Juliana Cerqueira Leite
Juliana Cerqueira Leite (b.1981) lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She was awarded the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant in 2019, the Furla Art Prize at the 5th Moscow International Young Art Biennial in 2016, and the Kenneth Armitage Sculpture Prize in 2006. She holds an MFA in sculpture from Slade School of Fine Art, UCL. Her work has been exhibited at Sculpture Center in New York; Instituto Tomie Ohtake in Brazil; The Venice Biennale Antarctic Pavilion; The Vancouver Biennale; Cass Sculpture Foundation in West Sussex; The Illmin Museum in South Korea, The Approach in London and Art Public at Art Basel Miami Beach. In 2019 the National Archaeological Museum in Naples hosted her first solo show in a museum in Europe.