Drawing Biennial 2015

Exhibition: 5 March – 30 April · Auction: 16 April 10am – 30 April 9pm


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João Penalva

Jinbocho Papers (1)

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from actress Michelle Dockery

Year 2015
Medium Printed papers collage
Dimensions 29.7 x 21 cm
Bidding Open Thu 16 April, 2015 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

João Penalva:

Born 1949 Lisbon, João Penalva lives and works in London. Graduated from BA Fine Art (1979), and MA Fine Art (1981), Chelsea School of Art, London.

Selected solo exhibitions include Mudam, Musée d'Art Moderne, Luxembourg (2019); Lundskonsthall, Lund (2010); Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin (2006); Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto (2005); Ludwig Museum, Budapest, (2005); The Power Plant, Toronto (2003); Pavilion of Portugal, XLIX Biennale di Venezia, Venice (2001); and Camden Arts Centre, London (2000). Selected group exhibitions include Move: Choreographing You, Hayward Gallery, London (2010); Process - Landscape, KIASMA, Helsinki (2003); Biennale of Sydney (2002); Berlin Biennale 2 (2001); and XXIII Bienal Internacional de São Paulo (1996).

Penalva was awarded the DAAD Residency, Berlin (2003). 

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