Filipa Ramos


> Break-out session Art, play and humour: from palliation to transformation

Lisbon-born Filipa Ramos is a writer and editor based in London, where she works as Editor in Chief of art-agenda. She is a Lecturer in the Experimental Film MA programme of Kingston University and in the MRes Art:Moving Image of Central Saint Martins, both in London, and works with the Master Programme of the Institut Kunst, Basel.

Filipa is co-curator of Vdrome, a programme of screenings of films by visual artists and filmmakers. She was Associate Editor of Manifesta Journal and contributed for Documenta 13 (2012) and 14 (2017). Her writing, mostly in the intersection of art and cinema and on the animal figures caught within it, has been published in several magazines and catalogues. She has recently edited Animals (Whitechapel Gallery/MIT Press, 2016).