Fabio Morais

São Paulo, SP, 1975.
Lives and works in São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

PIPA 2012 and 2013 nominee.


About the artist

Fabio Morais is visual artist. His most recent solo exhibition was ”Palavras são Coisas”, 2013, Oficina Cultural Oswald de Andrade, São Paulo, Brazil.

He participated in group exhibitions such as “The life of others. Repetition and Survival” (Akbank Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013); “Passant pàgina. El llibre com a territori d’art” (Departament de Cultura de la Generalitat de Catalunya, Catalunya, Spain, 2012-2013); “Through the surface of the pages” ( DRCLAS David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University, Boston, USA, 2012); “The Storytellers” (The Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway, 2012); “The Spiral and the Square” (Bonnierskonsthall, Stockholm, Sweden, 2011); “Um outro lugar” (MAM, São Paulo, Brazil, 2011);  ”Além da Biblioteca” (Museu Lasar Segall, São Paulo, Brazil, 2011); 8th Mercosul Biennial (Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2011); 29th Sao Paulo Biennial (São Paulo, Brazil, 2010); and “El Mal de Escritura” (MACBA, Barcelona, Spain, 2009).

He has published “Querido Diário” (Edições Tijuana, 2013); “A Teus Pés” (Edições Tijuana, 2012); “Fabio Catador” (Coletivo Dulcinéia Catadora, São Paulo, 2011); “ARTE E MUNDO APÓS A CRISE DAS UTOPIAS” (par(ent)esis, Florianópolis, 2010) co-authored with Daniela Castro; “Diccionario  para Road Movie” (Kitschic Ediciones, Barcelona, 2010); “O Performer” (author’s edition, 2009), “Sebo” (CCBB, São Paulo, 2007) and ”blá blá blá” (par(ent)esis, Florianópolis, 2009) both co-authored with Marilá Dardot.

Also in the publishing field, has published texts and works in books and publications, in the newspaper Folha de São Paulo, in the magazines Bravo, Caderno video_brasil, Bólide, Recibo, among others, and is one of the editors of experimental translation magazine ¿Hay en Portugués?.

He is one of the organizers of artist publications fair Turnê (São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte and Curitiba).

On April 2013, he curated “Bacanas Books”, exhibition in which he showed his collection of artist’s books, in the editorial cluster by International Art Fair SP-Arte.

Represented by Galeria Vermelho.

Website: http://fabio-morais.blogspot.com.br

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