Vasco Araújo  (Portuguese, 1975) 

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Vasco Araújo Biography
1975   Born In Lisbon
1994 - 1999   Degree in Sculpture F.B.A.U.L., Lisbon
1999 - 2000   Advanced course in Fine-Art at Maumaus, School of Fine Arts and Photography, Lisbon
2002   Prémio Novos Artistas da EDP, Electricidade de Portugal, Portugal
2003 - 2004   Artist-in-Residence, Core Program, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, EUA
2005   Artist-in-Residence, Récollets, Paris, França
2007   Artist-in-Residence, University of Arts, Filadelfia, EUA.
2007   Artist-in-residence, Baltic Center for Contemporary Art, Newcastle, U.K.
  PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
  Museu Colecção Berardo
  Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo (MEIAC), Badajoz
  SITAC VIII: Simposio Internacional de Teoria Sobre Arte Contemporaneo, 8th International Symposium
Selected Exhibitions
2012   Lasts, Northampton Musuem and Art Gallery, UK (solo)
2012   VÉRRIDE | Lisbon Week 2012, Lisbon, Portugal
2011   Mente-me (Lie to me) Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisboa / Lisbon, Portugal (solo)
2011   Família (Family), Ermida Nossa Senhora da Conceição, Lisboa / Lisbon, Portugal (solo)
2011   VASCO ARAÚJO - With the Voices of the Other / Avec les voix de l’autre - Musée D´Art de Joliette, Joliette, Québec (solo)
2011   O voo do Bumerangue – 10 anos da Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon / 10 years of Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon
2011   THE LAST FIRST DECADE - Ellipse Foundation, Alcoitão, Portugal
2011   ¿Tierra de nadie? - Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz
2011   Investigations of a Dog - Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm
2010   "Arte em Movimento", Carris - public transports Project, an intervention at Lavra Funicular
2010   Debret, Pavilão Branco do Museu da Cidade Lisboa / White Pavillion of the City Musuem, Lisbon (solo)
2010   SITAC VIII, 8th International Symposium on Contemporary Art Theory, Mexico City
2010   "Arrivals and Departures_ Europe", Mole Vanvitelliana, Ancona, Italy
2010   "Mais que a Vida", Two-man Show with Javier Tellez, Modern Art Center – Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
2010   "Uma das Margens da Hitória", Centro Artes Helio Oiticica, Caho, Rio de Janeiro ( março a junho de 2010) and
2010   "Avec les autre voix/ With the other's voice", Musée d'art de Joliette, Québec, Canada
2010   Museu das Imagens e do Som (MIS), S. Paulo
2010   MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo / Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisboa (solo)
2010   VASCO ARAÚJO, O PERCURSO, Intervalo. Ciclo de Arte Contemporáneo y Flamenco
2010   Centro Cultural Cajasol (c/ Laraña, 4), Sevilla.
2010   IMPRESIONES Y COMENTARIOS. Fotografía contemporánea portuguesa, Fundación Foto
2010   Investigations of a Dog, Works from the FACE Collections, Ellipse Fondation, Lisbon, Portugal,
2010   O DIA PELA NOITE, Lux Frágil; Projecto comissariado por Susana Pomba / Pomba. 10 interventions at Lux- Frágil
2009   Vasco Araújo e Alonso Gil, Intervalo - Ciclo de Arte
2009   Happy Days, Casa da Cerca, Lisbon, May- September. (Cat) (solo)
2009   Debret at Museu da Cidade / City Museum (solo)
2009   Everything has a name, or the potential to be named, Gasworks, Londres/ London, R. U./ U.K.
2009   Gosto de Mulheres, Galeria do Arade, Portimão, Portugal
2009   In connection, Pavilhão 26, Hospital Julio de Matos, Lisboa/ Lisbon, Portugal.(cat.)
2009   Intervalo - Collecion CajaSol, MEIAC, Badajoz, Espanha/ Spain
2009   Timeless Territories, ALLGARVE 09, Curadoria/Curated: María de Corral, Lorena M. de Corral; Mina Campina de Cima, Loulé, Portugal
2009   A Beleza do Erro, Organização PuppenHaus, LX Factory, Lisboa / Organized by PuppenHaus LX Factory, Lisbon
2009   Investigations of a Dog, Works from the FACE Collections, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin (Italy)
2009   AIR DU TEMPS at Galerie d'art du Conseil général des Bouches-du-Rhône, Aix-en-Provence, France
2009   Vila do Conde International Short Film Festival
2008   “O Presente: Uma Dimensão Infinita” BesArte – Colecção Banco Espirito Santo, Museu Colecção Berardo, Arte Moderna e Contemporânea, Lisboa/ Lisbon, Portugal. (cat.)
