Nino Cais intervenes in found photographs, combining objects and images of his own body to create enigmatic collages, intermingling his own identity to those bodies seen in found pictures.
September - October, 2018
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Cais’ practice generates explorations on gender, sexuality, and the intimacy of bodies. He has a degree in visual arts from Faculdade Santa Marcelina. His works have appeared in biennials such as 30th International São Paulo Biennial (2012), the 3rd Bahia Biennial (2014), and in institutions such as Centro Cultural São Paulo, Instituto Tomie Ohtake, the Center For Contemporary Arts (Santa Fe, US), and Galeria Virgílio (SP). In 2008-2009, he was awarded the Prêmio Destaque by Fundação Iberê Camargo and was selected by prestigious Rumos Itaú Cultural program.
AnnexB Events & Exhibitions
Open Studio | Carla Chaim & Nino Cais