Residency Unlimited


2018 | NYC | Curator

Tiago de Abreu Pinto

Curator Name: Tiago de Abreu Pinto
Residency Dates: April - April
Born: 1984
Hometown: Salvador, Brazil
Lives & Works: Madrid, Spain / São Paulo, Brazil

Education: Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Art History, 2017 Complutense University of Madrid (Madrid, Spain); International Curator Course (Summer 2012 ) Gwangju Biennale Foundation (Gwangju, South Korea); Contemporary Curatorial Practice (Summer 2012 ) ICI - Independent Curators International (New York, USA).

Bio / Statement:

Tiago de Abreu Pinto is an independent curator based between Madrid and São Paulo whose practice is shaped by an ongoing dialogue with literature and philosophy. Previously gallery manager and director at NoguerasBlanchard, he is also the co-founder of the art magazine Revista Claves de Arte (Madrid), focused on contemporary art galleries. Nominated Special Correspondent of The Future Generation Art Prize Pinchuk Foundation (Ukraine), he is the recipient of the Gwangju Art Biennale scholarship (2012) and Art Curatorial Award Se Busca Comisario (2014) awarded by the Spanish Government. Tiago has curated exhibitions in museums, commercial galleries, biennials etc. in Spain, France, Morocco, Netherlands and Brazil, among which: Notes for a Shell, parallel project for Art-O-Rama, Marseille, France (2017); A spear, a spike, a point, a nail, a drip, a drop, the end of the tale, Ellen de Brujine Projects, Amsterdam (2016); Within the Sound of Your Voice, parallel project for the 5th Marrakech Biennale (2014).