Curriculum Vitae

http://www.martinhodias.com

Martinho Dias
was born in 1968, in Trofa, Portugal, when lives and works.

He is represented in the “NY Arts Annual Catalogue”, 2009, New York

1996 - Academic degree in Fine Arts – Painting, by Oporto University


SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selection):

 

2011

- Art Pocket 2011, Gallery João Pedro Rodrigues, Oporto, Portugal;

- CIRCUMSTANCE, São Bento Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal;

- Group exhibition, Gallery Ao Longe o Mar, Viseu, Portugal;

- “Art in Secret”, group exhibition, Leões Gallery, Oporto, Portugal; 

- ART PARIS, International Art Fair, Grand Palais, by Saatchi Online,

  Paris, France;

- Perfection: Utopia of Women, collective exhibition, MOYA - Museum of Young Art, Palais Schönborn, Vienna, Austria;

 

2010

- 10th International Art Fair - ARTELisboa, by António Prates Gallery,  

   Lisbon, Portugal;

- “8th International Biennial of Arts of Marinha Grande”, by António Prates Gallery - Lisbon, Portugal;

- “Cem República”, group exhibition, António Prates Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal;

- Painting group exhibition, Military Club of Macao, Gallery 57, Macao, China;

- Collective “CINEMA STORIES II”, Municipal Library Rocha Peixoto, Póvoa de    Varzim, Portugal;

- “The Flag – Peace&Love on the Global Village”, collective project, Denmark;

- “Info-processing”, painting, Gallery 57, Leiria, Portugal;

- Group exhibition, O Rastro Gallery, Figueira da Foz, Portugal;

 

2009

- Group exhibition, O Rastro-Algarve Gallery, Portugal;

- STAGES, Del Veinte Gallery, Santander, Spain;

- “16 years of complicity in art”, Cultural Arts Centre of Ponte de Sor, Portugal;

- Painting, House-Museum Soledade Malvar, V. N. Famalicão, Portugal;

- WRITTEN PAINTINGS, Servartes – Cultural Space, Oporto, Portugal;

 

2008

- Painting, Municipal Library of Ponte de Sor, Portugal;

- "Dialogues and Monologues", O Rastro Gallery, Figueira da Foz, Portugal;

- "arte x arte" - Bogotá08, Colombia;

 

2007

- WRITTEN PAINTINGS, Santos Rocha Museum, Figueira da Foz, Portugal;

- NEW BODY, Servartes – Cultural Space, Oporto, Portugal;

- APPLAUSE, São Bento Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal;

- 2nd Internatioanl Art Fair artMADRID, by António Prates Gallery, Madrid, Spain;

- Collective exhibition, António Prates Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal;

 

2006

- APPLAUSE, painting, Gallery Cañizares, Salvador / Bahia, Brazil;

- 6th International Art Fair - ARTELisboa, FIL, by António Prates Gallery,  

   Lisbon, Portugal;

- BODY IN EXPRESSION, Servartes – Cultural Space, Oporto, Portugal;

- NEW BODY, painting, Literary Club of Oporto, Oporto, Portugal;

 

2005

- 5th International Art Fair - ARTELisboa, Pedro Serrenho Gallery, FIL,

  Lisbon, Portugal;

- Projected Images # Instalations, with Phill Niblock, Vitor Rua, Nuno Rebelo,

  each others, Casa dos Dias da Água, Lisbon, Portugal;

 

2004

- Collective exhibition, Electra Gallery, Oporto, Portugal;

- “19th Biennial of Illustrations of Bratislava”, Slovak Republic;

 

2003

- INDISPOSITION, Santa Clara Gallery, Coimbra, Portugal;

 

2002

- 2nd Baviera Painting Prize, Museum of Transport and Communications,

  Oporto, Portugal;

- 2nd Painting Biennial Young Art, Penafiel, Portugal;

 

2001

- Julio Resende National Prize, Gondomar, Portugal;

- 11th International Biennial of Art of Vila Nova de Cerveira; Portugal;

 

2000

- 1st Painting Biennial Young Art, Penafiel, Portugal;  

- 3rd Biennial of Fine Arts of Marinha Grande, itinerant to La Granja, Spain;

 

1999

- "April Days Exhibition", Fundation of Cupertino de Miranda,

   V. N. de Famalicão, Portugal;

- One of the representatives of Portugal in “The Winsor & Newton

   Worldwide Millennium Painting Competition” exhibited in The Mall

   Galleries, London; World Trade Center in Stockholm, Stockholm and

   United Nations Headquarters, New York;

- Collective exhibition, Delaunay Gallery, Vila do Conde, Portugal

- "11th Biennial of Avante Party", Seixal, Portugal;

 

1997

- Collective exhibition, Lagoa Gallery, Trofa, Portugal;

 

1996

- 2nd National Contest - Francisco Wandschneider, EUROPARQUE, Sta. Maria da Feira, Portugal;

 

1995

- 8th International Biennial of Art of Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal;

- "BCM'95, Painting Prize", Gallery Árvore, Oporto, Portugal.

 

 

 

AWARDS:

 

2010 - Silver Award - attribution by the virtual art gallery 

           ArtMageur.com;

2007 - 1st Prize, BODY IN EXPRESSION, Espaço Servartes, Porto,

           Portugal;

2002 - Honor Mention, 2nd Painting Biennial Young Art, Penafiel,

           Portugal;

2000 - Honor Mention, 1st Painting Biennial Young Art, Penafiel,

           Portugal;

1983 - Honor Mention, “Shankar’s International Children’s

           Competition”, New Delhi, India.

        - 1st Prize in the competition “Santo Tirso seen by the young”,  

           Portugal.