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) 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.



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 Diplom, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany.
2016-2018 Performance and Installation Master, Fine Arts University, Lisbon, Portugal.
2013-2016 Sculpture Degree, Fine Arts University, Lisbon, Portugal.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 One Million, Appleton Box, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 Over the Rainbow, M Gallery&Studio, Leiria, Portugal.
2019 Money Miracles, Casa dell’Arte, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 A God Called Money, curated by Carolina Quintela, Espaço Real, Lisbon, Portugal.
2018 Ecce Mono, Zaratan Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, Portugal.
2017 Trevum, Museu das Artes, Sintra, Portugal.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020 Trabalho Capital # Greve Geral, curated by Paulo Mendes, Centro de Arte Oliva, São João da Madeira, Portugal.
2020 5 Años de Atelier Solar, curated by Alejandro Alonso Moro, Cruce, Madrid, Spain.
2020 Open Studio, Art Room, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 Feeling Blue, curated by Carolina Quintela, Espaço Real, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 Trailer, Mono, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 Prémio Arte Jovem Fundação Millennium BCP, Centro Português de Serigrafia, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 Festival Múltiplo, Zaratan Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 Estoutro, curated by Beatriz Coelho, Francisca Gigante and Inês Vieira, Espaço Cultural Mercês, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 Zinco, Sá da Costa - Camões, Lisbon, Portugal.         
2019 3ª Bienal Internacional de Gaia, Quinta da Fiação de Lever, Gaia, Portugal.
2019 I will take the risk, curated by Carolina Trigueiros and Tomaz Hipólito, Azan, Lisbon, Portugal.
2019 Stills & Frames, curated by Pedro Gonçalves, Museu das Artes, Sintra, Portugal.
2018 Where Plato Taught, curated by Christian Jankowski, Franzensfeste/Fortezza, Bolzano, Italy.
2018 Jahresausstellung, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany.
2018 Lote #1, Poste_Matosinhos, Oporto, Portugal.
2018 Mobility and Whatever, ADAC Zentrale, Munich, Germany.
2018 Fleeting, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany.
2018 WIP, Galeria Mute, Lisbon, Portugal.
2017 Caleidoscópio, Galeria do Sol/Maus Hábitos, Oporto, Portugal.
2017 Prémio D. Fernando II, Museu das Artes, Sintra, Portugal.
2017 Double, Museu Geológico, Lisbon, Portugal.
2017 Ciclo do Liminar #9, Zaratan Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, Portugal.
2016 in possível - com n... entrar na possibilidade, Arquipélago - Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, Azores, Portugal.
2016 Casa Ocupada, Lisbon, Portugal.
2016 Finalistas de Escultura, Palácio Marquês de Pombal, Oeiras, Portugal.
2016 7a Edição Condomínio, Lisbon, Portugal.
2016 Mostra’16, Lisbon, Portugal.
2016 Mostra’16 Preview, Oporto, Portugal.
2016 Só não podes atirar pela janela, Palácio das Artes, Oporto, Portugal.
2016 Setenta e oito, Galeria 78-80, Lisbon, Portugal.
2015 Festival da Universidade de Direito, Lisbon, Portugal.


AWARDS

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


PUBLICATIONS

Jankowski, Christian; Schmidt-Wulffen, Stephan - Where Plato Taught. Franzensfeste/Fortezza Editions. 2018.
Mauracher, Maximilian; Duque, Filipe - Entkunstung I. Entkunstung Editions. 2017.
Finalistas Escultura Belas-Artes ULisboa 15’16. Universidade de Lisboa. 2016.


RESIDENCIES

2020 Atelier Solar, Atelier Solar, Madrid, Spain.
2016 Projet hors-les-murs à Porto, Rua do Sol, Oporto, Portugal.
2015 RésVés, Loulé, Portugal.


PROJECTS

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


PRESS

André, Sara e - Inquéritos a 471 Artistas. Revista Contemporânea, online version (‘entrevistas’ section), June 2020.
Nicolau, Teresa - As Horas Extraordinárias. RTP, As Horas Extraordinárias 5, 20 May 2019.