Born in São Paulo, Brazil, Gian Spina is a writer, researcher and artist. He has taught in institutions such as the International Art Academy Palestine, and the Escola da Cidade (São Paulo). Today he is learning Arabic, and attempting to construct an interdisciplinary body of work on the materialization of power in the public sphere. He was part of the residency program between Capacete and Documenta 14 in Athens (2017) and recently at MMAG Foundation in Amman (2018).
He now lives in Cairo and teaches at CILAS (Cairo Institute of Liberal Arts and Science).
His work can be seen at http://gianspina.com.