|Stela Barbieri is an artist, curator and consultant in education, arts and literature. She is a counsellor of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation since 2012. She was the educational curator of the São Paulo Art Biennial (2009-14) and the Educational Action director at the Tomie Ohtake Institute (2002- 2014). Stella is an arts advisor at the Vera Cruz School, where she began to work as an educator in 1988. She is also an author of children's books and a storyteller. Currently, she directs the Binah Arts Space, a live studio, with experimental labs, lectures and courses.