CV

Experimental Filmmaker

PhD in Artistic Research (completed in 2016)

Interim Coordinator of the Master of Artistic Research – University of Amsterdam

Tutor Honours Programme ART and RESEARCH – University of Amsterdam / Gerrit Rietveld Academy

 

 

Exhibitions

2016 The Webcam as an Emerging Cinematic Medium (Solo), Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2015 Precarious Aesthetics – from Webcams to the Moon – two-artists show with Daniela de Paulis – Bradwolff Projects, Amsterdam.

2013 MIT8 – showcase of participating artists in the Public Media Private Media Conference, MIT Campus, Cambridge, Boston, US.

2013 Investigations III – Research and Visualization – WallScreen projection of Realtime Ellipsis, Artistic Research group show with i.e. Daniela de Paulis and Martin Brandsma, DeFKa Campis, Stedelijk Museum Assen, The Netherlands.

2012 Bucuti 2121212 and GMT minus 5 shown at the Amsterdam University Theatre together with audiovisual works from participating artists within the context of the ASCA Workshop, The Netherlands.

2011 Cyber Safari selected as part of Road Movie presented by The One Minutes Foundation at, among others, Amsterdam Museum, deBuren in Brussels, Centraal Museum in Utrecht, Cultuurwerf/Buro Beeldende Kunst in Vlissingen, Graphic Design Museum in Breda, Haarlem College, Kunsthal KAdE in Amersfoort, NIMK (Netherlands Media Art Institute) in Amsterdam, Schunck* in Heerlen, and the TwentseWelle in Enschede.

2010 GMT minus 5 and Split Recognition shown at Kunstvlaai, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2010 GMT minus 5 shown at the Bienal Novos Valoures, Galeria Vieira da Silva, Portugal.

2010 Split Recognition Installation shown at Have we Met? event, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2010 Split Recognition (projection version) and GMT minus 5 shown at Nederlands Instituut voor Mediakunst, Sandberg Night, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2010 Nanook of the North Split-Screen One Minutes Experiment shown in Boijmans van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

2009 GMT minus 5 shown at International Amsterdam Film Festival Exhibition, De Balie, The Netherlands.

2009 Selection of experimental One Minutes films, Rietveld Arsenale, Venice Bienale, Italy.

2009 Selection of experimental One Minutes films, Art Amsterdam, Art Fair, The Netherlands.

2009 Mountain Soundtrack for Skyscrapers, site-specific sound installation for Software event, Amsterdam Zuidas, The Netherlands.

2009 Chungking 29, site-specific video installation, Umbrella exhibition, Organhaus Art Space, Chongqing, China.

2009 GMT minus 5 video art piece at Women on the Verge of a Breakdown exhibition, integrated in Young Curators Initiative, Arte Contempo Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008 Gdansk shown in Videotage, Hong Kong, China.

2008 World One Minutes Exhibition, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008 Zone Time II Audiovisual Real-Time Performance at Electronic Arts Festival Abertura II, New Media Center O Século, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008 Zone Time I Audiovisual Real-Time Performance, New Media Center O Século, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008 World One Minutes Exhibition, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China.

2007 Two experimental videos presented in Virtual Museum, Zuidas Project, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2003 Eternal Foreigner participates in Parasite Paradise, a collective multidisciplinary art exhibition, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

 

Film, Video and New Media Festivals

2016 Streaming US shown at Critics’ Choice, International Film Festival Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

2015 Cyber Safari shown at Found Footage Event, Between You and Me, Urban Screen, Tilburg.

2014 Portraying A’dam – Chapter 3, Official Competition Selection, Alternative Film and Video Festival Belgrade, Serbia.

2014 Portraying A’dam – Chapter 3, FUSO Videoart Annual, Lisbon, Portugal.

2014 Presentation of my film Errata at Coloque Cinéma et Révolution, l’example Portugais, Sorbonne/Gulbenkian Foundation, Paris, France.

2012 Siesta is shown at Oslo Screen Festival, Norway.

2011 Integrated Circuit shown at Tribute to Pedro Hestnes, Video System: Obedience, Cinema Nimas, Lisbon, Portugal.

2010 GMT minus 5 shown at FUSO Videoart Annual, Berardo Museum, Belém Cultural Centre, Lisbon, Portugal.

2009 Integrated Circuit shown in Dutch Shorts at International Amsterdam Film Festival, De Balie, The Netherlands.

2009 Film selection shown at Black Magic Woman Festival, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2009 GMT minus 5 shown at Media Art Festival Friesland, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands.

