Juana María Bravo is an artist, independent researcher and apprentice beekeeper exploring the ubiquity of ahistorical scientific thinking and its effect on landscape, personhood and intimate language.




Education
· MFA, Art and Design for the Public Space, Universidade do Porto, 2020
· BA, Visual Arts, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 2015

Awards and Residencies  
· Residency, Atelier Austmarka, Norway, 2023
· Honorable mention, MFA project, Universidade do Porto, 2020
· First place for the construction of a memorial site, Câmara Municipal de Tondela, 2019
· Residency, ISA (Instituto Superior de las Artes), La Habana, Cuba, 2011

Private Collections / Gallery Associations
· Galleritz, Barcelona, Spain, 2021
· Pepe Baena Divi, Girona, Spain, 2016

Selected Group Exhibitions
2021
· Cuerpos por tierra, CCB Chapinero, Bogotá, Colombia
· Valise en Carton, Parábola Crítica, Porto, Portugal
2020
· Recorridos e percursos, Installation in public space commissioned by the Municipal Chamber of  Gaia, Portugal
2019
· Artecámara section: De porqué los venenos son amargos, ArtBo, Bogotá, Colombia
· Memorial dos incêndios, Museu Terra de Besteiros, Tondela, Portugal
· Empenas Cegas, Installation in public space commissioned by the Municipal Chamber of  Gaia, Portugal
2017
· Open Studio Fin de semana ARTBO, Miami Prácticas Contemporáneas, Bogotá, Colombia
2016
· Fade, SGR Galería, Bogotá, Colombia
· Fin de obra, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia

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· Co-director, Nado Sincronizado, Bogotá, Colombia, 2021–
· Speaker, Incipit Terra, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia, 2021
· Member, Research Grant 16 SRA Zona Centro, Ministerio de Cultura, Bogotá, Colombia, 2017–2018
· Graphic and editorial designer, 2013–