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São Paulo, SP, 1978 – Lives and works in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Represented by Rojo Projects.
PIPA Online 2013 Winner.

Graduated in Industrial Design  uses the methodology of design to develop projects in performance-art and its developments on objects, installations, films and photographs.

Participated in the programs: Rumos Artes Visuais (2008-2009), Interações Florestais Terra Una (2010), Bolsa [Grant] Pampulha (2010-2011); attended residencies in the Netherlands (European Ceramic Workcentre), Japan (Okinawa’s City Mayor), and Belgium (Les Halles), among others. His works have been exhibited in more than 15 countries. More details at

Currently develops projects in cinema (Viraluz Films, in association with the Leben 108 Films), editorial projects (Parque de Diversões Gráficas Gráficas), exhibition programs (Romano Stochiero 54, in partnership with C.L. Salvaro and Rafael Perpétuo), and within the area of teaching and research (as a teacher / counselor [Performance and Design] in the Specialization in Environment-Art Course at Arena da Cultura, and LEV – Laboratory of Experiments and Aesthetic-Sensory Experiences, both in Belo Horizonte).

“Testemunho”, 2006-2010, digital print on photo matte paper mounted on correct pvc in limited edition 1 of 7 prints (5+2PA), 90 x 120 cm.


To learn more about Shima, please visit her full profile on the PIPA Prize website.