2008 Callas is shown in the Lumen Eclipse Festival, Harvard Square, Cambridge, United States.

2008 Callas and (Too Many) Lights are shown in presentation of the Portuguese Video Art Archive at Fábrica features, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008 Errata participates in Documente Videolab, Livraria Gato Vadio, Oporto, Portugal.

2008 (Too Many) Lights participates in Festival Electrochoc 3, Rhône-Alpes, France.

2007 Callas participates in 4th Fair of Culture, Zagreb University, Croatia.

2007 Callas participates in Festival do Minuto, São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

2007 Callas participates in The One Minutes Awards in Ghent, Belgium.

2007 Callas is shown at Media Art Festival Friesland, The Netherlands.

2007 Bênçâo and Siesta participate in Videolab Festival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

2006 Bênção participates in Caminhos do Cinema Português Film Festival, Coimbra, Portugal.

2006 (Too many) lights and Siesta participate in VideoLab Festival, Coimbra, Portugal.

2006 Bênção participates in Primeira Mostra de Curtas do Seixal Film Festival, Portugal.

2005 Bênção participates in Novos Olhares Film Festival, Chapitô, Lisbon, Portugal.

2003 A Descoberta participates in Grote Markt Film Festival, The Hague, The Netherlands.

2002 A Descoberta participates in PEK Film Festival, Filmstad, in Haags Filmhuis, The Hague, The Netherlands.

 

Communications

2017 Exploring integral approaches in arts & culture research part 2 – a conversation with artists dr. Ruchama Noorda and dr. Paula Albuquerque and lectors dr. Jeroen Boomgaard and drs Nirav Christophe, Exploring Integrated Arts & Culture Research – Smart Culture Conference, organized by NWO, De Rode Hoed, Amsterdam.

2017 PhD Dissertation Presentation at Project Space The Bookstore, within the context of the project Breaking for Knowledge, Amsterdam.

2017 Theory of Practice/Practice of Theory, Thinking Through Making, Symposium, Coventry University, UK.

2016 Presentation during opening of the Faculty Year (FGW), De Rode Hoed, Amsterdam.

2016 Public Defense of my PhD Dissertation, Agnietenkapel, Amsterdam.

2015 Paper at NECS Conference Archives of / for the Future, Lodz, Poland.

2015 Presentation of my PhD at single artist salon during Precarious Aesthetics – From Webcams to the Moon exhibition at Bradwolff Projects with an introduction by Prof dr Patricia Pisters, Amsterdam.

2014 Presentation at Research Forum on Videoart, Alternative Film and Video Festival, Belgrade, Serbia.

2014 Salon with Kristina Andersen at STEIM, organized by Making Things Public, LAPS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2014 Presentation with Prof dr Patricia Pisters, Post-Grad Media Studies Department, Pratt Institute, New York, US.

2013 Film-Philosophy Conference, Amsterdam University Theater, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2013 NECS Conference – Media Politics, Political Media, Charles University Prague, Czech Republic.

2013 MIT8 – Public Media Private Media Conference, Boston, US.

2012 Passages Conference, organized with the Sorbonne, Doclisboa Film Festival, Lisbon, Portugal.

2012 Investigations II – Nuts and Bolts of a PhD in the Arts, Symposium about Artistic Research, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, The Netherlands.

2012 NECS Conference – Time Networks: Screen media and memory, Lisbon, Portugal.

2009 Biopolitics, Ethics, and Subjectivation: Questions on Modernity conference, Hsinchu University, Taiwan.

2008 Encontros de Viana Film Festival, Viana do Castelo, Portugal.

2007 Festival do Minuto, São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

2007 Luso-Brazilian Congress Politics, Culture and the Arts, Oporto University, Portugal.

2002 Participation in public debate Documentary Today together with documentary directors and producers, The Shan Foundation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

 

Publications

2018 (Approved for Publication) Interview by Nim de Goede about artistic research project Beyond the Violet End of the Spectrum – Specter Visualization in the Age of CCTV and Drones.

2018 (Approved for Publication) The Webcam as an Emerging Cinematic Medium, Amsterdam University Press.

2018 (Approved for Publication) Article about my film Errata in Coloque Cinéma et Révolution, l’example Portugais in CinémAction.

