Lúcia Prancha (1985, Coruche / Portugal) obtained her MFA from CalArts (USA) in 2015, after completing BA studies in Lisbon (PT, 2009) and MA in São Paulo (BR, 2012). Lúcia explores the tensions between aesthetics, perception and politics rethinking historical and social episodes through sculpture, video and printed matter. Her work has been exhibited at the Serralves Foundation, Porto, Portugal; Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo, Brazil and Galeria Baginski, Lisbon, Portugal. In 2013, she was the recipient of a two-year Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and the Luso-American Foundation for Development (FLAD) Scholarship. In 2016, her film SEBASTIAN, THE GHOST was screened at Les Rencontres Internationales Nouveau Cinema et Art Contemporain in Paris and, at Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin; and the 24th Curtas Vila do Conde - International Film Festival, Portugal. In 2017, Prancha was in residency at the Jan van Eyck Akademie in Maastricht, NDC.
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Solo LACA-Los Angeles Contemporary Archive, Los Angeles, USA (2019 – Upcoming)
Group Show: A outra vida das obras, Galeria Luisa Strina, Sao Paulo, BR (2019 – Upcoming)
Solo Show: a short story of speed, Archipelago - Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen, NO. (January 19th – February 18th, 2018)
Group Show: Quote, Unquote, MAAT [Perspetivas | Coleção de Arte Fundação EDP], MAAT - Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology, Lisbon, PT (October 4 2017 – February 5, 2018).
Group Show: Solar–Galeria de Arte Cinemática, (July, 8 – 17 Sept 2017).
Group Show: Bartholomeu, org. by Bendegó, Rua Artur de Azevedo, 1411 apt 61, São Paulo, BR (May, 21st 2017).
Group Show: Quote, Unquote, uma coorganização com o MAAT [Perspetivas | Coleção de Arte Fundação EDP], Galeria Municipal do Porto, Porto, PT (April, 11 – May, 14 2017).
Group Show: Open Studios, Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, NH (March 9 – 11, 2017).