João Silveira is a Brazilian entrepreneur, researcher and artist.

Harvard Fellow - Faculty of Arts & Sciences (SEAS)

Fellow - ArtSciLab - UT Dallas 

Ph.D. in Education, Management and Science Communication - UFRJ

Master in Education, Management and Science Communication - UFRJ

Founder of the Arteciência startup, a educational program based on Problem Based Learning (PBL) in which students are encouraged to think about complex problems and create solutions and products that bring together art, science, and technology.

Author of the book “Da Ideia ao Aplauso”.

Key projects:

Academic Papers looking for the evidence that Art-Science-Technology collaboration is a good thing

Papo ArteCiência: a podcast that reached more than 100,000 people 

INFUSIÓN: transdisciplinarity on the stage 

Anteato: an award-winning film about a dance show inspired by a scientific topic.

Named a Young Pioneer by the World Frontiers Forum

More projects here


Joao, 2019