Born 1972, Caldas da Rainha, she lives and works in Lisbon.
A mathematician and visual artist, Costa practices drawing in charcoal and sculpture as her main media. Her drawings are frequently embroidered and filled with geometric notations. Line is a fundamental motif in her compositions, which frequently delve into notations of the feminine emotional condition, including pain, heartbreak and the procurement of identity. Costa’s work has been exhibited internationally and is present in various private and public collections.
Gas on Ice (da série O Tempo Já Cá Não Devia Estar)
Happening with ice cube and balloon
Image Courtesy of Walter Vinagre
*This work is part of the online exhibition only. The exhibition will display another work.