Sérgio Andrade (2014-2015) Artist and Professor

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Sérgio Andrade is an Artist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Arts of the Body at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). He holds a PhD and an MA in Philosophy from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), an MA in Performing Arts and a BA in Dance from Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA). His research focuses on relationship between dance, philosophy, and performance. As an artist, Sérgio has worked in dance, performance art, urban intervention, and video art, in many projects in Brazil, Colombia, and USA. At UFRJ, he coordinates the Laboratório de Crítica.