Juliana Borinski is a Brazilian-German artist based in Paris. She is working with still and moving image in the field of photography, videography and media installation experimenting the conjunction between iconography and iconoclasm.
Her work was recently exhibited in international contemporary art events such as: le monde clos à l'univers infini, Le Quai, Centre d'art contemporain de Quimper 2012 (FR), Traveling Time NIMk, Amsterdam 2012 (NL), Graphology, The Drawing Room London 2012 (UK), Transmediale, Haus der Kulturen der Welt 2012 (Ger), Graphology, Muhka, Antwerp 2011 (BE), IFFR Rotterdam 2011 (NL).
She has been nominated and awarded for different art prices, notably the Karl Schmitt-Rottluff grant for exceptional artistic talent 2012 (Ger), Time is Light Award 2011 (Ger), Aide à la création DRAC Île de France 2011 (FR) Tiger Award, Rotterdam 2011 (NL, Update II Zebrastraat Gent 2008 (BE) in collaboration with ZKM (Ger)).
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 1979, she studied at the Academy of Media Art Cologne (KHM) in Germany with Jürgen Klauke, Valie Export, Julia Scher and Siegfried Zielinski, where she graduated in 2007 with a MFA in media art. Between 2004 and 2005 she studied at the Villa Arson, art school in Nice (FR). During 2011- 2012 she was guest lecturing at the Free Arts department of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK) Ghent (BE).