André Martins, born in Leira, Portugal, 1994.
Lives and works in Lisbon.
After an experience through the field of Health Sciences, he is now concluding his bachelor degree in Intermedia Art at the Faculty of Fine-Arts of the University of Lisbon.
He has taken part in collective exhibitions and artistic residences, in Portugal and Poland, where he did his Erasmus + program.
In 2015 he was awarded with the 1st prize in the Bianale Jov’Arte 2015 and he is currently one of the finalists for the Sonae Media Art Award, whose final exhibtion will be held in MNAC-MC (National Meseum of Contemporary Art - The Chiado Museum) in November 2017.
2009-2012 Sciences and Technology at Secondary School of Porto de Mós
2012-2014 Nursing at Lisbon School of Nursing
2014-2017 Intermedia Art at Faculty of Fine-Arts from the University of Lisbon
2016 Intermedia Art at Krakow Academy of Fine Arts
2015 RésVés Alte, Loulé, Portugal
2016 Artistic Workshop Harenda, Zakopane, Poland
2017 ‘Drunk Interview Project’, Vieira da Silva Gallery, Loures
2015 GABA - Galerias Abertas das Belas-Artes, FBAUL, Lisbon
RésVés Alte, Polo Museológico de Alte, Loulé
Jov’arte 2015, Vieira da Silva Gallery, Loures
2016 39th Anniversary, Solvay Music Center, Krakow
2015 1st Prize, Jov’arte 2015, Loures
2017 Finalist at Sonae Media Art Award
2017 PEAC 2017 - Portuguese Emerging Art Catalogue