Empty Voices


Otavio Schipper holds a degree in Physics from the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. He began his visual arts studies with coursework at the Parque Lage and as an assistant to photographer Pedro de Moraes. He did research work on 3D photography with the computer graphics group at the Instituto de Matemática Pura e Aplicada. He participated in the following exhibitions: “Arte Brasileira Hoje” (Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro and Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, 2005), the twelfth edition of the Salão da Bahia (Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, 2006), the fifth edition of the Salão Nacional de Artes de Goiás (2006) and Nova Arte Nova (Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil RJ / SP, 2008). In 2007 he held his first solo exhibition “Borda de Dobras” at the Galeria Millan in São Paulo and, in 2008, the solo exhibition “Fluido Percurso” at Rio de Janeiro’s Paço Imperial. In 2010 he presented the sound installation “Mechanical Unconscious” at the Centro Cultural Maria Antônia in São Paulo.