Originally from Brazil, Andressa Furletti is a multidisciplinary artist based in New York. She is the co-founder and artistic director of Group .BR, NY’s only Brazilian theater company (www.group.br.com). Her artistic works include stage and film acting, performance art, art installation, photography and filmmaking. Her inspiration comes from her degrees in Biology and Filmmaking, and the acting conservatory training at Stella Adler Studio. She has participated in many workshops and intensives, such as the Mitu Thailand Artist Intensive in Bangkok and the Watermill International Summer Program (2011/2012) coordinated by Robert Wilson. Her work tends to explore and respond to contemporary social issues by revealing hidden aspects of human behavior and other unseen patterns.
Andressa received several awards including Best Multimedia Show at the United Solo Festival in New York for her debut solo theater show free•dom - a solo of many people, the Outstanding Community Service Award from the Brazilian Community Heritage Foundation, 5 awards in international film festivals for Separation Sonnet, nine nominations for her performances and artistic creations, and the Best Actress Award (2017) from the Brazilian International Press Awards.
Andressa's recent works include the play Inside the Wild Heart, an immersive theatrical experience based on the works of Clarice Lispector that premiered in NYC in 2016, the performance Yes, All Women about the alarming number of women that have suffered sexual assault, also presented in NYC in 2016, and the performance #TakeASelfieOnMe, performed in 9 different cities throughout the globe.
Olá Andressa, tudo bem? Por aqui tudo bem... muito obrigado por me adicionar!
E sim, estarei em Nova York sim... Agora estou em Chicago, apresento meu trabalho aqui na Defibrillator Performance Art Gallery.... depois vou para Boston e aí chego em NYC... apresento meu trabalho no dia 20, se não me engano, na Grace Ehxibition Space...
mas vamos marcar de nos encontrar sim... e conversar... se der para aparecer lá na Grace será bacana... mas independente disso, vamos nos ver,