Priscila Fernandes (1981, Portugal) is a visual artist working with installations, videos and paintings that have been informed by an interest in art education and 20th century artistic practices, such as neo-impressionism and the development of abstraction in art.
Recent exhibitions include The Book of Aesthetic Education of the Modern School, at Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona; Those bastards in caps come to have fun and relax by the seaside instead of continuing to work in the factory, TENT, Rotterdam; Playgrounds at Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid; Learning for Life at Henie-Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo;and 12 Contemporaries, at Serralves Museum, Porto.
07.09.16 – 11.12.16
32nd Bienal de São Paulo, Brazil – Incerteza Viva
Curator: Jochen Volz. Co-curators: Gabi Ngcobo, Júlia Rebouças, Lars Bang Larsen and Sofía Olascoaga.
08.10.16 – 29.01.17
Millennials, Museum Arnhem, NL. Curated by Mirjam Westen.
Games people play, NEST, Den Haag, NL. Curated by Katia Krupenikova.