(b. 1986, Brazil)
Vivian Caccuri lives and works in Rio de Janeiro. She has developed projects in many cities in Brazil and abroad, including Manaus (Brazilian Amazon), Helsinki, Riga, Warsaw, Oslo, Valparaiso, Venice and Accra. Throughout her career she has collaborated with several musicians such as Arto Lindsay (USA/BR), Gilberto Gil (BR), Panji Anoff (Ghana), Fausto Fawcett (BR), Wanlov (Ghana) and has recently released her first musical project (Homa). Her sound works and compositions have been broadcasted in radio stations such as Resonance FM (London), Kunstradio (Vienna) and Rádio Mirabilis (Rio de Janeiro). At Princeton University she wrote her first book Music is What I Make (2012), published in Brazil and awarded by Funarte Prize of Critical Production in Music in 2013.
She has started the renovation of the Fábrica Bhering 2009, a former chocolate factory in the harbour area of Rio de Janeiro that was emptied out and semi-abandoned where now dozens of workspaces, design studios, showrooms and bistros work.