GUSTAVO FERRO

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BIO

Born 1988, Santos, Brazil. Lives and works between the United Kingdom and Brazil. Gustavo Ferro is a visual artist interested in the urban environment and the relationship between the human body and man-made objects. Currently (2021) he is developing a project supported by Arts Council England in Blackpool, UK.


EDUCATION

Centro Universitário Belas Artes de São Paulo, Brazil — Bachelor of Visual Arts, Painting, Printmaking and Sculpture2007 - 2011


SOLO SHOWS

Meus Olhos Sabiam a Hora de Partir — Galeria Ponder, São Paulo, Brazil, 2019

Entre-dois - SOMA Galeria, Curitiba, Brazil, 2017

Grinding Series - SWG3 Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland, 2016
Curated by Alexander Storey Gordon

Ground Control - Sé Galeria, São Paulo, Brazil, 2016

Piquetes Anônimos - Temporada de Projetos do Paço das Artes, São Paulo, Brazil, 2015

Nada Justifica el Dibujo - Big Sur Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2015  

Resta um Resto - Phosphorus, São Paulo, Brazil, 2014
Curated by Maria Montero

Premiados da Mostra de Arte da Juventude de 2011 - SESC-SP, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, 2012 

Situação CCSP - I Programa de Exposições do Centro Cultural São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, 2010


GROUP SHOWS

Four Flags - Galeria Jaqueline Martins, São Paulo, Brazil, 2020
Curated by Julia Mullié & Nick Terra

All Vibrating Fur - Limbo, London, England, 2019
Organised by School of the Damned

All Vibrating Fur - Civic House, Glasgow, Scotland, 2019
Organised by School of the Damned

Rock-a-Bye Bivalve - Delicious Clam, Sheffield, England, 2019
Organised by School of the Damned

Eating Bread and Honey - Square Lab Works, Mumbai, India, 2018
Curated by Charlie Levine

Bye Hun - The Royal Standard, Liverpool, England, 2018
Organised by School of the Damned

Centre of Unsuccessful Submissions - Coburg House Art Studios, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2018

Open 2018 - Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, England, 2018

Uns - Breu, São Paulo, Brazil, 2017

Performance event: Empathy Flows - Zabludowicz Collection, London, England, 2016
Collaboration with Flora Parrott

When I have finished in here I will speed back up again - Camden Market, London, England, 2016
Collaboration with Flora Parrott & curated by Charlie Levine

Avesso do avesso do avesso do avesso - Sé Galeria, São Paulo, Brazil, 2015
Curated by Maria Montero

Encruzilhada - Parque Lage, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2015
Curated by Bernardo Mosqueira

Con ocho puntos se hace una Línea - No Lugar, Quito, Ecuador, 2015
Organised by Pancho Suárez

To see what is coming - Largo das Artes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2014
Curated by Bernardo de Souza and Michelle Sommer

Multitude: quando a arte se soma à multidão - SESC Pompéia, São Paulo, Brazil, 2014
Curated by Andrea Caruso Saturnino and Lucas Bambozzi

13th Salão Nacional de Artes de Itajaí - Itajaí, Brazil, 2013 Curated by Josué Mattos

64th Salão de Abril - Fortaleza, Brazil, 2013
Curated by Ricardo Resende

Irreverentes - Meridión AC Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2012
Curated by Maria Montero

Processos Públicos - Paço das Artes, São Paulo, Brazil, 2012
Organised by Cauê Alves

Pré-Nome - Phosphorus, São Paulo, Brazil, 2011
Curated by Maria Montero

UnFreeze, 15º Festival da Cultura Inglesa - Centro Brasileiro Britânico, São Paulo, Brazil, 2011

Nada se ensaia. Procura-se a falha - Mendes Wood DM, São Paulo, Brazil, 2011
Curated by Thereza Farkas

22nd Mostra de Arte da Juventude - SESC-SP, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, 2011

Encreuament - Institut Français, Barcelona, Spain, 2010
Organised by Takahiro Yamaguchi

35th Salão de Arte de Ribeirão Preto - Museu de Arte de Ribeirão Preto, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, 2010

Prêmio EDP nas Artes - Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo, Brazil, 2010
Curated by Agnaldo Farias

20th Mostra de Arte da Juventude - SESC-SP, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, 2009

12nd Salão Paulista de Arte Contemporânea - Casa das Rosas, São Paulo, Brazil, 2008


RESIDENCIES

Abingdon Studios, Blackpool, England, UK - Supported by Arts Council England
October 2020 - March 2021

Fellowship: Square Works Laboratory, Mumbai, India 
November 2018

SOMA, Curitiba, Brazil 
September - October 2017 

Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Scotland, UK - Supported by British Council and Transform Creative Scotland
July - September 2016

Galería Big Sur, Buenos Aires, Argentina 
May 2015

Sítio Específico, No Lugar, Quito, Ecuador
February 2015

Phosphorus, São Paulo, Brazil 
October 2013 - January 2014

Muros: Territórios Compartilhados, Salvador, Brazil - Supported by Funarte
April 2013

Associação Cultural Casa das Caldeiras, São Paulo, Brazil 
July 2011 - December 2012

Red Bull House of Art, São Paulo, Brazil 
January - February 2011

Centre de Producció Hangar, Barcelona, Spain - Supported by AECID
September - December, 2010