Ursula and Paulo Biemann Tavares

Artist

Born in Zurich, Switzerland, 1955. Lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland
Born in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, 1980. Lives and works in São Paulo, Brazil and Quito, Ecuador

Ursula Biemann is an artist, researcher and video essayist based in Zurich. Biemann’s work is invested in exploring the uneven resource distribution, climate change and ecologies of oil and water as principles of planetary organization of power. Paulo Tavares is an architect and urbanist whose work deals with the visual and spatial politics of territorial conflicts and climate change in the Amazon and other frontiers across the third world. Tavares is based in Quito.

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Current Exhibitions

14 Jun — 06 Oct
A joint project across four institutions—MAAT (Lisbon), Bildmuseet (Umeå), HeK (Basel) and LABoral (Gijón), in collaboration with Royal Academy(London)—Eco-Visionaries has a new presentation at Matadero Madrid,...