Joana Quiroga

Field of Practice:

Thematic Focus

Fellowship:

Solitude fellowship

City, Country:

Vitória, Brazil

Year:

2020, 2021

Born 1982 in Vitória/Brazil.

Joana Quiroga’s work examines daily life and its philosophical depth. She is currently researching the parallels between social inequality and bread. Joana understands her work as a dialog between social causes and the struggle for civil rights. In 2010, she completed her Master’s degree in philosophy from the Federal University of Espírito Santo, Vitória, with the aid of a FAPESP scholarship.

Selected projects include: Ferment: from the air around you, exhibition, Vitória (2016), Fonte (Half Fed), exhibition, Novi Sad/Serbia (2019), Puzzle: texts about Philosophy, book project together with Bernardo Boelsums (2008) and articles on the theme of urban art, among others.

She was resident artist at the Academy of Arts – Novi Sad (2018–2019), an invitation extended by the Artist Menu program. She has participated in artist residency programs and exhibitions in Italy, Bosnia Herzegovina, Mexico, Serbia and Germany. She is also part of the artistic duo Pêndulo with artist Fredone Fone.