Biograph

Ж (São Paulo, 1983)

Filme-designer, programmer, editor, educator

Ж is a film-designer, educator and programmer. His films, video-installations and texts have been exhibited in festivals, galleries and museums such as: SFMoma -Cinemateque (Crossroads 2018)– EUA; Pantalla Global CCCB-Barcelona; Museo San Telmo -San Sebastián-Espanha; La Ultima Frontera -EAC (Espacio de Arte Contemporaneo)-Uruguay & Cantor Gallery -Massachusetts – USA; Microscope Gallery (Present to Jonas) NYC-USA; 13 Bienal de Artes Mediales (Temblor)- Chile; Berwick Film & Media Fesitival-Reino Unido; Programa de Exposições CCSP-SP-Brazil (solo); Revista ArtContexto– Brazil; 19 Fest CurtasBH-Brazil; 13 CineOP-Brazil; VisArts– Frame & Frequency 3– Rockville- USA; CCEG- Centro Cultural España-Guatemala; La Darsena – Buenos Aires Argentina (solo); Sala Nordeste -MinC- Brazil (solo); Museu da Imagem e do Som (MIS)- Brazil; Dobra Festival Internacional do Cinema Experimental- Cinemateca MAM– Rio de Janeiro, Blitz#27: Ж Economia/Ecologia _ Zumzeig Cinema-Barcelona among many others.

As an educator he have coordinated (2014-2016) the audiovisual formation program “Fazer o Mundo Fazendo Video” and the educational action SSS_South Small Sister; worked with indigenous – Guarani mbyas- communities (Ventana a la Diversidad) along others.

In 2015 co-programmed the film cycle “Image-Thought” in Bcúbico-Recife, on 2016 he programmed a session of Dobra Festival-Cinemateca MAM Rio de Janeiro and the Socio environmental film screening-Gaibú in Brazil. And in 2019 co-programmed the Economy/Ecology at Zumzeig Cinema-Barcelona.


In 2017 he programmed NOOSFERA +a six months of interventions on the programs of a local cinema of São Paulo (Matilha Cultural). In 2019 he programmed a Homage to Jonas Mekas (Viva Jonas!), in MAM’s Cinemateque & CCBB-SP & edited Jonas’ poetry book translation into portuguese, lithuanian and spanish (Diarias, .txt texto de cinema,2019). In 2021 got the Aldir Blanc’s grant to finish Rema nasncentes (Rheme maining sources) and Rumos Itaú Cultural award for the research-action “Cinemáquina”.