Élle de Bernardini was born in Itaqui, in 1991, and lives and works in São Paulo. She’s a trans woman whose artistic production has been permeated by her biography. Her works discuss the intersection between gender issues, sexuality, politics and identity and the histories of art and humanity.
Her works have been exhibited at national institutes such as Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP), Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR), Museu de Arte do Rio grande do Sul (MARGS), Centro Cultural São Paulo (CCSP). Museu Nacional da República and participated in the 12ª Bienal do Mercosul.
Her work is featured in prominent collections, including the Museu de Arte do Rio Grande do Sul (MARGS), Museu de Arte Contemporânea do Rio Grande do Sul (MAC-RS), Coleção Santander Brasil, Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR), Fundação de Artes Marcos Amaro, Museu Nacional da República, in Brasília, and Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo.
Source: Kogan Amaro Gallery.