Maria Sassetti


Maria Sassetti was born in Lisbon, in 1986. She studied painting in Lisbon, at the Faculty of Fine Arts, and in London, at Chelsea College of Art and Design. Since 2007 she has participated in several national and international exhibitions, in individual and co-authored projects, developing a body of work that debates the conditions of space, memories and narratives of places, ephemeral and tense situations. She is a founding member of the Tempos de Vista Collective. She did an internship at the Wave Hill Cultural Centre in New York and did a scene design and performance for the Mythological Suites. She is a monitor at the Educational Service of the Museu da Carris and a teacher at Odd School