tomás colaço

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Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation visual artist
Location tangier, tangier, Morocco
Introduction Tomás Colaço - Born in 1974, in Lisbon. Lives and works between Tangier and Lisbon. Contacts: +212 649656059 (Morocco) + 351 936990009 (Portugal) Education Architectural studies at the University of Architecture of Milan and the University of Architecture of Venice. (1990 / 1995) Visual Arts Independent Studies at MAUMAUS – School of Visual Arts (2004 – 2007) and at Ar.Co (2002 -2007) both in Lisbon. PhD on History and Theory of Contemporary Art and Architecture at Paris I Sorbonne University of Paris. DEA at École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. The Space From Getty to Goetz - The main subject talks about the private and the public space of art collections directed by Hubert Damisch; Jean Claude Lebensztejn and Umberto Eco. Practice at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. (1996)
Interests Some events: Junho de Verão, Colheita sem Grão | Summer’s June, Collect without, Goethe Institut Lissabone, Lisbon, 2006 Tudo menos a Palavra?...| Everything but the word?..., Instituto Camões, Lisbon, 2007 Un thé a la Menthe Chez L’Abitant / A Mint Tea at the inhabitant, France Aline’s, Tangier, 2007 Paysage Vue d’Une Fenetre, Villa Tingitane, Tangier 2008 Pension Palace - Room 11 - Tangier - Pension Palace - Happening, 2009 Pension Palace Room 11 - Marakech Biennale - Palais Bahia, 2009 Pension Palace - Room 11 – Palermo -Palazzo Riso - Contemporary Art Museum 2010 54ª Venice Bienale - Moroccan Pavillion - Working for change - Painting montage - 2011 Baseado em Fatos Reais / Based on True Events, - Bhering studios - 2011 Rio de Janeiro Baseado em Fatos Reais / Based on True Events Lisbon- Alecrim 50 art gallery- 2011 / 2012 Lisbon View Through Trees to a Town / P's Correspondence - Selma Feriani Gallery – London We Couldn’t Sit in The Same Room Twice / Não Podemos Sentar-nos Duas Vezes na Mesma Sala 2012 Museu Nogueira da Silva, Braga Le Festin – Happening with food - Residence Artistique (43.5) / Centre d'Art la Non-Maison / 22, rue Pavillon / Aix en Provence / Ulysses, un iteneraire d'art contemporain conçu par le FRAC Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur / Marseille-Provence 2013 Capitale Européenne de la Culture / 2013 Casa Museu Isabel e José / happening 2014, Lisbon Living With The Others / Viver com Os Outros / Viver Com as Outras - Artistic residence at Beni Boufrah RIF Morocco - 2014. Expedition with some curators, art reserchers, producers and the visual artist Sofia Aguiar. Living With The Others / Viver com Os Outros / Viver Com as Outras – Happening - A livingroom in the city with books and food, 2014 Sá da Costa - Former Book Shop – Lisbon 2014
Favorite Music different sounds / artistas favoritos - Allan Sekula / Walid Raad / Wolfgang Tillmans / Luc Tuymans / Renee Green / Francis Alys / Bloomsberry Group
Favorite Books technical books and instructions of use from some devices also / Orientalism - Edward Said / Les Mots Et Les Choses - Michel Foucault / A Thousand Years Of Non Linear History - Manuel de Landa / 1000 Plateaux L'anti-Oedipe - Capitalisme Et Schisophrenie - Gilles Deleuze e Félix Guattari / (...)