about

Residency dates

January – June 2019

 

Website

http://www.sarabichao.com

Bio

 

Sara Bichão (Lisbon, 1986).

Lives and works in Lisbon.

 

Education: Bachelor and Master degrees in Fine Arts from the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon (2008, 2011). She has participated in several artistic residencies, including Residency Unlimited (2012, USA), ADM-PIRA (2016, Mexico) and Artistes en Résidence (2017, France).

 

Solo exhibitions (selection): Find me, I kill you (2018), Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (exh. cat.), Lisbon; Coastal (2017) and Adrift in Space, Melt in Pace (2015), Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston; O meu sol chora (2016), Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações  (exh. cat.), Lisbon; Somebody’s Address (2016) and Open Gates (2014), Rooster Gallery, New York; Recheio (2014), Carpe Diem Arte e Pesquisa, Lisbon.

 

Collective exhibitions (selection): Quando somos 2 somos três (2018, with Manon Harrois), Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações (exh. cat.), Lisbon; Geometria Sónica / Index (2018), Arquipélago, Azores; Chama (2018), Atelier-Museu Júlio Pomar (exh. cat.), Lisbon; Extática Esfinge (2017), CIAJG (exh. cat.), Guimarães; Anozero (2017),  Biennale of Contemporary Art (exh. cat.), Coimbra; O Que Eu Sou (2017), MAAT – Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology (exh. cat.), Lisbon; Now, this is fucking too hot (2017, with Manon Harrois), Les Ateliers, Clermont-Ferrand; Puras Cosas Nuevas (2017), Pantalla Blanca, Mexico City; }{ { } (2015, with Omar Barquet), Diagrama, Mexico City; Eccentric Exercise II (2015), KCB (exh. cat.), Belgrade; Soundless Harmonies (2014), Artopia Gallery, Milan; Eccentric Exercise I (2013), Les Gens Heureux, Copenhagen; Uma Coisa a Seguir à Outra (2013, with Miguel Ângelo Rocha), Quadrum Gallery (exh. cat.), Lisbon; Extending the Line (2012), Arevalo Gallery, Miami.

 

Awards and prizes: Fidelidade Mundial – Young Artists Award (2009, honourable mention), Anteciparte (2009, selected artist), BPI/FBAUL (2008) prize for painting.

 

Institutional collections where her work is represented: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon; MAAT – EDP Foundation, Lisbon; Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações, Lisbon; CML – Municipal Council of Lisbon; MidFirst Bank, Arizona; Fidelidade Mundial, Lisbon; Benetton Foundation, Milan; CAC, Malaga; amongst others.



residency supported by

Private sponsor.