artist was supported by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation for the residency project “Kawa-Kami”, developed at Casarão do Chá (São Paulo) in 2022.