Jane de Almeida



Jane is a professor and researcher on the Graduate Studies in Education, Art and History of Culture Master and Ph.D. program at Mackenzie University. She was a lecturer in the Visual Arts Department at the University of California, San Diego in 2006, 2007 and 2008. She has published several books, such as the book-catalog Ordering and Vertigo: Arthur Bispo do Rosário, Dziga Vertov Group and Alexander Kluge: the fifth act, among others.She organized and curated the first 4K films exhibition in Brazil at the FILE 2008 and organized the first transmission from Latin America to the U.S. (UCSD) and Japan (Keio University) of a 4k film over photonic networks at FILE 2009 (FILE Transcontinental). Currently she coordinates the Advanced Visualization Working Group (Content) for the National Education and Research Network (RNP). Jane directed the film StereoEssays 4K 3D (2011), which was screened at the Histoire(s) du Cinéma Brésilien exhibition at the Maison de L’Amérique Latine in Paris, at the MAM (Museum of Modern Art) in Rio de Janeiro, at the Digital Culture Festival at the Cine Odeon, at the CineGrid Rio de Janeiro and San Diego. The film was also screened at the Festival de Filmes de Arte 3D SESC and at the Tecnofagias exhibition (Tomie Ohtake Institute) as an installation. Jane de Almeida holds a Ph.D. in Communication and Semiotics and was a Visiting Fellow in the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University.

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