About

Hmmm Hugo Figueira Brazão 

(b. 1989, Madeira Island)

E-mail: hfbrazao@gmail.com

Instagram: www.instagram.com/hugobrazao

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EDUCATION

2015    MA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins, Univeristy of the Arts London (UK)

2013    BA Painting, Faculdade de Belas Artes, Universidade de Lisboa  (PT)

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AWARDS

2018    VIA Arts Prize (winner) (UK)

2017    Arte Laguna Art Prize (Shortlisted) (IT)

2015   The Helen Scott Lidgett Studio Award, Acme Residency and Awards Programme (UK)

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SOLO and TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2020 (Upcoming) Balcony Gallery, Lisbon (PT)

2019 (Upcoming) Embassy of Brazil, London (UK)

2019  (Upcoming) Espaço Quadrado, Galeria Diferença, Lisbon (PT) 

2019   TAKE TEN, Las Palmas Project Space, Lisbon (PT)

2017   TO FILL IN A GAP, TO PLUG IN A HOLE OR HOW TO POSTPONE AN IMINENT PROBLEM

           MUDAS, Contemporary Art Museum of Madeira and Galeria dos Prazeres (PT)

2012  HUGO BRAZÃO and CRISTIANA SOUSA, Galeria Monumental (PT)

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GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 An Exhibition On One Hand, Kingsgate Project Space, London (UK)

2019  JustMad, Galeria Monumental, Madrid (ES)

2018  Contextile 2018, Contemporary Textile Art Biennial, Guimarães (PT)

2017  Arte Laguna Group Show, Arsenale di Venezia (IT)

2016 Wherewithal, PEER Gallery, London (UK)

2016 Magical Offspring, Geddes Gallery (UK)

2016 Brunswick Art's Event, British Museum (UK)

2016 We Are Always Several at Once, Safehouse Peckham (UK)

2015 Granfalloon, MA Fine Art Degree Show (UK)

2014 Tomorrow Today, OXO Tower (UK)

2013 Art Pendeo, Visual Collective Space (UK)

2012 À Sombra de Plínio, FBAUL Gallery Space (PT)

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RESIDENCIES

2018  Stokkøya Art Residency (NO)

2017  Galeria dos Prazeres, Madeira (PT)

2011  Imperial Academy of Fine Arts, Saint Petersburg (RU)

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PRESS

http://umbigomagazine.com/pt/blog/2019/02/08/take-ten-de-hugo-brazao/

https://fadmagazine.com/2018/12/17/emerging-central-st-martins-trained-portuguese-artist-hugo-brazao-wins-via-arts-prize-2018/