Renata Padovan is a Brazilian artist living and working in São Paulo, Brazil. Graduated with a BA degree in Social Communications from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado in São Paulo, later followed by an MA in Fine Art from Chelsea College of Art and Design in London, 2001. She has participated in several ‘artist in residence’ programmes such as NES at Skagaströnd, Iceland; the Banff Centre for the Arts, Canada; Nagasawa Art Park in Japan, and Braziers international artists workshop in the UK. Her work has been widely exhibited both in Brazil and abroad. The artist is represented by Baró Galeria.

Traffic Jam #2 Proposal

In THAV I plan to make a video through which I will build a sort of genealogic tree of people from the community. My idea is to map their ancestry through interviews, old photographs, stories and songs.