Biograph

Ж (São Paulo, 1983)

Ж is a film-designer, educator, editor 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); Bienal SUR– Buenos Aires- Argentina; Revista ArtContexto– Brazil; 19 Fest CurtasBH-Brazil; 13 CineOP-Brazil; Beside the Screens 2020 -Vitória – Brasil; 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”.