Giulia Mattera

Giulia Mattera (b.1991- Rome, Italy) is a performance artist whose research-led practice questions ecology; non-human and human interconnectedness; gender; daily life and social structures as ritualised behaviours. With a strong visual focus her research based practice explores natural elements via the body, through which she sets herself tasks that deal with failure and challenge the preconceptions of body-mind limitations. She has showed her work in the US and around Europe: Grace Exhibition Space (NYC), DfbrL8r Performance Art Gallery (Chicago, IL), Venice International Performance Art Week (Venice, Italy), Warsaw International Performance Art Weekend (Warsaw, Poland) and in numerous British and Italian venues. She holds a Masters degree in Performance Making from Goldsmiths College (London, UK), whereas her undergraduate s