Felipe Meres

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Felipe Meres
Residency Dates: July 1 – July 29, 2016

Felipe Meres (b. 1988, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is an artist who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. He is the recipient of the 2016 Cisneros-Fontanals Art Foundation Grants & Commissions Award and will exhibit newly commissioned pieces at CIFO Art Space, Miami (September, 2016). Solo exhibitions include Fsision at Company Gallery, NY (2016) and Subject to Escape Acts at Galeria Ibeu, Rio de Janeiro (2013). He has participated in numerous group shows in venues such as Lisa Cooley, NY (2016); Luciana Caravello, Rio de Janeiro (2014) and Casa das Caldeiras, São Paulo (2013). He was an artist in residency at SÍM in Reykjavik, Iceland (2012) and participated in Escola de Verão, Capacete, Rio de Janeiro (2012). He holds an MFA from the Milton Avery School of the Arts at Bard College, NY, a BFA from Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado, São Paulo and is currently pursuing a PhD in Anthropology at The New School, NY. He is the recipient of the 10th Tom of Finland Foundation Emerging Artist Grand Prize.

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