Tatiana Macedo, 1981
Lives and works in Lisbon

Education

2012

MA Visual Anthropology
Faculty of Human and Social Sciences. New University of Lisbon

2006

Advanced Photography Creation and Creativity Program
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Lisbon, Portugal

2004

BA Honors Fine Arts
Central St. Martins College of Art & Design. University of the Arts London

BTEC Professional Award Studio & Location Photography
London College of Communication. University of the Arts London

2001

Foundation Studies in Art & Design
Central St. Martins College of Art & Design. University of the Arts London

2000

First Year Degree in Fashion Design Architecture
Faculty of Architecture, Technical University of Lisbon. Portugal

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2021

Soundtracks For The Deaf. CAV — Centro de Artes Visuais. Curated by Ana Anacleto. Coimbra. Cat.

2020

Interseccion — Contemporary Audiovisual Art Festival Artist Focus. A Coruna, Spain

I Have Never Seen A. Window Gallery Project. Nanogaleria. Curated by Luisa Santos and Ana Fabíola Maurício. Lisbon. Cat.

2019

Esgotaram-se os Nomes para as Tempestades #2. We Have Run Out of Names for the Storms #2. APPLETON Square. Lisbon. Cat.

Afri-Cola. Lisboa. Galeria Carlos Carvalho Arte Contemporânea

2018

Esgotaram-se os Nomes Para as Tempestades. Culturgest Porto. Curated by Delfim Sardo

2017

Orientalism and Reverse. Carlos Carvalho Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon

Avenida da Liberdade. Museu do Aljube, Lisbon

2016

Bela. Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin

2015

1989 – Sonae Media Art Award – MNAC-MC National Museum of Contemporary Art. Lisbon

Seems So Long Ago, Nancy. Ano Zero – Coimbra Biennial of Contemporary Art. Museu Machado de Castro

2014

Foreign Grey, Solar – Cinematic Art Gallery. Vila do Conde

Seems So Long Ago, Nancy. Tegenboschvanvreden Gallery. Amsterdam

2013

Staff Only., MNAC-MC National Museum of Contemporary Art. Lisbon

2012

Like Picking Leaves in the Forest (or The Museum of Man), Carpe Diem Art & Research. Lisbon

2009

Boys Need Yoga Too. Nuno Centeno Gallery. Porto

2008

Boys Need Yoga Too. VPF Cream Gallery. Lisbon

2004

Jusus and The Idiots. Central St Martins Window Gallery. London

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2021

Olhar Direito Por Linhas Tortas. Fotografias da Coleção Marin Gaspar. Alvito

Silence in Pieces. Galeria Fundação Amélia de Mello, Universidade Católica de Lisboa

Flora. Atelier Museu Júlio Pomar. New Contemporary Art Acquisitions by CML and Atelier Museu Júlio Pomar. Curated by Sara Antónia Matos and Pedro Faro, Lisboa

2020

ARCO LISBOA 2020 Online at Artsy

Invisible Stranger. Carlos Carvalho Art Gallery. Lisbon.

2019

Paris Photo 2019. Grand Palais. Carlos Carvalho Contemporary Art Gallery. JP Morgan Curators Highlights. Paris. Cat.

Natural Beauty. Lisbon Architecture Triennale. Curated by Laurent Esmilaire and Tristan Chadney. Lisbon. Cat.

Arco Lisboa. Carlos Carvalho Contemporary Art Gallery

Fiction and Fabrication: Photography of Architecture After the Digital Turn. Curated by Pedro Gadanho and Sérgio Fazenda Rodrigues. MAAT. Lisbon. Cat.

A Oficina de Pintura Encarregar-se-á das Partes Pintadas do Cenário. Galeria Quadrum, Lisbon

2018

Photo London. Somerset House. Carlos Carvalho Contemporary Art Gallery. London. Cat.

Cosmo/Política #3 Museu do Neo-Realismo. Curated by Sandra Vieira Jurgens e Paula Loura Batista. Vila Franca de Xira. Cat.

