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FILIPA CÉSAR
Born in Porto, in 1975.
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany.


EDUCATION


2008

MA Art in Context, UDK, Berlin.

1999
Graduated in Fine Arts – Painting at the Fine Art Faculty, University Lisbon, Portugal

1996

BA in Fine Arts – Painting at the Fine Art Faculty, University of Porto, Portugal



SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014
'Mined Soil', Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen
'Filipa César' - Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon

2013
'Filipa César - Single Shot Films', Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen.

2012

Luta ca caba inda (The struggle is not over yet), The Showroom, London
Luta ca caba inda (The struggle is not over yet), Arsenal - Institut für Film und Videokunst e.V., Berlin
Luta ca caba inda (The struggle is not over yet), Satellite 5 / Curator: Filipa Oliveira - Jeu de Paume, Paris
1975, curated by Clément Minighetti - MUDAM (Musée d’art moderne Grand-Duc Jean), Luxembourg

2011

The Embassy, Labor Berlin 5, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlim (comissariado por Alanna Lockward)
FILIPA CÉSAR - The Four Chambered Heart / Sala polivalente - MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon

2010
Montrage, Solar - galeria de arte cinemática, Vila do Conde. Curated by Nuno Rodrigues and Doreen Mende.

2009
The Four Chambered Heart, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008
Le Passeur, Ellipse Foundation, Portugal. Curated by Pedro Lapa.

2007
Allee der Kosmonauten, Museu Atelier António Duarte, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal. Curated by David Etxeberria.
Rapport Raccord, Distrito Cu4tro, Madrid, Spain.

2006
Filipa César, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland.
F for Fake and Ringbahn, Sint-Lukas Gallery, Brussels, Belgium. Curated by Filip Luycky.

2005
Ringbahn, Serralves Museum, Porto Portugal. Curated by João Fernandes.
Berlin, Noga Gallery of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Ringbahn, Küchenstudio, Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz, Berlin, Germany.
F for Fake, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal.
Aura, Galeria Espacio Distrito Cu4tro, Madrid, Spain.

2004
Transmediterráneo, Centre d’Art Santa Mónica, Barcelona, Spain. Curated by Miguel von Hafe Pérez.
Berlin Zoo, Part 02, Project Space, Karlsplatz – Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria.
Menschen Tiere Attraktionen, bergstueblPROJEKTE, Berlin, Germany.

2003
Product Displacement, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal.

2002
Sets for thoughts, Galeria Cristina Guerra, Lisbon, Portugal.
Hotel, Emser Arkaden, Bad Ems, Germany.
SlowMotion, Estgad, Caldas da Rainha and Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal.



SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013
Good Girls. Memory Desire Power - National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest.
LIVING ARCHIVE - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin.
I THINK IT RAINS - 1a space, Hong Kong, SAR.
Duet - group show - Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon.
GALAPAGOS / Hall, Rooms A and B, Temporary Exhibition Room and Multipurpose - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon.

2012
Desire Lines - Caja Madrid - Espai Cultural de Barcelona, Barcelona.
GALAPAGOS - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland).
Trayectorias. Diez años de video y fotografía en la colección Coca-Cola - Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo MEIAC, Badajoz.
100 Artworks, 10 Years: A Selection from the PLMJ Foundation Collection - Fundação Arpad Szenes – Vieira da Silva, Lisbon.
GALAPAGOS - Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool (England).
The Castle in 3 Acts: Assault, Destruction, Reconstruction - Ducal Palace, Guimarães Castle, Guimarães.
Filipa César / Rui Toscano - Paradox of the Dark - Rosón Arte Contemporáneo, Pontevedra.
Free Circulation: Works from Serralves Foundation´s Collection - Instituto dos Museus e da Conservação - imc, Lisbon.
ARTE PORTUGUESA DO SÉCULO XX 1960 - 2010 - MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon.
Les Ateliers de Rennes. Biennale d’art contemporain | Bienal de Arte Contemporânea, Rennes, France.

2011
Hantologie des Colonies, Khiasma, Paris (curated by Vincent Meessen)
All I Can See is the Management, Gasworks, London (curated by Helena Vilalta)
Transformed land, Centre Culturel Calouste Gulbenkian, Paris (curated by Sergio Mah)
Mostra de Vídeos – Projecto Baralha: Desalojar a exclusão - Casa das Artes de Tavira, Tavira
An Urban Silence - Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn; The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall
all to wall (part I) - group show - Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon (curated by João Silvério)
Common House - Works from the CAM Collection / Gallery 1 - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon
Group Exhibition - Junho das Artes, Óbidos

2010
Manifesta 8, Cartagena, Spain. Curated by Chamber for Public Secrets.
29. Bienal de São Paulo, Brazil. Curated by Moacir dos Anjos and Agnaldo Farias.
No Place Like, Biennale Architectura, Veneza, Italy.
Povo, Museu da Electricidade, Lisbon, Portugal. Curated by João Pinharanda.
Architecture and Its Discontents, Kaleidoscope, Milan. Curated by Adam Szymczyk.
Prémio BES Photo, Museu Colecção Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal.
Fictional Geographies, Royal College of Art, London, England. Curated by Vilalta.
Auto-Kino!, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany. Curated by Phil Collins.

