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Tiago Mestre

 

(Portugal, 1978).

Lives and works in São Paulo, Brazil

Represented by Galeria Millan

www.galeriamillan.com.br/artistas/tiago-mestre

 

Academic training

 

2013 | 2016 – Master degree in Architecture, from  FAU/USP- University of São Paulo, Brazil

2009 | 2010 – Advanced Course in Painting from Ar.co, Lisbon, Portugal

2008 | 2009 – Program of independent studies from Maumaus, Lisbon, Brazil

2008 | 2010- PhD student in Architecture, Architecture Faculty of Lisbon, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal

2006 | 2007- Engraving at Diferença School, Lisbon, Portugal

2002 | 2003 –Illustration course at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

1999 | 2000 – Erasmus Program at Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy.

1996 | 2001- Graduation in Architecture, Architecture Faculty of Lisbon, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal

 

Solo shows

 

2018 – “More news from nowhere” (texto de Jacopo Crivelli Visconti) – Colégio das Artes de Coimbra, Portugal (2018)

2017 – “Noite. Inextinguível, inexprimível noite.” (text by Kiki Mazzucchelli)– Galeria Millan, São Paulo, Brazil (2017)

2016 – “Foundation” (curated by Jacopo Crivelli Visconti) – Paço das Artes, São Paulo, Brazil

2016 – ”La Californie” (curated by Bruno Mendonça) – Centro Cultural São Paulo, Brazil

2015 – “Asa Nisi Masa” – Galeria Central, São Paulo, Brazil

2014 – “All the Things You Are” (curated by Marina Coelho) – Kunsthalle São Paulo, Brazil

2013 – “Speech” (curated by Paulo Miyada), Galeria Virgílio, São Paulo, Brazil

2012 – “Secret Life of Materials” curated by Fernando Oliva), Centro Cultural Sergio Porto, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Internationalization Support Program – Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation)

2009 – “Specific Sunset“, Wiels Residency Projects, Brussels, Belgium

2004 – “Tiago Mestre – painting and drawing”, Museu Jorge Vieira, Beja, Portugal

 

 

Group shows

 

2018 – “Jardim das delícias. Juízo final”, curated by Pedro Caetano, Galeria Cavalo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2017 – ”So diferent, so attractive”, curated by Paul Miyada, Galeria Carbono, São Paulo, Brazil

2016 – “Completely something else”, curated by Jacopo Crivelli Visconti – Point Centre for Contemporary Art, Nicosia, Chipre

2016 – “Raid_8”, curated by Jacopo Crivelli Visconti –  Galeria Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo, Brazil

2016 – “Leilão de parede” – PIVÔ-Arte e Pesquisa, São Paulo, Brazil

2016 – “Open Studio” – PIVÔ-Arte e Pesquisa, São Paulo, Brazil

2016 – “O muro: rever o rumo”, Galeria Central, São Paulo, Brazil

2015 – “1(um)”, Galeria BFA Boatos, São Paulo, Brazil

2015 – “Festival Arte Atual – Coisas sem Nomes” – curated by Paulo Miyada, Inst. Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo, Brazil

2011 – “Escape”, curated by Jürgen Bock – Lund’s Konsthall, Sweeden

2010 – “O dia mais longo do ano”, curated by Pedro Calapez and Marta Mestre – Teatro de Almada, Portugal

2010 – “O herói” – Plataforma Revólver, Lisboa, Portugal

2010 – “Noli Me Tangere”, curated by Fátima Lambert – Anastácio Gonçalves Museum, Lisboa, Portugal

2010 – “Mandei-o matar porque não havia razão”, curated by Emília Tavares – Espaço Avenida, Lisboa, Portugal

2009 – “Liquid archives”, curated by Anna Schneider – Platform3, Munch,  Germany (2009)

2009 – XV Bienal de Cerveira, Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal (2009)

 

 

Publications in Visual Arts

 

– Ânima (visual essay), Wrongwrong Magazine, 2018

– “Estado de Atenção”, art catalog, Casa da Cerca – Centro de Arte Contemporânea, Câmara Municipal de Almada, (2010)

– “Mandei-o matar porque não havia razão”, art catalog,  Editora Fenda, Lisboa (2010)

– “All the Things You Are”,artist book,  Kunsthalle São Paulo, (2014)

– “Raid_8”, art catalog, Galeria Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo (2016)

– “Liquid Archives”, art catalog, Platform3, Munch (2009)

 

Artist Residency Programs and Grants

 

– GASWORKS, London, 2019 (Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian grant)

– PIVÔ – Arte e Pesquisa, São Paulo, Brazil (2016)

– Tofiq Studios, São Paulo, Brazil (2015)

– FAAP – Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado (collaboration with Jürgen Bock’s studies program), São Paulo (2010)

– Metropolis Alliance | WIELS Residency, Brussels (2009)

– INOV-Art grant, from DGArtes, to work with ICC – Instituto de Cultura Contemporânea / Arte|Cidade, São Paulo, Brasil (2010)