Paulo Maia Figueiredo (2018-2019) Professor and Curator


Paulo Maia Figueiredo is Associate Professor at the Federal University of Minas Gerais in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. He works with indigenous school education and is a specialist in ritual aesthetics in Amazonia, as well as co-founder and curator of, forum of cinema and anthropology, a project carried out in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, since 1997 ( He is currently expanding his work in the field of Performance Studies and conducting research in the Hemi archives and NYU libraries.