2009
The Filmic Conventions, FormContent, London, United Kingdom. Curated by Pieternel Vermoortel.
As Bright as the Sun, 3rd Edition Allgarve, Loulé, Portugal. Curated by João Silvério.
NARCOTICA, Galerie Im Regierungsviertel, Berlin, Germany.
Look Again – Five Visions in Contemporary Video, Tabakalera, San Sebastian, Spain. Curated by Carolina Grau.
Lá Fora, Fundação EDP, Museu da Electricidade, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008
2x [ (2x20) + (2x 2) ] + 2 = X x (desperately) trying to figure out the world, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Germany.
Gustos, colecciones y cintas de video, Centro de Artes Dos de Mayo, Móstoles, Spain.
International Triennale of Contemporary Art , Re-Reading the Future, International Triennal of Contemporary Art (ITCA), Prague.
E-flux Video Rental, Centro de Arte Moderna José Azeredo Perdigão, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal.
Beyond Nature-und Landschaftsdarstellungn im 21. Jahrhundert, Galerie Helke Strelow, Frankefurt/Main, Germany.
Beyond Nature-und Landschaftsdarstellungn im 21. Jahrhundert, Kunstlerhaus Schloß Balmoral, Bad Ems, Germany.
Parangolé, Fragmentos desde los 90 en Brasil, Portugal y España, Valladolid, Spain.

2007
Portugal agora – À propos des lieux d'origine, MUDAM, Luxemburg. Curated by Marie-Claude Beaud, Clément Minighetti and Björn Dahlström.
Stream, White Box, New York, USA. Curated by João Silvério.
Art Summer University, Tate Modern, London, United Kingdom. Curated by Manuel Saiz.
Por Entre as Linhas, Museu das Comunicações, Lisbon, Portugal. Curated by Isabel Carlos.
Shot an go, Isola di San Servolo, Venice, Italy. Curated by Raffaele Gavarro.
In the Eye of the Storm, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland. Curated by Konrad Bitterli.
Unversagt, Das Hotel Balzer!, Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems, Germany. Curated by Rainer Hofmann.
Sines Local, Emmerico Nunes Cultural Center, Sines, Portugal. Curated by Isabel Silva. 

2006
Tales from the Travel Journal Vol. 1 CAC, Vilnius, Lithuania. Curated by Catherine Hemelryk.
Concrete language, CAG, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada. Curated by Christina Ritchie.
Urban Spaces, Galerie Dina 4, Munique, Germany. Curated by Patricia Drück.
Das Fest, Residenz der Portugiesischen Botschaft in Berlin, Germany. Curated by Ana Pinto.
Diegesis, Schleswig Holsteinhause, Staatliches Museum Schwerin, 16. Filmkunstfest, Schwerin, Germany. Curated by Nuno Faria.
Sede e Museu da F.C.G: A Arquitectura dos anos 60, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal. Curated by Ana Tostões.

2005

Portugal Novo: Artistas de Hoje e amanhã, Pinacoteca, São Paulo, Brasil. Curated by Alexandre Melo.
Tableaux Vivants, Museu de Arte Contemporânea Serralves, Oporto, Portugal. Curated by Ulrich Loock and Sandra Guimarães.
Temporary Import, Artforum, Berlin, Germany. Curated by Suzanne Titz.
In Progress, 58, Internationales Film Festival in Locarno, Locarno, Switzerland.
Art Unlimited, Basel, Switzerland. Curated by Simon Lamunière.
Artstars-Shooting Star, ON25, Luxembourg, Luxembourg. Curated by Diana Baldon.
60th Anniversary of ONU, NUOI, Geneva, Switzerland. Curated by Simonetta Luz Afonso
Portugal: Algumas Figuras, Alameda Art Laboratory (LAA), Mexico City, Mexico. Curated by João Pinharanda.

2004
Video Zone, 2nd International Video Art Biennial, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curated by Sergio Edelsztein.
Believe it or not, Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany. Curated by C. Burbaum, M. Röhrborn and O. Pietsch.
Continental Breakfast, 45 October Salon, Cultural Center, Belgrade, Serbia. Curated by Anda Rottenberg.
Close by (Time Space Architecture), Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland.
Re-Produtores de Sentido, SESC Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Curated by Miguel Von Hafe Pérez.
Carte Blanche, Théâtre des Salins, France. Curated by Rui Pedro Morais.
Video Shop, Intervenciones en la calle Alfonso, Zaragoza, Spain. Curated by Pilar Cruz and Maribel Perpiñá
True Lies, Kallmann-Museum, Munique, Germany. Curated by Reinhard Spieler.
Arte Contemporânea na Assembleia: César, Queiroz, Sendas, Vasconcelos, Palácio de S. Bento, Lisbon, Portugal. Curated by Simonetta Luz Afonso.
SESIÓN CONTINUAD VIDEO, Galería DV, San Sebastián, Spain. Curated by Margarita Sanchez.
30 artists under 40, The Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway. Curated by Pedro Portugal.
True Lies, Franz Gertsch Museum, Bern, Germany. Curated by Reinhard Spieler.
Meeting between 2 Collections: Serralves Foundation – “La Caixa” Foundation, Caixa Forum, Barcelona, Spain.

