2013 Grant winners


João Castilho (Belo Horizonte/MG – 1978) is a visual artist. His work, which focuses on photography, video and installations, was featured in a number of solo and group exhibitions in Brazil and abroad. He is the recipient of the Funarte Marc Ferrez Photography Award (2010) and Conrado Wessel Art Award (2008). Castilho holds a BA in Art and Journalism from PUC-Minas, a Master’s degree in Visual Arts from UFMG and he is an expert in Visual Arts and Contemporaneity at Escola Guignard.

See the Zoo project.


Letícia Ramos (Santo Antônio da Patrulha/RS – 1976), an artist and videomaker, she studied Architecture and Urbanism at UFRGS and filmmaking at FAAP. Her artistic investigation focuses on creating her own photography apparatuses to capture and reconstruct movement on video. Her works have already exhibited in festivals and galleries, such as Tate Modern in London, 16th Videobrasil in São Paulo and Laboratório de Arte Alameda in Mexico. She lives and works in São Paulo/SP.

See the Microfilm project.