Bia Monteiro was born in 1976, in Rio de Janeiro. Received a MFA degree from the International Center of Photography in New York where she was awarded with the Director’s Fellowship in 2015/16. Bia is a visual artist working primarily with photography, video and installations. Her work references matters of displacement, as well as environmental concerns through the use of human body and architecture. Bia has exhibited her work in Brazil, Europe and United States and is part of the artist collective Studio Duo.