Tiago Gualberto

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Guest Faculty

Tiago Gualberto is an Afro-Brazilian visual artist who incorporates themes in his work such as the relationship between memory and history, the social uses of language, and narrative erasure. He maintains a deep interest in the politics of overcoming barriers in Brazil for artists.


Biography

Gualberto is an Afro-Brazilian visual artist who incorporates themes in his work such as the relationship between memory and history, the social uses of language, and narrative erasure. Since 2004, he has focused his artwork on questioning his place and identity as a visual artist, reflecting on the historical perpetuation of exclusion and violence forced upon people with whom he relates. Gualberto maintains a deep interest in the politics of overcoming barriers in Brazil for artists. He is a guest faculty member at Bennington for Fall 2020.