Mariana Caló (Viana do Castelo, 1984) and Francisco Queimadela (Coimbra, 1985) studied painting at the Porto Art Academy and have been working together since 2010. In 2012 they received a grant from the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation for a residency at Gasworks, London.
In 2013 they won the International Award at the Lo Schermo dell'arte Film Festival. Their work has been shown at international film festivals such as FIDMarseille, IndieLisboa and Videoex, as well as at the National Gallery in Prague, the MAAT in Lisbon, the project spaces General Public and Altes Finanzamt in Berlin, and the Biennale of Contemporary Art in Coimbra, Portugal. Lives and works in Porto.