2008   “Em vivo contacto”, 28º Bienal de São Paulo, S. Paulo, Brasil. (cat.)
2008   Listen darling... the world is yours, Ellipse Foundation – Contemporary art Collection, Art Center, Alcoitão, Portugal. (cat)
2008   Young at heart (remix), Centro Cultural de Cascais, Cascais, Portugal
2008   Arte Comtemporânea/ Colecção L. Ferreira, Galeria Municipal de Artes de Abrantes, Abrantes, Portugal.
2008   Todas as histórias, Museu de Serralves/ Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto/ Oporto, Portugal.
2008   Paixóns privadas, visións públicas, MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo, Espanha/ Spain. (cat.)
2008   Rencontres internacionales Paris/ Berlin/ Madrid, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlim, Alemanha/ Germany
2008   “Dialogue Intime”, Arts Le Havre 08, Biennale d’Art Contemporain, Musée Malraux, Le Havre, França/ France (cat.)
2008   Sobre a Defesa e o Ataque, Colecção António Cachola, MACE - Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, Elvas, Portugal
2008   The Suburban, Ulrich Museum of Art in Wichita, Kansas, EUA/ USA.
2008   Artes Mundi, Wales Internacional Visual Art Exhibition and Prize, National Museum Cardiff, Cardiff, País de Gales/ Wales, U.K. (cat.)
2008   Ponto de Vista, Obras pa Colecção da Fundação PLMJ, Pavilhão Branco do Museu da Cidade, Lisboa/ Lisbon, Portugal. (cat.)
2008   The Suburban, Ulrich Museum of Art in Wichita, Kansas, EUA
2008   Ne pas jouer avec des choses mortes, Centre National d’Art Contemporain de la Villa Arson, Nice, France
2008   Parangolé. Fragmentos desde los noventa en Brasil, Portugal y España". Museum Pátio Herreriano de Valladolid, Curated by Paulo Reis and David Barro
2008   Point of View: Works from the collection of the PLMJ Foundation. City Museum, Lisbon. Curated by Miguel Amado
2008   Sôdade, Voyeur Project View, Lisbon, Portugal (solo)
2008   Eco, Jeu de Paume, Paris, France (solo)
2008   Ex Ovo Omnia, Filomena Soares Gallery. Lisbon, Portugal (solo)
2007   A Hand of Bridge, art installation at the Modern Art Center, Gulbenkian Foundation. Lisbon, Portugal (solo)
2007   About being Different, Baltic - Center for Contemporary Art, Newcastle, U.K. (solo)
2007   Residents, Espace Electra (Curated by Nathalie Viot), Paris, France
2007   Kara Walker and Vasco Araújo: Reconstruction, Museum of Fine Arts. Curator: Alison Greene. Houston, USA
2007   Vision: A, Instituto Cervantes Pekin/ Milão / Lyon/ Casablanca, China/ Itália/ França/ Marrocos. Project curated by Javier Duero
2007   Kinds of Images, Videobrasil, SESC. Curator: Berta Sichel, S. Paulo, Brasil
2007   16th International Electronic Art Festival_ VideoBrasil (SESC), S. Paulo, Brazil
2007   Troca de Olhares, Instituto Camões/ Maputo & Luanda (Comissariada por Isabel Carlos), Mozambique e Angola. (cat.)
2007   Spaces of Hospitality, Museu de Antioquia (Comissariada por Maria Ines Rodrigues, Jaime Ceron, Jose Roca, Oscar Munoz, Ana P. Cohen), Medellin, Colombia.
2007   Prémio BesPhoto, Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisboa, Portugal. (cat.)
2007   About being Different, Baltic - Center for Contemporary Art, Newcastle, UK (solo)