Lidia Lisbôa is a visual and performance artist. She studied metal engraving at the Lasar Segall Museum, contemporary sculpture at the Brazilian Museum of Sculpture (MUBE), ceramics at the São Paulo School of Arts and Crafts and Art History at the São Paulo Museum of Art (MASP). She has participated in exhibitions at the Fibra and Central das Artes Galleries, as well as at the São Paulo School of Arts and Crafts, the Goethe-Institut São Paulo and at various Sesc cultural centers. Her work received the Maimeri 75 years Prize (1998) and the II National Prize for Afro-Brazilian Cultural Expressions (2012). In 2015, the entirety of her work was exhibited in two solo shows: one at the Rabieh Gallery in São Paulo and another at the Pretos Novos Gallery in Rio de Janeiro. Lidia Lisboa currently works mainly with crochet, textiles and clay to produce art objects, jewelry and performance pieces. Born in Guaíra, in the state of Paraná, she lives and works in São Paulo.
Cupinzeiros, Lidia Lisbôa. Foto: Henrique Saad.
34ª Bienal de São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil
04 September - 05 December 2021
Moquém_Surarî: arte indígena contemporânea
São Paulo, Brazil
04 September - 28 November 2021
Simone Cadinelli Arte Contemporânea
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
04 September - 26 November 2021
Alejandra Seeber Leda Catunda Fuera de serie
MALBA – Museo de Arte Latinoamericano Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina
19 February - 11 October 2021
Todo este tiempo
San José, Costa Rica
20 July - 16 October 2021
El padre es de cristal, la madre de oro
Centro Cultural de España en Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
13 August - 26 September 2021
On Protest and Mourning
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI)
New York, United States
14 September - 31 October 2021
All Together, Amongst Many: Reflections on Empathy
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Omaha, United States
05 June - 19 September 2021
Sol de Rio
Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala
02 September - 27 September 2021
MACD - Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo
San José, Costa Rica
22 July - 29 September 2021
Kara Walker: A Black Hole Is Everything A Star Longs To Be
05 June - 20 September 2021
Frestas – Trienal de Artes
21 August - 30 January 2022
Between the Official the Alternative
What Happened With the Havana Biennial?
The cancellation of this year’s Havana Art Biennial caused strong protests. But the story does not end there.
Take Me to the River
A multimedia exhibition by the Goethe-Institut and the Prince Claus Fund Art and culture responds to the climate crisis.
In Conversation with Maxwell Alexandre
“There is a Future Changing the Imagination of Subalterity”
The Brazilian artist Maxwell Alexandre summed up the stages of his trajectory in a conversation with C& América Latina.
In Conversation with
Artist and Writer Grada Kilomba
Transdisciplinary work, the presence of the past, and how to perform knowledge for the sake of forcing transformation.
Collective Nacional Trovoa
“We Don’t Accept Scraps From The White Art Circuit”
Group of artists and curators gathers for a rally of visual arts produced solely by black and non-white women.
Beatriz González in Berlin - Retrospective 1965-2017
KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin examines the work of one of Colombia's most emblematic artists.
Radical Women in Latin American Art
United By A Thread
Notable artists established ways of observing, constructing and depicting female identity in often hostile political contexts.
In Conversation with Antwaun Sargent
Tearing Down Borders Between Magazines and Museums
We spoke to the New York curator Antwaun Sargent about his international selection for the exhibition Just Pictures at projects+gallery in St. Louis, Missouri.
What Are NFTs and What Do They Mean for BIPOC Artists?
Tash Moore looks at what BIPOC artists are doing about NFT art.