1986, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Lives and works in Paris, France
Ana Pi is a choreographer and visual artist, an urban dance researcher, an extemporary dancer, and a pedagogue. Her practice is situated between the notions of movement, displacement,
belonging, superposition, memory, colors, and ordinary gestures. In 2020, she created the structure NA MATA LAB.
The artist is currently carrying out The Divine Cypher, a project in Haiti for which she has received the Cisneros Fellowship of Latin American Art from MoMa — New York. She is a member of the project Dancing Museums and of the Latitudes Prod. office. She is part of a collaboration developing the trio Women with Annabel Guérédrat and Ghyslaine Gau, and developing Rádio Concha with the philosopher Maria Fernanda Novo. She has recently performed Race with @Favelinhadance e Chassol.
Maria Fernanda Novo
1985, Olímpia, São Paulo, Brazil
Lives and works in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
Maria Fernanda Novo is a postdoctoral scholar in Philosophy at Universidade de São Paulo (USP) and holds a doctoral degree in Philosophy from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP).
She is a Philosophy professor and a researcher of the analytics of raciality and anti-racist education. She collaborated with Ana Pi in the play Banquete (2018).