Felipe Steinberg

Felipe Steinberg is an interdisciplinary artist born in Brazil. Steinberg attended the Whitney Independent Study Program (2019). He received his MFA in Film Video, New Media and Animation from SAIC in Chicago (2016), and a Bachelor in Social Communication at Faculdade Cásper Líbero (Brazil, 2009) and a Bachelor in Philosophy at University of São Paulo (Brazil, 2005-2010). Steinberg was a fellow at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2014), Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (2019), The Core Program, Museum of Fine Arts Houston (2016-2018), and RAW Material Company in Dakar, Senegal (2019). His work has been presented in venues such as Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Museu de Arte Moderna Aloísio Magalhães, Socrates Sculpture Park, Anthology Film Archives, Grimm Museum, Texas Biennial, Visual Arts Center - University of Texas, 1After320 and SESC. He has been awarded the Idea Fund Prize - The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts (2017), and the Houston Arts Alliance Artists Individuals Grant Program (2018). Steinberg is the co-founder of ACCA, Art and Culture in Contexts of Authoritarianism, a working group that focuses on studying, discussing, and articulating collective and/or individual responses to contexts of authoritarianism with special focus in Brazil.