RENATA LUCAS was born in Ribeirão Preto, 1971. Lives and works at Rio de Janeiro. The artist works deals with the notion of space in all of its aspects: material, social, geographic, architectonic. Her propositions aim to discuss the institutional structures in which they are integrated to and intervene on the social dinamics the spaces that surround the works enable.
Among the exhibitions in which Lucas participated, hightlights are: dOCUMENTA 13, Kassel, Germany (2012); the solo exhibitions “cabeça e cauda de cavalo”, kunst-werke, Berlin, Germany (2010), Residente, Gasworks, London, England (2007), Falha, Redcat, Los Angeles, USA (2007); Gentileza, A Gentil Carioca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2005). Other remarkable exhibits include: United States of Latin America, MOCAD Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, USA (2015); Encruzilhada, Parque Lage, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2015); The Spiral and the Square, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sueden (2011); Open House, IASPIS, Stockholm, Sueden (2009); 53 th Venice Biennial, Italy (2009); Revolutions: Forms that turn, Sydney Biennial, Australia (2008); The World as a Stage, Tate Modern, London, England (2007); Como Viver Junto, 27th São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo, Brazil.