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Currently based in Montreal, Pata Macedo is a graphic designer and educator originally from Brazil. Since 2001, she has been running her own design studio where her practice has focused on developing a variety of graphic design projects in the cultural and educational sectors. Her clients include museums, not-for-profit arts organizations, academic research institutes, and independent artists. Since 2003, she has been teaching design fundamentals, book design and typography in the Design and Computation Arts Department as a member of Concordia University’s part-time faculty.

Brésilienne d’origine, Pata Macedo est graphiste et enseignante. Elle habite présentement à Montréal où elle a son propre atelier de design graphique depuis 2001. Ses projets se concentrent principalement dans les secteurs culturels et pédagogiques, et ses clients incluent des musées, des organismes artistiques à but non lucratif, des instituts académiques de recherche ainsi que des artistes indépendants. Depuis 2003, elle est chargée de cours au département de Design and Computation Arts de l’Université Concordia où elle enseigne les concepts de base des arts graphiques, le design des livres et la typographie.

  selected projects //  

Shié Kasai: Survival Japanese Cooking // exhibition catalogue, 132 pages, 6 x 6 inches // in FR and EN
Texts by Zoë Chan, Shié Kasai, Tatiana Mellema
MAI (Montréal, arts interculturels), Montreal - Quebec


Inklings. gestes, murmures, ruminations a book of drawings by Vida Simon // 96 pages, 5 x 6 inches

Preoccupations: Photographic Explorations of the Grey Nuns Mother House
// in FR and EN // exhibition catalogue, 48 pages // Exhibition curated by Martha Langford with Jessica Auer, Claude-Philippe Benoit, Olga Chagaoutdinova, Denis Farley, Clara Gutsche, Thomas Kneubühler, Suzy Lake, Anne Ramsden, Sylvie Readman, Arthur Renwick, Gabor Szilasi, Chih-Chien Wang. FOFA gallery, Concordia University, Montreal - Quebec

Hochelaga Revisited/Hochelaga Revisité // exhibition catalogue, 40 pages // 8 pages cover // in FR and EN
Exhibition curated by Ryan Rice with Jason Baerg, Lori Blondeau, Martin Loft, Cathy Mattes, Nadia Myre,
Ariel Lightningchild Smith, MAI (Montréal, arts interculturels), Montreal - Quebec

Dark Boat // CD packaging and label // in collaboration with Vida Simon
Spanner, St. John's - Newfoundland

Metodologia para trabalhos científicos e acadêmicos // academic research guide, 88 pages //
Universidade da Região da Campanha (URCAMP), Bagé - RS - Brazil

Blessings // exhibition catalogue, 68 pages //
The Concordia Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies, Concordia University, Montreal - Quebec

Terrible Beauty, Jennifer Angus // exhibition catalogue, 92 pages //
Musée d'art de Joliette, Joliette - Quebec

Life Stories Project // identity system and website design //
Oral History Department, Concordia University, Montreal - Quebec

KILLY, Grandir et Mourir // exhibition catalogue, 48 pages //
MAI (Montréal, arts interculturels), Montreal - Quebec

Le Nouvel Opéra //
identity system

Eric Simon, Portraits // exhibition brochure //
Musée d'art de Joliette

Nu - Salon de Chaussure //
identity system

Leave your mark // a personal project created for Logo Cities: An International Symposium on Signage, Branding, and Lettering in Public Space, Concordia University, Montréal May 4-5, 2007

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