About

Nazare Soares (Spain) is an artist, resercher and curator investigating notions of Interior Cinema and topographies of imagination. Her study When the Spell is Broken, from 2014 and onwards, is developed from her interest in systems of interconnectivity, mediation and translation processes within ontologies of the cinematic space, how this coexist with body, language, landscape and (in)visible architecture. Her practice interweaves, technology, cinema, speculative design and performance arts, producing spaces for ritual and purification means. Granted a Masters Degree in Fine Art from Norwegian University of Science and Technology in 2017. She graduated from Brighton University with a First-class degree in Moving Image Arts in 2014; as part of this course, she spent three months studying in Ramallah at the Academy of Art of Palestine. She spent a year from 2006 living and working in Tokyo, after which she moved to UK where in 2010 she received The Ideas Taps and Magnum Photography Award. Currently, she is a curator at Fracto Avant-garde Film Encounter at ACUD Macht neu in Berlin and she is a co-founder of the art organisation Invisibledrum based in Norway, a platform investigating interrelationships and interconnections within technology, art, and animistic systems in contemporary society. Her work has been exhibited at numerous art venues and festivals worldwide, including amongst others, Art & Science Museum of Singapore, Palais des Congrès of Montréal, Metamorf Art & Technology Biennale, Museum of Contemporary Art of Ethiopia, Brighton Museum, Fabrica Gallery Brighton, Indian Habitat Centre, Trondheim Kunstmuseum, Centro Botín and Sonar Music & Technology Festival.