ANA CARDOSO
Born in Lisbon, Portugal in 1978.
Lives and works between New York and Lisbon.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020
Solo show, Renata Fabbri, Milan (upcoming)
2019
From The Pixel To The Cloud, Nuno Centeno, Porto
2018
Fold, Parapet Real Humans, St Louis, Missouri
Memory Leak, Casa-Atelier Vieira da Silva, Arpad Szenes-Vieira da Silva Museum, Lisbon
2017
Granpalazzo, with Collicaligreggi, Rome (solo presentation)
2016
Logic Operators Commute, Collicaligreggi, Catania
Folder, Jablonka Maruani Mercier, Knokke, Belgium
2015
The Hinge, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago
Progress, curated by Adelaide Ginga for Echoes on the Wall, MNAC National Museum of Contemporary Art — Museu do Chiado, Lisbon
2014
Exposure, with Longhouse Projects, Expo Chicago, Chicago (solo presentation)
Flat Files, Múrias Centeno, Lisbon
2012
Program vs. Program, Pedro Cera, Lisbon
Picasso, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid
2011
Yupzxqtut, Conduits, Milan
2010
Monologic, Nuno Centeno, Porto
2009
No. 3/No.13, Carlos Carvalho, Lisbon
2008
Space Study, Southfirst, Brooklyn
Sans Image, VPF Cream Art, Lisbon
Somnambulism, Pedro Oliveira @ Poste Ite, Porto

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020
Group Show (with Laura Hunt and Rose Marcus), Y2K Group, New York (upcoming)
Le Tableau II, curated by Joe Fyfe, Ceysson & Benetière, Wandhaff, Luxembourg (upcoming)
2019
A Ver As Vozes Dos Artistas #2, curated by Miguel Von Hafe Pérez, Saco Azul / Maus Hábitos, Porto
Paint School — Shandaken Projects, Klaus Von Nichtssagend, New York
James Angell, Ana Cardoso, Sophie Grant, Diana Lozano, James Miller, Y2K Group, New York
2018
Vapor II, organized by Tomás Cunha Ferreira, Rockaway Beach, New York
Intersticial II, curated by Miguel Von Hafe Pérez, Oliva Creative Factory, S. João da Madeira
Vapor I, organized by Tomás Cunha Ferreira, Praia da Cova do Vapor, Lisbon
Casa-Teatro, curated by Eva Oddo, A Montanha, Lisbon
2017
New Artists Award 2017, MAAT Museum / EDP Foundation, Lisbon
The Seed Can Be Initialized Randomly II, with Merike Estna, Temnikova & Kasela, Tallinn (two-person show)
What’s Up New York, curated by Lawrence Van Hagen, 132 10TH Ave, New York
2016
Sunday, with Christopher Meyer, Collicaligreggi, London (two-person presentation)
Costermongering, curated by Paul Branca, Belmacz, London
The Seed Can Be Initialized Randomly, with Merike Estna, Múrias Centeno, Porto (two-person show)
Vacation (with Tim Pierson), Four A.M, New York (collaboration)
2015
Old Truths & New Lies, curated by Mae Fatto, Rachel Uffner, New York
Suddenly, Last Summer, Longhouse Projects, New York
The Bar At The End Of The Night, David Lewis, New York
2014
Artistas Portugueses En La Coleccion Navacerrada, Centro de Arte Alcobendas, Madrid
On The Blue Shores Of Silence, Tracy Williams Ltd., New York
Norlinda and José de Lima Collection — a selection, Oliva Creative Factory, S. João da Madeira
BAG — Bocconi Art Gallery, Bocconi University, Milan
The Other Side and In Between, with Christian Bonnefoi, Longhouse Projects, New York (two-person show)
2013
The Fruit and Vegetable Stand II, curated by Paul Branca, Long Island City
Droste Affect, curated by Paul Branca, Scaramouche, New York
2012
100 Works, 10 Years: a selection from the PLMJ Foundation Collection, Arpad Szenes-Vieira da Silva Museum, Lisbon
A La Carte Minimal Art, Odessa/Shoot The Lobster, New York
Lucie Fontaine: Estate, Marianne Boesky, New York
Armory Show, with Jasper Sturup, Overgaden Institut for Samtidskunst, New York
Modern Talking, curated by Nicola Trezzi, Museum of Art Cluj-Napoca, Cluj
2011
Zoom, Shift, Abstract, Simone Subal, New York
Tate Film: Exploring the Abstract, Tate St Ives, Cornwall (Screening)
Stirrings, curated by Michiel van der Wal, Nieuw Dakota, Amsterdam
4 Rooms, curated by Nicola Trezzi, CCA Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
Yin Yang Music, curated by Amy Granat, Non-Objectif Sud, Tulette
Llama II, Nuno Centeno, Porto
Agora Não, Not Yet, curated by Filipa Ramos and António Contador, The Barber Shop, Lisbon
Expanded Painting International, Prague Biennial 5, Prague
Tax Day News & Smoke, curated by Roger Van Voorhees, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York
Clairvoyance, with Boris Achour, Soloway, Brooklyn (two-person show)
2010
Llama, curated by Lisa Oppenheim, Conduits, Milan
The Miami Set, with Amy Granat and Flora Wiegman, NADA Projects, Miami Beach
Acts Are for Actors, Southfirst, New York
Exhibition #3, curated by João Simões, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York
Alpha &, On Stellar Rays, New York
2009
Besides, With, Against and Yet: Abstraction and the Ready-Made Gesture, curated by Debra Singer, The Kitchen, New York
Tactical Support: Curator’s Choice, curated by Anthony Huberman, Tracy Williams Ltd., New York
Strip/Stripe, organized by Test (João Simões and Ana Cardoso), Emily Harvey Foundation, New York
Lá Fora – Portuguese Artists Abroad, Electricity Museum and the Presidential Museum of Portugal, Lisbon
2008
Nov 5 – 26, 2008, curated by João Simões, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York
E-flux Video Rental, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon
Bendover/Hangover: An Evening with Cinema Zero, organized by Amy Granat, White Flag Projects, St Louis
2007
Fidelidade Mundial Young Painters Prize 9th Edition, Culturgest, Lisbon

