BIO

    Fábio Colaço (1995) was born in Lisbon, where he lives and works.
    Holds a degree in Sculpture and a master degree in Performance and Installation from the Faculty of Fine Arts of Lisbon. He also studied at the ADBK in Munich.
    He exhibits regularly in Portugal and abroad in solo and group exhibitions, highlighting the exhibitions: (2020) “One Million”, Appleton Box, Lisbon, PT; (2020) “Trabalho Capital # Greve Geral”, curated by Paulo Mendes, Centro de Arte Oliva, São João da Madeira, PT; (2020) “5 Años de Atelier Solar”, curated by Alejandro Alonso Moro, Cruce, Madrid, ES; (2019) “Prémio Arte Jovem Fundação Millennium BCP”, Centro Português de Serigrafia, Lisbon, PT; (2019) “I Will Take the Risk”, curated by Carolina Trigueiros e Tomaz Hipólito, Azan, Lisbon, PT; (2018) “Where Plato Taught”, curated by Christian Jankowski, Franzensfeste/Fortezza, Bolzano, IT; (2018) “Jahresausstellung”, Akademie der Bildenden Künst, Munich, DE; (2017) “Ciclo do Liminar #9”, Zaratan - Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, PT; (2016) “in possível - com n... entrar na possibilidade”, Arquipélago - Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, Azores, PT.
    In 2016, he was nominated for “Artes e Talentos” award, the winner of “Revelação D. Fernando II” award in 2017, and more recently, the winner of “Arte Jovem Fundação Millennium BCP” award in 2019.


SHORT BIO

    Fábio Colaço was born in 1995 in Lisbon, where he lives and works.
    He studied Sculpture, Performance and Installation at the Fine Arts University of Lisbon and at the ADBK in Munich. Colaço’s body of work encompasses painting, sculpture, photography and video.
    He exhibits regularly in Portugal and abroad in solo and group exhibitions from 2015.

CV

Fábio Colaço (1995) was born in Lisbon, where he lives and works.


EDUCATION

2017-2018 Erasmus - Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE.
2016-2018 Master - Performance and Installation, Fine Arts University, Lisbon, PT.
2013-2016 Bachelor - Sculpture, Fine Arts University, Lisbon, PT.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021 “Fábio Colaço”, Galeria Nave, Lisbon, PT.
2020 “Disclaimer”, curated by Alejandro Alonso Moro, LAI Museum, Asturias, ES.
2020 “Fábio Colaço”, Abreu Advogados, Lisbon, PT.
2020 “One Million”, Appleton Box, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “Over the Rainbow”, M Gallery&Studio, Leiria, PT.
2019 “Money Miracles”, Casa dell’Arte, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “A God Called Money”, curated by Carolina Quintela, Espaço Real, Lisbon, PT.
2018 “Ecce Mono”, Zaratan Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, PT.
2017 “Trevum”, Museu das Artes, Sintra, PT.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021 “No Reino das Nuvens: os Artistas e a Invenção de Sintra”, curated by Vitor dos Reis, Museu das Artes, Sintra, PT.
2020 “Stand 1.3”, Stand, Lisbon, PT.
2020 “Trabalho Capital # Greve Geral”, curated by Paulo Mendes, Centro de Arte Oliva, São João da Madeira, PT.
2020 “5 Años de Atelier Solar”, curated by Alejandro Alonso Moro, Cruce, Madrid, ES.
2020 “Open Studio”, Art Room, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “Feeling Blue”, curated by Carolina Quintela, Espaço Real, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “Trailer”, Mono, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “Prémio Arte Jovem Fundação Millennium BCP”, Centro Português de Serigrafia, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “Festival Múltiplo”, Zaratan Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “Estoutro”, curated by Beatriz Coelho, Francisca Gigante and Inês Vieira, Espaço Cultural Mercês, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “Zinco”, Sá da Costa - Camões, Lisbon, PT.         
2019 “3ª Bienal Internacional de Gaia”, Quinta da Fiação de Lever, Gaia, PT.
2019 “I will take the risk”, curated by Carolina Trigueiros and Tomaz Hipólito, Azan, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “Stills & Frames”, curated by Pedro Gonçalves, Museu das Artes, Sintra, PT.
2018 “Where Plato Taught”, curated by Christian Jankowski, Franzensfeste/Fortezza, Bolzano, IT.
2018 “Jahresausstellung”, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE.
2018 “Lote #1”, Poste_Matosinhos, Porto, PT.
2018 “Mobility and Whatever”, ADAC Zentrale, Munich, DE.
2018 “Fleeting”, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE.
2018 “WIP”, Galeria Mute, Lisbon, PT.
2017 “Caleidoscópio”, Galeria do Sol/Maus Hábitos, Oporto, PT.
2017 “Prémio D. Fernando II”, Museu das Artes, Sintra, PT.
2017 “Double”, Museu Geológico, Lisbon, PT.
2017 “Ciclo do Liminar #9”, Zaratan Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, PT.
2016 “in possível - com n... entrar na possibilidade”, Arquipélago - Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, Azores, PT.
2016 “Casa Ocupada”, Lisbon, PT.
2016 “Finalistas de Escultura”, Palácio Marquês de Pombal, Oeiras, PT.
2016 “7a Edição Condomínio”, Lisbon, PT.
2016 “Mostra’16”, Lisbon, PT.
2016 “Mostra’16 Preview”, Porto, PT.
2016 “Só não podes atirar pela janela”, Palácio das Artes, Porto, PT.
2016 “Setenta e oito”, Galeria 78-80, Lisbon, PT.
2015 “Festival da Universidade de Direito”, Lisbon, PT.


AWARDS

2019 First prize - “Prémio Arte Jovem Fundação Millennium BCP”, Centro Português de Serigrafia, Lisbon, PT.
2017 First prize - “Prémio Revelação D. Fernando II”, Museu das Artes, Sintra, PT.
2016 Nomination - “Artes e Talentos”, Palácio das Artes, Porto, PT.


PUBLICATIONS

JANKOWSKI, Christian; Schmidt-Wulffen, Stephan - “Where Plato Taught”. Franzensfeste/Fortezza Editions. 2018.
MAURACHER, Maximilian; DUQUE, Filipe - “Entkunstung I”. Entkunstung Editions. 2017.
LISBOA, Universidade - “Finalistas Escultura Belas-Artes ULisboa 15’16”. Universidade de Lisboa. 2016.


RESIDENCIES

2020 “Atelier Solar”, Atelier Solar, Madrid, ES. 2016 “Projet hors-les-murs à Porto”, Rua do Sol, Oporto, PT.
2015 “RésVés”, Loulé, PT.


PROJECTS

2020 “Untitled (heavy)”, project to Umbigo Magazine, online project “Art in Quarantine”, Lisbon, PT.
2019 “It is Time”, permanent public installation comissioned by Prozis, Maia, PT.
2019 “Diálogos - Signs”, project to Umbigo Magazine, edition #70, printed version.


PRESS

ANDRÉ, Sara e - “Inquéritos a 471 Artistas”. Contemporânea magazine, online version (‘entrevistas’ section), June 2020.
SAYEJ, Nadja - “What to see and snag at Toronto’s foremost Art Fair”. Forbes magazine, 16 October 2019.
NICOLAU, Teresa - “As Horas Extraordinárias”. RTP, As Horas Extraordinárias 5, 20 May 2019.