Photo Basel. Galeria Carlos Carvalho, Switzerland

Photo London. Somerset House, Galeria Carlos Carvalho, London

2017

Exodus Stations #2. Tatiana Macedo and Raphael Denis at Iwalewahaus. Curated by Marta Jecu, Nadine Siegert and Felicia Nietsche, Bayreuth, Germany

Jeju Biennale of Contemporary Art - Jeju Museum, Jeju Island, South Korea

Paris Photo. Grand Palais, Galeria Carlos Carvalho and Karl Lagerfeld Selection, Paris

Journey to the Invisible, curated by Luís Santiago Baptista and Maria Rita Pais – Teatro Thalia, Lisbon

Arco Lisboa, Galeria Carlos Carvalho, Lisboa

2017

ROHKUNSTBAU XXIII. Schloss Lieberose, Spreewald

2013

Rooms With a View. MANIFESTA Biennial of Contemporary Art Building. Amsterdam Marie Aly, Sander Breure & Witte van Hulzen, Aníbal López, Chaim van Luit, Cristina Lucas, Tatiana Macedo, Marc Oosting, Anna Ostoya, Emma van der Put, Sanne Rous, Fernando Sánchez Castillo, Dieuwke Spaans, Rinus Van de Velde

Visões do DesterroCaixa Cultural do Rio de Janeiro. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jaz Aqui na Pequena Praia Extrema. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2011

Heide Hinrichs, Tatiana Macedo, Aldwin van de Ven. Tegenbochvanvreden Gallery. Amsterdam

2010

Art is the best way to understand the world. Works from the Vitor Pinto da Fonseca and Bes Art Collections. BES Art & Finança. Lisbon.

2009

Displacements: 4 Contemporary Portuguese Perspectives. Portuguese Cultural Centre in Praia, Santiago Island, Cabo Verde. Luanda, Angola

2008

Displacements: 4 Contemporary Portuguese Perspectives. Portuguese Cultural Centre in S. Tomé e Príncipe. Maputo, Mozambique. Brasília, Brazil

Paisagem e Povoamento. Emérico Nunes Cultural Centre. Sines, Portugal

2007

Displacements: 4 Contemporary Portuguese Perspectives. European Economic and Social Committee. Brussels, Belgium

Open Studio. The Arts Site International Artist Residency. CAM-JAP José de Azeredo Perdigão Modern Art Centre, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Lisbon

2006

Carcavelos, 2005. Public Art Outdoor Installation Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Wall. Curated by António Pinto Ribeiro. Lisbon

2005

Artskool. Gallery Gauche. Paris

Sala Comum. Temporary Exhibitions Gallery. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Lisbon

Vila Franca de Xira Photography Biennial. Representing the National Society of Fine Arts

2004

Displacements: 4 Contemporary Portuguese Perspectives. European Economic and Social Committee. Brussels, Belgium

Open Studio. The Arts Site International Artist Residency. CAM-JAP José de Azeredo Perdigão Modern Art Centre, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Lisbon

Publications (selection)

2020

Natural Beauty: Meanings of Construction. Cat. Lisbon Architecture Triennale. The Poetics of Reason (cat. ed. Polígrafa)

2019

Fiction And Fabrication: Photography of Architecture after the Digital Turn. MAAT. Edited by Pedro Gadanho. ed. Hirmer

Natural Beauty. The Poetics of Reason. Lisbon Architecture Triennial. Ediciones Polígrafa

2018

Journey to the Invisible. Coordinated by Maria Rita Pais and Luís Santiago Baptista. ed. Purga

2017

Paris Photo by Karl Lagerfeld. ed. Steidl

Exodus Stations. Limited edition Catalogue box. Edited by Marta Jecu. France. Portugal. Germany

Jeju Biennale 2017 Tourism. Catalogue ed. Jeju Biennale of Contemporary Art. South Korea

XXIII Rohkunstbau 2017. Die Schönheit im Anderen

The Beauty of Difference. Catalogue. ed. Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung. Brandenburg, Germany

2015

Ano Zero’15 Um Lance de Dados: Texts and Essays. Seems So Long Ago, Nancy: Conversation between Tatiana Macedo, Diogo Seixas Lopes and Raquel Henriques da Silva. Coimbra Contemporary Art Biennial

2008

Entre Partidas e Chegadas. Between Departures and Arrivals. Entre Départs et Arrivées. Catalogue. Edited by Lúcia Marques, Nuno Sena, Barbara Necht and Antonia Kuehnel. ed. European Economic and Social Committee

