CARLA KASUMI ATKINS
2016 Days (24-10-2016). Performance. Battery Park. New York.
2015 Days (25-10-2015). Performance. Brooklyn Heights Promenade. New York.
2015 A Park of One's Own. Audio-guided walk through Washington Square Park. New York.
2014 Days (15-04-2014). Performance. Espaço Vórtice. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.
2013 Public place. Audio-walk. Parque da Chacrinha, Copacabana. Rio de Janeiro.
2015 The Biology of Love. P.S. I love you: Ephemeral installation in subway cars; 110 V3U: messages in library books. Queens College. New York.
2014 Reminiscence of the Land. Cage Janitors. Performance. 798 Photo Gallery. Beijing.
2014 At first sight. Onde mora a memória. Mixed media. Galeria Artur Fidalgo. Rio de Janeiro.
2013 Imagination and Matter. Various. Mixed media. Galeria Macunaíma. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.
2015-ongoing Executive Assistant to Niegel Smith, Artistic Director of The Flea Theater in New York.
2015-2016 Studio Manager to performance artist Tania Bruguera.
2015-2016 Production Manager for Elastic City, Brooklyn.
2014 Emissary in the 2014 Elastic City Walks Festival. Various locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn.
2014 Collaborator on The Francis Effect, a performance by artist Tania Bruguera. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, part of the exhibition Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America today.
2014 Jail Manager in the Cage performance by artist Miao Jiaxin. Miao Jiaxin Studio, Bushwick, Brooklyn.
2011-2014 English as a Second Language teacher. Rio de Janeiro.
2013 Editor of the Trust Trilogy by Cristiane Serruya, an erotic romance series.
2010 Editor and Marketing for the graphic novel Coffee by Marc Fiszman.
2007-2009 Human Resources Manager. The Everyman Cinema, London.
2006Journalist for the Film Festival Magazine. www.thefilmfestivalmagazine.com
2006Journalist and Researcher for EMMA – Ethnic Multicultural Media Academy. www.emma.tv
2005 Co-founder, curator and organizer of the Brazilian View Film Fest. London, Birmingham and Belgium.
2004 Assistant Director and Researcher in the play Taj Mahal, directed by Christina Streva. Rio de Janeiro.
2003 Research assistant for a documentary on the military dictatorship in Brazil. Rio de Janeiro.
2011-2013: BA Painting. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.
2012-2013: Art. School of Visual Arts of Rio de Janeiro.
2010: Introduction to Painting. The Art Academy, London.
2009: Human Resources Certificate in Personnel Practice. London South Bank University.
2003-2005: Art and Philosophy. The Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio).
2000-2003: BA Cinema. Estácio de Sá University, Rio de Janeiro.
2000-2001: Nursing, Auxiliary. Santa Casa de Misericordia, Rio de Janeiro.
1999-2000: BSc Astronomy. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.
Film productions 2001-2003
Screenwriter and Director (digital, short): “Right Spot”; “Islands”; “The house full of sound and fury”; “Anonymous”
Art director: “While sadness is away” Documentary, digital. Winner of the Popular Jury award for Best Movie at the Cinesul Latin American Film Festival 2004.
Assistant Director: “Let’s speak frankly” – digital, short; “Primrose” – 35mm film, short.
Director of Photography: “Apparently bearable” – digital, short.
Producer: “I want to play!” –digital, short.
Continuity: “To be...” – digital, short.