Paula Urbano (b. 1980) is based in Stockholm and holds an MFA in Fine Arts from Konstfack, University of Arts, Crafts & Design, and a postgraduate degree in Architecture from the Royal Institute of Art. Urbano has exhibited her work in museums and galleries in Sweden, New York, Buenos Aires, Miami, and Santiago de Chile. Her work is represented at Museum Anna Nordlander, Filmform, Botkyrka Kommun, Bygdegårdarnas Riksförbund, among others.
Paula Urbano is also a member of the interdiscpilinary group Mapping the Unjust City. More info.
Commissioned work for Stockholm County Museum.
Contribution Hjärnstorm magazine
-Public Art Commission in collaboration with Stockholm Konst and Art Movement on public squares around the city of Stockholm.
-Studio Grant @ IASPIS with Mapping the Unjust city Oct 2019-Mar 2020
-In July 2019 I went to New York to partipate in CPR 2019: Navigating the (art)World, a two week residency for artists that will provide participants with a more general knowledge how to sustain life as an artist in New York and Beyond.
Thank you IASPIS for support.
During the residency I will also be a part of The Transatlantic Meeting on Nationalism(s).
The Transatlantic Meeting on Nationalism(s) is a gathering of artists and art professionals around national belonging and nationalism combining historical and contemporary perspectives on these complex notions. By sharing work and coming together in workshops and talks, participants based in the Nordic countries and USA will bring various perspectives together and create new knowledge.
Mapping the unjust city @ Guest Room at Marabouparken Jan-April 2019.
The following films are in distribution at Filmform.com The refugee of the Sorrowful Figure 2015, Her Life 2008, Here and There 2011, Mentiramente 2012 and It´s we 2013.