Romy Pocztaruk, 1983, Porto Alegre, Brasil. Lives and works in Porto Alegre, Brazil. She has a master’s degree in Visual Poetics by the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS). Pocztaruk’s photography and vídeo work deals with simulations and the positions from which the artist interacts with diferente places. She has participated in such exhibitions as 31a Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; BRICS (2014), OI Futuro Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil; Convite à Viagem – Rumos Artes Visuais (2011-13), Itaú Cultural, São Paulo/Rio de Janeiro/Goiânia, Brazil; 9a Bienal do Mercosul (2013), Porto Alegre, Brazil; Region 0 - The Latino Video Art Festival of New York (2013), New York; the 64o Salão Paranaense (2012), at the Museum of Contemporaty Art of Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil; Prêmio diário contemporâneo de fotografia, Casa das onze janelas, Belém do Para, Brazil; Percursos Simulados (2011), Paço das Artes, São Paulo, Brazil; Simulated Pathways (2011), at Skalitzer 140, Berlin, Germany.She ha salso taken part in artist-in-residence programmes in China (Sunhoo Creatives in Residency), Germany.Berlim (Takt Kunstprojektraum), Instituto Sacatar (Bahia, Brazil) and Nova York (Bronx Museum), sponsored by the Iberê Camargo grant for artist residencies.