Paula Van Erven / Brasil
Granted from June until August 2019
Paula Van Erven is a painter, artist, and translator. Born in Rio de Janeiro, she is currently based in São Paulo, Brazil. She obtained her B.A. in Studio Arts from Bard College, in 2014. From 2017-2018, she was involved in the collective Lanchonete.org, a cultural platform that raised questions concerning contemporary renderings of Lefebvre's "right to the city," and what that would entail in today's city of São Paulo.