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’s work revolves around existential questions regarding the individual in relation to migration and place. 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.
On show now:
Commissioned work for Stockholm County Museum.
Artist in residency at Felipa Manuela in Madrid october-november.
-Concrete poetry, Hjärnstorm magazine #143-143
-Public Art Commission 2020 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
The following films are in distribution at Filmform.com The refugee of the Sorrowful Figure 2015, In the Waiting Room of Desertion, 2014, Her Life 2008, Here and There 2011, Mentiramente 2012 and It’s we 2013.