Miguel Leal e Pedro Tudela
ARTISTIC RESIDENCIES | SONIC GEOMETRY29 July| 3 pm - 6 pm 3 pm - 6 pm
Miguel Leal and Pedro Tudela
July 29th 2018 | 3 pm – 6 pm
Miguel Leal (Porto,1967). Lives and works in Porto.
From his latest solo exhibits, highlights include Duplo Negativo/Double Negative, CIAJG, Guimarães (2018), Manual de sobrevivência (Figuras), Espaço Mira, Campanhã, Porto (2014), Verklärte Nacht, Ciclo Santa Cruz, CAPC, Coimbra (2014), Cripta, Laboratório das Artes, Guimarães (2011) or Aqui Fora, Uma Certa Falta de Coerência, Porto (2010).
Also of note is his participation in group exhibitions such as A Arte como Experiência do Real – Coleção de Ivo Martins em Depósito no Museu de Serralves, CIAJG, Guimarães | A Glimmer of Freedom – APEX Cape Vert, Campo de Concentração do Tarrafal, Cabo Verde. (2017); Identidades/Variáveis Convergentes, Casa Museu Abel Salazar, Matosinhos | UM, Galeria Painel, Porto | Moderno & Medieval Camuflado, Museu Grão Vasco, Viseu. | Pode o Museu ser um Jardim?, Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves, Porto | Homeless Monalisa, Colégio das Artes, Coimbra | Lugares de Viagem – Bienal da Maia 2015, Maia | Território de trabalho: Laboratório das Artes 10 anos, CCVF, Guimarães (2015); Sem Quartel, Sismógrafo, Porto | Apesar de tudo ainda se fodia, Maus Hábitos, Porto | A riqueza múltipla e multiplicadora da ambiguidade, Espaço Mira, Porto (2014); 55 anos CAPC‹ Fragmentos de uma Colecção, Sala do Senado, Universidade de Coimbra | A Vanguarda está em Ti | 55 Anos CAPC | Fragmentos de uma Colecção, Centro Cultural de Ílhavo | Obras da Coleção de Arte Contemporânea da Portugal Telecom, CACGM, Bragança | Cinemas 2 > Drive in, GAREPORTO, Porto. (2013)
Miguel Leal studied fine arts and painting at ESBAP, art history at the Faculdade de Letras of the University of Porto and Communication and Language at the FCSH of UNL. He is a professor at FBAUP.
Born in Viseu, in 1962. He finished the Painting Course at the Escola de Belas Artes in Porto (ESBAP) in 1987. He serves as Auxiliary Professor of Fine Arts at the University of Porto (FBAUP). As a student in ESBAP, he was cofounder of the Missionary Group: organizing exhibitions both nationally and internationally of painting, mail art, and performance. He has participated in various performance festivals since 1982. He is the author and presenter of the radio programs ‘escolhe um dedo’ and ‘atmosfera reduzida’ on xfm between 1996 and 1996. In 1992, for the occasion of the exhibition “Mute…life”, he founded the multimedia collective Mute Life Dept. (MLd.) Engaging in sound production since 1992, participating in concerts, performances and editions of graphic recordings, in Portugal and abroad. Co-founder and one of the elements of the multidisciplinary digital music project @c. Founding member of the media label Crónica. Works in scenography since 2003. Exhibiting regularly since 1981. Has participated in innumerable group exhibitions in Portugal and abroad since the beginning of the 1980’s. His work can be found in museums as well as public and private art collections. Lives and works in Porto.