Kika Nicolela is a Brazilian artist, filmmaker and independent curator. Her works include single-channel videos, installations, performances and photography. Graduated in Film and Video by the University of Sao Paulo, Kika Nicolela was the recipient of several grants and has participated of over 100 solo and group exhibitions in Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK and US. Among some of the main art spaces where she has exhibited before are São Paulo Museum of Art, São Paulo Museum of Image and Sound, Centro Cultural São Paulo, Vermelho Gallery, Sesc Pompéia, Sesc Vila Mariana and Centro Maria Antônia, in São Paulo; Museum of Modern Art of Bahia, in Salvador; Museum of Modern Art, in Buenos Aires; KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin; Museum Ludwig, Cologne; Parc de La Vilette, Paris; TPW Gallery, Toronto; and Alternative Space LOOP, Seoul. Her videos have been screened and awarded in festivals of more than 30 countries, such as: Bilbao International Film Festival, Milan International Film Festival, Oberhausen International Short Film Festival, Japan Media Arts Festival, Videoformes New Media & Video Art Festival and São Paulo International Film Festival. Since 2008, Kika Nicolela also curates and coordinates the Exquisite Corpse Video Project, an ongoing collaborative series of videos that involves more than 70 artists from 25 countries. She has been selected to be an artist-in-residence at several worldwide institutions, such as Gyeonggi Creation Center (South Korea), LIFT Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (Canada), Künstlerdorf Schöppingen Foundation (Germany), Rote Fabrik (Switzerland), Casa das Caldeiras (Brazil), Objectifs (Singapore), Sumu AIR (Finland) and Rondo Studio (Austria).