The 12th Shanghai Biennale: Proregress

Ursula Biemann & Paulo Tavares

Ursula Biemann
b. 1955, Zurich; lives in Zurich and works worldwide.
Her research-based artistic practice involves fieldwork from the Amazon to the Arctic where she investigates climate change and the ecologies of oil, ice and forests. Her video works are exhibited in museums and art biennials worldwide.

Paulo Tavares
b. 1980 in Campinas; lives and works in Brasília,
He is professor at the Faculdade de Arquitetura e Urbanismo, Brasília. Widely published and a long-term collaborator of Forensic Architecture, he is currently a fellow at the Canadian Centre for Architecture and co-curator of the 2019 Chicago Architecture Biennial.