2017 Research Forum VideoArt publication, Alternative Film and Video Festival Belgrade, Serbia.

2016 Interview by Joost Zonneveld, Het Parool, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2015 (Forthcoming) Article in book Experimental Glitch, ed. Sher Doruff and Manuela Rossini, Experimental Practices, Brill, The Netherlands & US.

2015 Interviewed for Babel, Magazine of the Humanities, Amsterdam University, The Netherlands.

2015 Too Much World: A Hito Steyler Retrospective, Review of Hito Steyerl’s body of work in NECSUS online Peer-Reviewed European Journal of Media Studies, Amsterdam University Press.

2015 Inclusion of my work in online book Photo Mediations, Goldsmiths-Europeana, University of London, UK.

2014 Article – “Webcams as Emerging Cinematic Medium” in Spring issue Traces of NECSUS online Peer-Reviewed European Journal of Media Studies, Amsterdam University Press.

2013 Carnal Aesthetics – my films GMT minus 5 and Split Recognition are part of the Artistic Corpus of the article “Art as Circuit Breaker: Surveillance Screens and Powers of Affect” by Prof. dr. Patricia Pisters, I.B. Tauris, New York, US.

2009 Programa de Criatividade e Criação Artística, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008 World One Minutes Exhibition Catalog, The Netherlands.

2005 Novos Olhares Film Festival, Chapitô, Lisbon, Portugal.

2002 PEK Film Festival, The Hague, The Netherlands.

 

Lecturing and Collaborations

2017 to date Coordinator of Artistic Research Research Group, Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, University of Amsterdam.

2017 to date Interim Coordinator of the Master of Artistic Research, Art History Department, University of Amsterdam.

2016 to date Teacher of Artistic Research, Art History Department, University of Amsterdam.

2016 Teacher of Visual Culture, Amsterdam University College, The Netherlands.

2016 to date Theory Teacher and Thesis Supervisor at VAV (Moving Image) Department, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2015 to date Dutch Delegate of CAMIRA (Cinema and Moving Image Research Assembly).

2014 Guest-Lecture about PhD’s in Artistic Research with Prof dr Patricia Pisters at Master of Film, Dutch Film and Television Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2014 Guest-Lecture at Master of Artistic Research of the University of Amsterdam, Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam.

2013 to date Member of Research Group Artistic Research, Faculty of the Humanities, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2012 to date Tutor of the ART and RESEARCH Honours Programme – Gerrit Rietveld Academy/University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2011 to date Member of Making Things Public PhD in Artistic Research Group, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2009 – 2012 Lecturer in Film History and Theory and Thesis Supervisor of the BA with Honours Degree in Digital Filmmaking at the SAE Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Since 2007 Founding member of the Cultural Association Inventário – arte, acção e pensamento (Inventory – art, action and thought), Portugal.

2007 – 2011 Member of Aesthetics, Politics and Art Research Group, Philosophy Institute, Oporto University, Portugal.

 

Juries and Commissions

2015-2017 Artistic Adviser at Amsterdam Art Fund (AFK).

2014 to date Jury for Art of Neuroscience, Nederlands Herseninstituut, Het Eye Instituut, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

 

Grants and subsidies

2016 Juriaanse Stichting Dissertation Printing Costs Support.

2012-2016 PhD Grant from the Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation.

2008 Fine Arts Department of The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation funds The One Minutes Workshop and the World One Minutes Expo, Lisbon, Portugal.

2007 Fine Arts Department of The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation funds The One Minutes Workshop, Lisbon, Portugal.

2003 Hivos supports Trading Lives exhibition organized together with Transnational Institute and Carbon Trade Watch, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2003 MamaCash supports the film Eternal Foreigner, Goa, India.

2001-2002 European Commission grant Future Capital for the documentary BAH, Madrid, Spain.

1999-2000 European Commission grant for editing cross-culture and multidisciplinary newsletter at NGO EYFA – European Youth for Action – Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

 

Education

2012-2016 PhD in Artistic Research at the University of Amsterdam in collaboration with the Gerrit Rietveld Academy: Supervisor – Prof. dr. Patricia Pisters, Co-Supervisor – dr. Jeroen Boomgaard, Artistic Advisor – Antonis Pittas.

2008-2010 Master of Fine Arts Degree at the Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2005 Film Directing Course, The London Film School with Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal.

1999-2003 Visual Arts BA at the (VAV) AudioVisual Department, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

1993-1998 University Degree in Journalism, Coimbra, Portugal.