Ana Mazzei (b.1980, São Paulo) is based in São Paulo. She has completed a BFA in Visual Arts at Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado (FAAP) and a MA in Visual Poetics at UNICAMP. In 2013 she was selected for the residence at Cité des Arts - Paris with a scholarship from FAAP. In 2011/12 she was a participant in the Independent Study Program at Escola São Paulo (PIESP) directed by Adriano Pedrosa. With a pluralistic practice that challenges and explores the structures, materiality and histories of representation and visuality, often in relation to the distinction between the theatrical and the real in contemporary life. Much of her work focuses on what once was visible but now cannot be seen. She is a member and founder of Teatro Facada.