Maxim Malhado

Ibicaraí, BA, 1967.
Lives and works in Massarandupió, BA.

PIPA 2011 nominee.


Video made by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2011.

About the artist

Education
- Graduated in Physical Education from Catholic University of Salvador, 1987
- Course of Drawing and Sculpture at the School of Visual Arts at Parque Lage-Rio de Janeiro, January, 1991.
- Course Metal Sculpture and engraving Oficina in the Museum of Modern Art of Bahia (MAM),1992-1993.
- Degree in Design and Plastic in the School of Fine Arts at Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA)-Salvador-Bahia, 1994

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2009
- “BOB” Regional Museum of Art – Feira de Santana – Bahia
2006
- “GUARITA” Pillar Art Gallery -New Site – Catu – Bahia
2005
- “adaptation” Pillar Art Gallery – New Site – Catu – Bahia
2003
- “DIZIDÉRIO” Pillar Art Gallery – New Site – Catu – Bahia
- “DEJUNTO” Goethe-Institut – ICBA – Salvador – Bahia
2001
- “INTERMEDIATE” Goethe-Institut – ICBA – Salvador – Bahia
2000
- “LOOKING FOR A BLUE TEXT”  – Pillar Art Gallery -New Site -BA – Catu

Selected Group Exhibitions
2010
- III rd International Triennial of Art Luanda – Angola – Africa
- Shows IIIrd Bridge SOSO + Art Space – São Paulo – SP
- “It’s NOT READ OR IS POPULAR” Sea Dragon – Fortaleza – Ceara
- “BALANCE POINT” Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo – SP
2009
- “SACARUMBÁ”-  Museu de Arte Moderna (MAM-Bahia) – Salvador – Bahia
2006
- “ON-WOOD GAMES ARMING” CAL -UNB – House of Culture in Latin America – Brasilia – DF
2005
- “WOODS OF BRAZIL”  – Museu de Arte da Bahia ( MAB), Salvador – Bahia
2004
- XXVI Bienal Internacional de Arte de Sao Paulo – SP
2003
- “DESIGN: DASH AND SPACE” – Contemporary Cultural ECCO – Venable – Brasilia – DF
- III Salão Nacional de Arte de Goiás -Goiânia – Goias
- LX National Exhibition of Art – Paraná – Curitiba – PR
2002
- XXI Salão Nacional de Arte Pará-Belém-PA
2001-2003
- “NEW DIRECTIONS OF CONTEMPORARY ART” – Itaú Cultural
2001
- I Salão Nacional de Arte de Goiás-Goiânia-GO
- VIII Salon of MAM-Bahia (ACQUISITION AWARD) Salvador – BA

Awards
2001
- Acquisition Prize at the VIII Salon MAM-Bahia
1997
- XXI Regional Salon of Plastic Arts in Alagoinhas, Bahia (Award Alagoinhas Prefecture).
- XV Regional Salon of Plastic Arts in Valencia, Bahia (Feature Special Jury)
- XIX Regional Salon of Plastic Arts of Porto Seguro, Bahia (Feature Special Jury)
- XVII Regional Salon of Plastic Arts of Itabuna – Bahia (Feature Special Jury)
- XV Regional Salon of Plastic Arts in Juazeiro (I Prize)
1995
- XII Regional Salon of Plastic Arts in Feira de Santana, Bahia (Honorable Mention)
- XI Regional Salon of Plastic Arts in Alagoinhas, Bahia (Honorable Mention)

Works in Collections
2001
- Museum of Modern Art of Bahia-MAM-Ba
- Cultural Brazil-Germany (ICBA)
1998
- Centro Cultural Damn Sao Felix, Bahia
- Project Salvador and Porto Mar – CODEBA
1996
- Gallery ACBEU Cultural Institute Brazil – United States

Projects
1997
- Art Project in New Town -Site – Catu – Bahia

Published Books
2009
- “Just a Can” – (Poetry) Letters Project – Bahia – Salvador – Bahia
2000
- “Looking for a blue text” – (Poetry) – New Site – Catu – Bahia

For the full list with the nominated artists click here.

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