bio

Felipe Steinberg is an inter-disciplinary artist from Brazil, currently living in between New York and São Paulo. Steinberg work has been presented internationally in venues such as Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Museu de Arte Moderna Aloísio Magalhães, Socrates Sculpture Park, Anthology Film Archives, Grimm Museum, Texas Biennial, Visual Arts Center - University of Texas, 1After320 and SESC. His work proposes considerations on constructed meanings of the local and the global through actions of de-contextualization and re-contextualization between social spaces and interpersonal encounters by the use of various types of media and systems of circulation – labor, goods, affects, populations and information. He was a fellow at the Whitney Independent Study Program in New York (2019), Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (2019), the Core Program at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston (2018) and at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2014). Steinberg holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2016), a BA in Social Communication from Faculdade Cásper Líbero (2009). He also attended the University of São Paulo, Bachelor in Philosophy (2005-2010).