Clarissa Tossin is an artist based in Los Angeles and São Paulo. Her work synthesizes place, economy, history and narrative into sculptural objects, installations, videos and performances. She received her MFA from California Institute of the Arts in 2009 and BFA from FAAP, Sao Paulo, Brazil in 2000. She attended the Skowhegan residency in 2009. Her work has been shown at Redling Fine Art, Compact Space and Redcat, in Los Angeles, Galeria Vermelho in São Paulo, Brazil, La Ferme du Buisson, in Noisiel, France, and Kunsthalle Wien, in Vienna, Austria.