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Salema, Isabel. Como São Os Novos Artistas, pg. 10, Ípsilon, Público, June 30, 2017
Vetik, Anne. Ja tuba on jalle koristamata, Postimees KULTUUR, June 8, 2017
La Geometrie Astratte di Ana Cardoso, Arte, Italy, October 2016
Conversation: Ana Cardoso and Samantha Bittman, W/A Women Artists, 2015
Wilcox, Chloe. Old Truths & New Lies, Brooklyn Rail, July—August 2015
Exhibitions: The Lookout, Art in America, July 2015
Hudson, Suzanne. Painting Now, Thames & Hudson, 2015
Vogel, Wendy. Reviews in Brief: The Other Side And In Between, Modern Painters, April 2014
Christian Bonnefoi and Ana Cardoso in Conversation, NY Arts Magazine, May 2014
Ayerza, Josefina. Ana Cardoso, Flash Art, flashart.com, February 20, 2014
Questionnaire — 10 Questions About Painting, Flash Art International, October 2013
Melo, Alexandre. Ana Cardoso: Between Lisbon and New York, Geração Pós 25 de Abril, DVD/Book, published by A Bela E O Monstro & Público, 2013
Trezzi, Nicola. USA: United States of Abstraction, Flash Art Hungary, July 2012
Tagliaferro, Marco. Critic’s Picks: Llama, Artforum.com, February 2011
Hudson, Suzanne. Besides, With, Against and Yet: Abstraction and the Ready-Made Gesture, Artforum, February 2010
Amado, Miguel. Critic’s Picks: Ana Cardoso, Artforum.com, August 2009
Martins, Celso. Ana Cardoso; No. 3/No. 13, Expresso, August 1, 2009
Tcherepnin, Stefan. Top 10, Artforum, March 2009
Amado, Miguel. PLMJ Collection, published by PLMJ Foundation, 2009
Ana Teixeira Pinto in Conversation with Ana Cardoso, Lisbon Seen, NY Arts Magazine, June 2008
Pinharanda, Joao. Ana Cardoso, LÁ FORA, EDP Foundation and the Presidential Museum of Portugal, 2009

DOCUMENTARIES

2010 Post April 25th Generation: Ana Cardoso, Between Lisbon and New York, 20 min, directed by Alexandre Melo and Abílio Leitão (one of ten episodes on ten portuguese contemporary artists), produced and broadcasted by RTP2 (Portugal). In 2013 the collection was released in DVD by A Bela e O Monstro and distributed by Público (Portugal).
2009 Metrocard, 52 min, directed by Ana Cardoso and João Simões, an art diary about New York City, broadcasted by RTP2 (Portugal) with the support of RTP2 and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.

AWARDS / GRANTS


2019—2020 Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant, New York
2018—2019 Fellowship, Paint School — Shandaken Projects, New York
2017 New Artists Award 2017, MAAT Museum / EDP Foundation, Lisbon
2011 Support for International Exhibitions (Prague Biennial), Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
2010 INOV-ART, Direcção Geral das Artes, Ministry of Culture of Portugal
2007 Fidelidade Mundial Young Painters Prize — 9th Edition, Culturgest, Lisbon
2004/06 Calouste Gulbenkian & Luso-American Foundations MFA Grantee, CUNY, USA
2003 Madalena Lobo Antunes Grant, Ar.Co, Lisbon
2001 Erasmus Grant, Erasmus Program (European Community Action Scheme for the Mobility of University Students), HdK — Höchschule der Kunste, Berlin

EDUCATION

2019 Masterclass, Paint School — Shandaken Projects, New York
2006 MFA, Hunter College — CUNY, New York
2003 Visual Arts Advanced Course, Ar.Co, Lisbon
2002 BFA, Fine Arts University of Lisbon
2001 Erasmus exchange semester, HdK — Hochschule der Kunste, Berlin