VERBO 2017
13th Performance Art Festival
Open Call
Dec 12, 2016 to March 01, 2017.

From December 12, 2016 to March 01, 2017, Galeria Vermelho will be receiving applications for the 13th edition of the Performance Art Festival VERBO.

VERBO 2017 will be held in partnership with Associação Cultural Videobrasil from 10 to 15 of July. The program will include actions by Brazilian and foreign artists, and will feature the launch of the 1st edition of the project Temporada de Dança Videobrasil (Videobrasil Dance Season), as well as a video program from Videobrasil's collection, which will be presented at Sala Antonio (Vermelho), the 5th edition of the seminar Verbo Conjugado, as well as workshops of creation on Performance Art.

Artists interested in applying for VERBO 2017 are invited to send up to 3 projects of performances accompanied by a portfolio and CV to Each artist or group can send up to 3 projects of performances, either new or already presented.

The selection of projects for the 13th edition of VERBO will be done by Marcos Gallon, artistic director of VERBO, Thereza Farkas, institutional and programming director of Videobrasil, and the artist Carolina Mendonça. The committee will also be responsible for the nomination of the artist or group that will be commissioned to create a new choreographic piece for the 1st Videobrasil Dance Season. With an interdisciplinary format, the project aims to foster approximations among dance, performance and visual arts. The commission will appoint an artist or group that after a period of immersion and research in Videobrasil's video collection, should create and present a choreographic piece at Galpão VB as part of VERBO 2017 programm.

For more information, please write to

Event: VERBO 2017 - 13ª da mostra de Performance Arte
Date: 10 a 15 de julho de 2017
Place: Galeria Vermelho, Rua Minas Gerais, 350 – Higienópolis – São Paulo – Brasil.
Galpão VB, Av. Imperatriz Leopoldina, 1150 - Vila Leopoldina, São Paulo – Brasil