Alexandra do Carmo

Alexandra do CarmoFull name: Alexandra do Carmo Guimarães Mendes Moreira Hawke
Quoting name: Alexandra do Carmo
Professional Category: PhD Candidate; Artist
Title of PhD project: “Artistic Autonomy for Public Use” [Supervisor: Marita Louise Sturken, NYU Department of Media, Culture, and Communication; Advisor: Bruno Marques, IHA/NOVA FCSH]
Position(s) within IHA: RG Member [Contemporary Art Studies]
CIÊNCIA ID: 5F13-BF47-128D
ORCiD: 0000-0002-6946-3068



Fellow of FCT, PhD in Artistic Studies at NOVA FSCH. Studied: Whitney Museum Independent Study Program, Pratt Institute, Ar.Co. Most relevant projects: The Green Studio at IC19, 2018, Studio Socialis, 2014, Everything was captured (even the movements of the goat), 2011, Office/Commercial 2008, A Willow (Or without Godot), 2006. Her practice is focused on the studio as a conceptual field of study, the studio as a lens through which to investigate relations between artist and public, revealing the dynamics, conditions and limits of authorship. Her main area of research is the concept of Artistic Autonomy for Public Use, in the north American artistic social practices.

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SC – Scientific Committee
RG – Research Group