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Leandro Nerefuh

Leandro Nerefuh

area: Visual Art, Performance, Art Theory

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Visual Art, Performance, Art Theory


Sao Paulo

recommending institution

frei_raum Q21 exhibition space

time period

June 2017 - June 2017

2008-2009 Mres in Humanities and Cultures, London Consortium, University of London
2004-2007 BA in History of Art, Goldsmiths College, University of London

Oct.-Dec.2016 - Touch the Reality / Kunstraum Niederoesterreich, Vienna
Aug.-Oct. 2016 –Eclipse Phenomenom / Aichi Triennale, Japan
Aug.-Sep. 2016 – Banana Experience 3D / X Bienal Centroamericana, Limón, Costa Rica
Oct.-Dec. 2015 – CH’U cybernetic theatre / W139, Amsterdam
May-Jun. 2015 - Banana Experience 3D / 12 Bienal de la Habana, Cuba
May 2015 – Umbelina’s Cave / KunstenFestivaldesArts, Brussels
Mar. 2015 – Umbelina’s Cave / Solo Shows, São Paulo
Nov. 2014 – Atos de Fala / Oi Futuro Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro
Sep. 2014 – Radical Software / W139 gallery, Amsterdam
June 2014 - Os Tropicos / Caixa Cultural, São Paulo
May 2014 – Artista Como, how to conduct the ceremonies of the pedagogical/ Pivo, Sao Paulo
Dec.-Feb.2014 Paradygmat Bonaventury / Zacheta National Gallery, Warsaw
Oct.-Dec.2013 33 Panorama de Arte Brasileira / Museum of Modern Art, Sao Paulo
Apr.-Jun.2013 Contra Escambos / Palacio das Artes, Belo Horizonte and Espaço Fonte, Recife
Apr.-Jun.2012 Caverna Gif/ Impakt Foundation, Utrecht
Apr.2012 Mar del Paraguay / Planta Alta, Asunción, Paraguay
Fev.2012 The Spirit of Mike Kelley / Vitrine Galeria das Artes, São Paulo
Oct.-Jan.2012 Panoramas do Sul / 17 Festival Sesc Video Brasil, São Paulo
Nov.-Mar.2011 The Oath of Monte Sacro, a pocket-epic / CCSP, São Paulo
Dec.2010 Diruptive Memories / Reina Sofia National Museum, Madrid
Aug.2010 Spiral Villa / Simpósio Ibero-Americano de Cidade e Cultura / USP São Carlos
May.2010 Manufacturing Today /Kultur Bunker Dora, Trondheim, Noruega
Apr.2010 The Oath of  Monte Sacro, a pocket-epic / Miranda House, Londres
Dec.2009 Sonidos del Poder / Festival Zeppelin de Projetos Sonoros /CCCB, Barcelona
May.2009 Talk Show/ Institute of Contemporary Arts, Londres
Apr.2009 Las Panzas de Pankejeff / Espai 2, Barcelona

‘Uma Breve História da Banana na História da Arte’, self-published artist’s book, 2016.
‘The Search of The Lost Tribe’, OEI Magazine, Sweden: 2014.
‘Peri and Ceci, our Interracial Adam and Eve’, The Brazilian Gothic is not for Beginners. Capacete Entretenimentos, Rio de Janeiro: 2012.
‘Colectivo Situaciones’, interview series for the Latin American Bureau, London: May 2010.
‘Do You Remember Olive Morris?’, exhibition review for, London: Feb. 2010.
‘Latin American Political Chants’, Roland Magazine,ICA, London: 2009.
Jun. - Dec. 2012 Mobile Radio BSP / 30th Sao Paulo Biennial.
Feb. – May 2009 The Thread / Resonance 104.4 FM, London.

2015 –current – Programmer / SOLO SHOWS, São Paulo
2016 – Co-director / Escola Capacete, Rio de Janeiro
2011 – History of Art tutor, BA level / Faculdade Zumbi dos Palmares, Sao Paulo
2008 – Researcher / Independent Study Program, MACBA, Barcelona
2005-2007 – Assistant Art Teacher / Norwood School  and Lambeth College, London

Leandro Nerefuh


He is working on the exhibition "WELT KOMPAKT?", curated by Ursula Maria Probst. Together with Caetano Carvalho and MARSSARES he will have a performance on June 22nd, 19:00.

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