Cinthia Marcelle is a Brazilian contemporary artist known for her large-scale installations, performances and video works. The artist was born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil in 1974, and graduated from the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais in 1996.
Marcelle has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions internationally. The artist’s recent exhibitions include Cinthia Marcelle and Tiago Mata Machado: Divine Violence (Logan Center Exhibitions, University of Chicago, 2017); Education by Stone (MoMA PS1, 2016); At the Risk of the Real (12th Sharjah Biennial, 2015); and Dust Never Sleeps (Secession, Vienna, 2014). She represented Brazil at the 57th Venice Biennale (2017), winning a Special Mention for her solo presentation Hunting Ground. In 2006, she was the recipient of the International Prize for Performance for her work Gray Demonstration (2006), while in 2010 she was awarded the first Future Generation Art Prize. She currently lives and works in São Paulo.