Luiz d’Orey

(this page was last updated in May 2019)

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1993.
Lives and works in New York, USA.

Represented by Galeria Mercedes Viegas.

PIPA 2019 nominee.

In his paintings and interventions, Luiz d’Orey investigates the processes of the circulation of information and its systems in the urban and digital context. In 2016, d’Orey graduated in Fine Arts from School of Visual Arts, where he received the prizes 727 Award (2016), Sillas H Rhodes Award (2016) and Gilbert Stone Scholarship (2015). D’Orey worked as an assistant of the artists Carlos Vergara (Rio de Janeiro) and Raul Mourão (New York) from 2013- 2017. His works have already participated in group shows in USA, Europe and Brazil. Amongst his solo shows are: “Recent Ruins”, at Gitler & Gallery (New York, 2018); “Espaço Comum”, at Dotart Gallery (Belo Horizonte, 2018) and “Quase plano”, at Mercedes Viegas Gallery (Rio de Janeiro, 2017). In 2018, his short film ‘Tapume’, co-produced by Hugo Faraco, was nominated to DOC NYC Festival. His work is part of the PIPA Institute collection, Brazil.

Video produced by Do Rio Filmes exclusively for PIPA Prize 2019:


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