Laercio Redondo is a Brazilian-born artist based in Rio de Janeiro and Stockholm. He received his MFA at Konstfack, University of Art, Crafts and Design in Stockholm, Sweden. He is the recipient of various grants, among them, the Akademie Schloss Solitude fellowship in Stuttgart, Germany and the IASPIS residency program in Stockholm, Sweden. In his artistic research Redondo engages extensively with collective memory and its erasure in society. His work is often based on the interpretation of specific events in relation to the city, architecture and historical representation.
He has exhibited widely in galleries and museums of modern and contemporary art. Redondo´s recent solo exhibitions includes Past projects for the future, currently at the Dallas Contemporary and What ends every day at MAM-RJ, both curated by Justine Ludwig; Tales with no Kings, Casa França–Brasil, Façade and Memory from Brasilia, Galeria Silvia Cintra + Box 4, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He has also participated in group exhibitions at such international venues as the Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw; The right to the city, Stedelijk Museum Bureau, Amsterdam; The insides are on the outside, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, SESC Pompeia, São Paulo, Bienal do Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil;