Ileana Hochman takes the sign of emigration and immigration. Granddaughter of Russian, born in Argentina, lived most of her life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Trained at the National School of Fine Arts, his work begins in generating tropicalistas artists renewing Latin American Culture in the 1970s breaking with foreign influences in search of an identity.
The artist chooses the technique of screen printing as an expression and contemporary artistic language and creating new approaches beyond reproduction. Chosen for their alternative media impressions as industrial acetates, natural materials and organic. The works come out of the flat surface making it three-dimensional objects.
She gave courses in experimental silkscreen Parque Lage Visual Arts Center in Rio de Janeiro and exposes pictures and objects in galleries and art shows in Buenos Aires, Copenhagen, Rome and Rio de Janeiro. Her work is part of the Collection of the largest private collection of engraving in Latin America.