Gustavo Salvadori Ferro
(Santos, 1988)

I am a Brazilian artist currently living in Glasgow and member of School of the Damned cohort of 2019 (click NEWS tab to know more about it). I graduated in Visual Arts at Centro Universitário Belas Artes de São Paulo in 2011 and since 2007 I have been engaged with independent art spaces, organizing exhibitions, events and residencies. From 2012 to 2015 I coordinated the National and International Residency Program at Phosphorus in São Paulo.

I have received international grants for art residencies and exhibitions  in Spain (2010) and Scotland (2016) and more recently I was invited for a fellowship in India (2018), I also have participated in exhibitions in South America Countries, including solo shows in Brazil and Argentina and a residency in Ecuador. For the last few years I have been developing sculpture projects, drawings, videos, texts and installations that explore notions of the body and the contemporary city. I am interested in urban exploration, everyday life, walking, domesticity and collaborative processes. 

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