Sérgio Leitão

  • Datos biográficos

    Nació en Monte Estoril, Lisboa, Portugal

  • Artist living and working between Oporto and Lisbon. Advanced Visual Arts Program (FBAPv/UVIGO); BA in Fine Arts (ESAP); Independent Visual Arts Program (MAUMAUS); Gasthof Program (STADELSCHÜLE); Sculpture / Photography (Ar_Co) and Videoart (CAM_CALOUSTE GULBENKIAN FOUNDATION). Exhibitions / projects: Anywhere & Everywhere: Menue; Eldorado Project and Lisbon Dinner, at Gasthof, simultaneous with MANIFESTA and DOCUMENTA, with the participation of Hans Ulrich Obrist, Daniel Birnbaum, Nicolas Bourriaud, Maria Lind, Iara Boubnova, Biljana Tomic, Clementine Deliss, Isabelle Graw, Stéphanie Moisdon-Trembley, Sarat Maharaj, Peter Cook and John Armleder, among others, org. Stadelschüle, Frankfurt; Landproject, Chiang Mai; Protoacademy, Edinburgh; ICA, Moscow; Kulturni Centar, Belgrade; Manifesta, Amsterdam; Go to Frisco, org. Southern Exposure, San Francisco; Territories Without Borders, ZDB, Lisbon; Sound Sculptures / Acusmatic pieces, org. Vitor Rua; Eldorado, org. Maumaus; Curatorial Crossing, dir. C. Mesquita / E. Melo e Castro; Four Elements and Fault Line, cur. Eduarda Neves, among other projects presented at Rosalux, Berlin; Malta Contemporary Art, La Valletta; Sala X, Pontevedra; NoD-Roxy Gallery, Prague; EB, Frankfurt; Cent Quatre, Jacobs, Folie Sandrin and Villa Belleville, Paris; Projetto Minasi, Milan; IZOLYATSIA, Kiev; LLLLLL, Vienna; VASiSTAS and EX14, Dresden, and other contemporary art institutions. Coordinated the exhibition of A. Nagasaka (JAP), V. Jurevicius (LIT), L. Meixner (GER), I. Danysz (POL) and D. Huanca (USA) at Maia Forum, also presented at KURANT, Tromsø and Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna. DGARTES grant support for two programs of 7 exhibitions; FCT International grant for art studies. Selected for the portuguese representation at the CPLP biennial.