Gustavo Ferro (Santos, 1988) is based between Santos and São Paulo. Graduated in Visual Arts by the Centro Universitário Belas Artes de São Paulo in 2011. Between 2013 and 2015, he coordinated the Phosphorus residency project. He is also co-founder of the Beco da Arte, an independent art space that was in activity between 2007 e 2010 in São Paulo.

Residencies:

July to September 2016 - Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Scotland, United Kingdom;
May 2015 - Big Sur, Buenos Aires, Argentina;
February, 2015 - Sitio Específico, No Lugar, Quito, Equador;
October, 2013 to January, 2014 - Phosphorus, São Paulo, Brazil;
April 2013 - Muros: Territórios Compartilhados, Salvador, Brazil;
July, 2011 to December, 2012 - Associação Cultural Casa das Caldeiras, São Paulo, Brazil;
January to February, 2011 - Red Bull House of Art, São Paulo, Brazil;
September to December, 2010 - Centre de Producció Hangar, Barcelona, Spain.

Selected Solo Shows: 

2016 - Grinding Series, curated by Alexander Storey Gordon, at SWG3 Gallery, Glasgow, United Kingdom;
2016 - Ground Control, curated by Germano Dushá, at Sé, São Paulo, Brazil;
2015 - Piquetes Anônimos, at Temporada de Projetos of  the Paço das Artes, São Paulo, Brazil;
2015 - Nada Justifica el Dibujo, at Big Sur Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina;
2014 - Resta um resto, at Phosphorus, curated by Maria Montero, São Paulo, Brazil;
2010 - Situação CCSP, at I Programa de Exposições do Centro Cultural São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

Selected Events and Group Shows:

2016 - Performance: Empathy Flows, in collaboration with Flora Parrott, at Zabludowicz Collection, London, United Kingdom;
2016 - When I have finished in here I will speed back up again, collaboration between Flora Parrott and Gustavo Ferro, curated by Charlie Levine, at Camden Market, London, United Kingdom;
 2015 - Avesso do avesso do avesso do avesso, curated by Maria Montero, at Sé, São Paulo, Brazil;
2015 - Con hocho puntos se hace una Línea, organized by Pancho Suárez, at No Lugar, Quito, Equator;
2014 - To see what is coming, curated by Bernardo de Souza and Michelle Sommer, at Largo das Artes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil;
2014 - Multitude: quando a arte se soma à multidão, curated by Andrea Caruso Saturnino and Lucas Bambozzi, at SESC Pompéia, São Paulo, Brazil;
2012 - Irreverentes, curated by Maria Montero, at Meridión AC Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina;
2012 - Processos Públicos, organized by Cauê Alves, at Paço das Artes, São Paulo, Brazil;
2011 - Pré Nome, curated by Maria Montero, Phosphorus, São Paulo, Brazil;
2011 - UnFreez, 15º Festival da Cultura Inglesa, Centro Brasileiro Britânico, São Paulo, Brazil;
2011 - Wabi-Sabi - Nada se ensaia. Procura-se a falha, curated by Thereza Farkas, Mendes Wood DM , São Paulo, Brazil;
2010 - Encreuament, organized by Takahiro Yamaguchi, Institut Français, Barcelona, Spain;
2010 - Prêmio EDP nas Artes, curated by Agnaldo Farias, Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo, Brazil;