Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Julião Sarmento

One Frame

Top Pick

artist Vanessa Jackson

Year 2017
Medium Acrylic and graphite on paper
Dimensions 30.1 x 21.5 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Julião Sarmento:

Julião Sarmento (b. 1948, Lisbon, Portugal) lives and works in Estoril, Portugal. Studied painting and architecture at the Lisbon School of Fine Arts. Throughout his career, Sarmento has worked in a wide range of media - painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, film, video and installation. Julião Sarmento represented Portugal at the 46th Venice Biennale (1997).  He was included in Documenta 7 (1982) and 8 (1987); the Venice Biennale (1980 and 2001) and the São Paulo Biennale in 2002.  He has had numerous solo and group exhibitions throughout the world over the past four decades. His work is held in many public and private collections in North and South America, Europe and Japan.