ARTISTIC RESEARCH RESIDENCES
October - November 2021
Paula Urbano born and based in Stockholm. Holds an MFA in Fine Arts from Konstfack, University of Arts, Crafts & Design, a postgraduate degree in Architecture from the Royal Institute of Art and she was a grant holder of Research and development project at the Royal Institute of Art 2015-2017. Urbano’s artistic practice is multidisciplinary including audiovisual mediums, installations, sculpture and concrete poetry. Her work revolves around existential issues regarding identity in relation to migration and place.
Urbano has exhibited her work in museums and galleries in Sweden, New York, Buenos Aires, Miami, and Santiago de Chile. Her work is represented at Museum Anna Nordlander, Filmform, Botkyrka Kommun, Folkets Hus och Parker, Bygdegårdarnas Riksförbund, among others. During the residency at FelipaManuela, Urbano intends to start research for a project called “El peso de la lengua” “The weight of the tongue” investigating language as tool of control but also of liberation.
Visit her website: www.paulaurbano.com
Program organized by Felipamanuela with the support of: