(Rio de Janeiro, 1985)
Gabriela Mureb, lives and works in Rio de Janeiro. She has a doctorate degree in Visual Languages from UFRJ, and currently teaches Visual Art Courses at UFRJ.Her solo exhibitions include: Rrrrrrrrrr, Central Gallery (São Paulo, SP, 2017); Corpos Dóceis, A Gentil Carioca (Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 2009). Her group exhibitions include: Quando o Tempo Aperta, curated by Raphael Fonseca, product of the Marcantonio Vilaça Prize 2015; Aparição, Caixa Cultural (Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 2015); Convite à Viagem, Itaú Cultural (São Paulo, SP, 2012) and Imperial Palace ( Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 2013) and Espelho Refletido – O Surrealismo e a Arte Contemporânea Brasileira, Municiple Center of Art of Hélio Oiticica ( Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 2012). The artist was also invited to the performance festivals of Queer Zagreb (2012) and Queer NY (2013). The awards, scholarships, and residencies in which she participated include: Programa Rumos Artes Visuais 2011-2013; 65º Salão de Abril, Banco do Nordeste Cultural Center (Ceará, 2014).
Performances, videos, machines, sounds, and noise are some of the forms that Gabriela Mureb’s works assume in order to evoke borderline experiences of body and language, from compulsively repeated movements.