Guest artist Marta Wengorovius in conversation with curator João Silvério
April 23rd at 6pm
- Online transmission in open channel via Zoom, without limit of registration.
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- Phone: 964 475 138 / 912268480
She graduated in Painting in 1988 from the Faculty of Fine Arts, Lisbon. From 1989 to 1992 she was a grantee of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, and in 1990 she received a scholarship from the Luso-American Development Foundation in New York, Washington and Philadelphia. She was Academic Observer in 1993 at Goldsmith College, London. Coordinated, with RuiSanches, the Summer Academy for Plastic Artists, Estudos Gerais da Arrábida - Conferências do Convento, 1994. In 1994, she received the Painting Prize of the Latin Union. She has a Master's degree in Visual Arts from the University of Évora. PhD student in Contemporary Art at Colégio das Artes, Universidadede Coimbra where she is developing the thesis Um, dois e muitos.
Her plastic and personal research is multidisciplinary, dialoguing with other artistic and scientific disciplines. In 2012 she creates the method "Um, dois e muitos" that begins with the works: Cabana de Leitura –Biblioteca Um, dois e muitos (2012), followed by Um, dois e muitos – uma ilha em exposição (2016) and Escola Nómada (beginning of 2016).
She has exhibited individually since 1989. Her most recent exhibitions and performances include: Levar as cores onde fazem falta, Escola Nómada, Jardim Botânico da Casa da Cerca, curator Filipa Oliveira; O Dois, Galeria Diferença (2020), Escola Nómada do Um do Dois e dos Muitos, Porta 14 (2019); Velvet Black, Árvore Cooperative (2018) curated by Albuquerque Mendes; Um,dois e Muitos, Museu de História Natural, Lisbon(2018) curated by Paulo Pires do Vale; Escola Nómada- Appleton Square (2018); Extática Esfinge. Drawing and AnimismII, Centro Internacional das Artes José de Guimarães, curator Nuno Faria(col.), 2017; Um, dois e muitos - An island on display, curator Sarina Basta, Museu Carlos Machado, Ponta Delgada, São Miguel, Azores (2016); Transmission, Recréation et Repétition, Palais des Beaux-arts,Paris, curator Sarina Basta (col. ) (2015); Focus - drawings for use, Festival of Ephemeral Art, Sokolovsko, Poland (2013); Cabana de Leitura, Biblioteca do Um, dois e muitos, Trienal de Arquitectura, Lisbon; AGrande Saúde Fundação EDP, curated by João Pinharanda, Lisbon (2012), Objectos de Errância, Museu do Chiado (2011); Mise à nu par l'action, CentreCulturel Calouste Gulbenkian, Paris (2009).