SomoS Artist-in-Residence Marcia Vaitsman, PhD, is born in Brazil and currently based in New Jersey, USA. The multi-disciplinary artist is interested in games as perceived experiences, and how they relate to art.
In their duo show, Routine & Happiness, artists Joaquin Margulis Luchsinger (Chile) & Mari Nagem (Brazil) contrast the dutiful monotony of everyday life with a quest for the idea of happiness, employing such techniques as video, sound art, multimedia, painting and installation. Mari Nagem’s work demonstrates how the idea of happiness is commodified and used […]
Mari Nagem (b. Belo Horizonte, 1984) lives and works in São Paulo. She received a master’s degree in visual arts from the Haute École d’Art et Design de Genève. Her current work explores the artificiality of landscapes and human interventions, investigating the transformations of the environment through technology and by capturing images using digital media. […]
We interviewed SomoS artist-in-residence, Diego Miguel, to discover more about his artistic practice, his life, and his choices as a politically engaged artist. Diego Miguel in his SomoS atelier (Photo courtesy Zack Soltes) Interview by Charlotte Griffon SomoS: Could you briefly introduce yourself, and tell us something about your background. Diego Miguel: I’m Diego Miguel, […]
SomoS is pleased to welcome Brazilian Artist and Art Director Diego Miguel as our new Artist-in-Residence! Diego Miguel – Photo: Roman Zakrevsky After a six-month journey that brought him to Ukraine, Turkey, Israel, Palestine, Jordan, Miguel has settled in Berlin for the next two months. Based partly on the materials he collected on this journey, […]
IMPRINT, on view at SomoS Art House from October 1st – October 17th, 2015 presents the work of two young collage artists, David Woodward (Canada) and SomoS Summer 2015 Artist-in-Residence Ingrid Bittar (Brazil). The exhibition traces how these artists inventive use of heritage, history, and nostalgia create very personal and intimate narratives. These international artists […]
SomoS Art House invites you to a festive exploration of the world of Super Foods and the organic cuisine. Guiding us into this journey is the Amazonian Chef Joelma, who cooks at Sol Semila, a 100% vegan cuisine project in France. Joelma develops a healthy cuisine, tasty and richly flavorful. Intuitively, she composes innovative dishes […]