Dead or Alive: Nature Becomes Art which featured the work of MARIA FERNANDA CARDOSO (April 27 - October 24, 2010) at the MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN, NEW YORK has won the International Art Critics Association award. Curated by David McFadden.  The exhibition featured two of MARIA'S feather cloaks and the Emu Wear Video in collaboration with Ross Rudesch Harley.

MARIA FERNANDA CARDOSO is also exhibiting at the Fremantle Arts Centre in Western Australia. The exhibition is titled Masters of Disguise and is an exhibition of video and photography that continues the observations of nature (29 January - 20 March, 2011).