Artist Books And Special Editions

2018

Fresco-Secco. Tatiana Macedo. Limited Edition Box

2017

What is Unspoken ed. Künstlerhaus Bethanien

2016

Orientalism and Reverse – ed. GHOST and Kunstraum Botschaft

2008

Paisagem e Povoamento. Artist Book. ed. DOZE

2004

Artskool. Limited Edition Artist Book Box. Paris – London ed. École Nationale Supérieur des Beaux Arts. Paris

Filmography

2021

Contágio. 15 Directors Collective Film. Prod. C.R.I.M. 9’

2018

Esgotaram-se os Nomes para as Tempestades. We have Run out of names for the Storms. 4 Channels Expanded Film 25’ (x4)

2017

Cadavre Exquis. Collective film for Raum- Artistic Residencies Online. Prod. C.R.I.M. 9’

2015

1989. 3 Channels Expanded Film 25’ (x3)

2014

Foreign Grey. 9 Video Installations

2012

Seems So Long Ago, Nancy. Experimental Documentary Feature. Shot at Tate Modern and Tate Britain. London 45’

Film Festivals

2020

Interseccion – Contemporary Audiovisual Art Festival. Artist Focus A Coruna, Spain

2014

AAA - American Association of Anthropology. Washington DC. USA

2013

MARFICI – Mar del Plata International Independent Film Festival. Argentina

Transcinema – International Independent Film Festival. Lima, Peru

Ethnographic Film Festival. Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Panorama – Portuguese Documentary Film Showcase

2012

DocLisboa’12 International Film Festival – Portuguese Competition Features (Premiere)

Screenings (selection)

2021

Home Sweet Home — Kora — Contemporary Arts Center. Puglia, Italy

PLATFORM — Association for Contemporary Art — 20 Years Festival Vaasa. Finland

2020

Interseccion — Contemporary Audiovisual Art Festival. Artist Focus. Screenings. A Coruna, Spain

2019

FUSO-INSULAR. Screening curated by Delfim Sardo. Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal

2017

Novos Olhares do Cinema Português – Cinemateca, Lisboa

2016

Exim — Experimental Video Art, Macau

2014

A Guided Tour of The Museum in Cinema: Seems So Long Ago Nancy by Tatiana Macedo and La Ville Louvre by Nicolas Philibert – FSCH New University of Lisbon

2013

TATE BRITAIN. Guest Artist and Speaker. Urban Encounters Symposium

2012

VAFA International Video Award. Video Art For All. Macau, China

SMBA Stedelijk Museum Bureau. “Really Exotic?”. Kriterion. Amsterdam Clemens von Wedemeyer, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Olaf Breuning, Sarah Vanagt, David Hammons, Moridja Kitenze Banja, Coco Fusco and Paula Heredia, Neil Beloufa, Katarina Zdjelar, Artun Alaska Arasli, Tatiana Macedo

TATE BRITAIN. Late At Tate. Screening and Discussion with Curator Paul Goodwin. London

Awards

2015

Winner of the first SONAE MEDIA ART AWARD. MNAC-MC - National Museum of Contemporary Art. Lisbon

2014

Winner of the SAW FILM PRIZE, AAA – American Association of Anthropology. Washington-DC. USA for the film SEEMS SO LONG AGO, NANCY.

2012

Shortlisted VAFA. Video Art for All. Macau. China

Residencies

2017

Iwalewahaus. Bayreuth

2016

Kunstlerhaus Bethanien. Berlin

2014

Gausdal School, Gausdal. Norway

2013

Galeria Zé dos Bois Arts Center. Lisbon

2008

Museum of Contemporary Art - MOCA Shanghai. Supported by the Orient Foundation

2007

The Arts Site. International Artist Residency, CAM-JAP José de Azeredo Perdigão Modern Art Centre, Lisbon

Grants

2016

Residency Grant. Kunstlerhaus Bethanien / Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Berlin

2013

Internationalization Grant. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. London. Amsterdam

2012

Experimental Film Grant. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Lisbon

2010

Inov-art Grant, DgArtes, Portuguese Government. London

2009

CNC National Cultural Centre. Artistic Creation Grant. Lisbon

2008

Orient Foundation. Research and Travel Grant. Shanghai

Collections

MAAT – Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology. Lisbon, Portugal

MNAC – National Museum of Contemporary Art. Lisbon, Portugal

Câmara Municipal de Lisboa

Coleção Maria e Armando Cabral. Portugal

Coleção Figueiredo Ribeiro. Portugal

Coleção MG. Portugal

National and International Private Collections

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