2003
Off Loop'00, Post-Portugal, met. Room, Barcelona, Spain. Curated by Pilar Cruz and Maribel Perpiñá.
Otras alternativas. Novas experiencias visuales en Portugal, MARCO, Vigo, Spain. Curated by David Barro.
Trabalho, Centro de Artes Visuais, Coimbra, Portugal. Curated by Albano da Silva Pereira and Miguel Amado.
Poetic Justice, 8. Istanbul Biennial, Yerbaten Cistern, Istanbul. Curated by Dan Cameron.
União Latina Prize, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal.
Balmoral in Berlin, Landesvertretung Rheinland-Pfalz, Berlin, Germany.
Cutting Edges, ARCO, Madrid, Spain. Curated by Miguel von Hafe Pérez.

2002
Video Lounge, Art Basel, Miami, USA.
Contemporary Art from Portugal, European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany. Curated by Pedro Lapa/ Heike Sutter
Video Zone, 1st International Video Art Biennial, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curated by Miguel Wandschneider and Catarina Campino.
Seiten, Antiquariat Gundel Gelbert, Cologne, Germany.
Home Sweet Home, MAN, Nuoro, Italy. Curated by Chiara Leoni.
And then there were nine, Kulturamt in der Fruchthalle, Kaiserslautern, Germany. Curated by Andrea Edel.
Narrando Espaços, Tempo, Histórias…, XXVII Bienal de Arte de Pontevedra, Pontevedra, Spain. Curated by Maria de Corral.
Deutsches Eck, Galerie Václava Spály, Prag, Czech Republic. Curated by Jiri Suruvka.
Expect the world, moi non plus, Sparwasser HQ and Parkhaus, Berlin, Germany. Curated by Ana Pinto.

2001
Voyager – Experimenta Design, Lisbon, Portugal. Curated by Pedro Gadanho.
Situation Zero, Yerba Buena Center for the arts, San Francisco, USA. Curated by René de Guzman.
Night Visions – Schnittraum, Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany. Curated by Corinna Schnitt.
Biberstein, César, Onofre, Sarmento, Sendas, Toscano, Galeria Cristina Guerra, Lisbon, Portugal.
Streetwear, Galeria da Mitra, Lisbon, Portugal. Curated by Francisco Vaz Fernandes.
Milano Europa 2000 – Anteprima Bovisa, Triennale, Milan, Italy. Curated by Alexandre Melo.
Voyager-Experimenta Design, Milan, Italy. Curated by Pedro Gadanho.
Disseminações, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal. Curated by Pedro Lapa.


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2009
Mende, Doreen / César, Filipa, Sonho com um mundo onde cada memória cria a sua própria legenda,
edition Museu Colecção Berardo e BES, Lisbon, Portugal.

2008
Lapa, Pedro, Cinema and Politics, in Le Passeur, edited by Ellipse Foundation.
Maccabe, Colin, Birth of a Cinema in Le Passeur, edited by Ellipse Foundation.

2007

Edelsztein, Sergio, Filipa César, in Ice Cream, edited by Phaidon.

2006

Hemelryk, Catherine, Tales from the Travel Journal Vol. 1, edited by CAC Vilnius.
Faria, Nuno, Diegesis; mit Essays von Antje Weitzel 'Two or 3 Thing I know about her'; Faria, Nuno, 'Raccord (on the diegesis project), edited by Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.

2005

César, Filipa, Ringbahn, essays by Fernandes, João, Filipa César’s Video-situations: exception and rule, Ana Pinto, Mind the Gap and David Gieselmann, Die Berliner Ringbahn (eng. and port.), edited by Serralves Museum.

 2004

César, Filipa, Belgradee Footnotes, mit einem Essay von Simone Homem de Mello (eng.) edited by Revolver.
Spieler, Reinhard, In-between realities, in True Lies. Lies and other trues in the contemporary photography, edited by Reinhard Spieler and Museum Franz Gertsch.
Rottenberg, Anda, Continental Breakfast, 45th October Art Salon, edited by Cultural Center, Belgrade.

2003

Lopes, Diogo, Berlin Zoo, in Poetic Justice, 8. Istanbul Bienal, edited by Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts.
Barro, David, Filipa César, in Outras Alternativas visuais: Novas experiências visuais em Portugal, edited by Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo.
Silva Pereira, Albano and Amado, Miguel, Trabalho / Work, edited by Centro de Artes Visuais.

2002

Wandschneider, Miguel, Filipa César, in Narrando Espacios, Tempos e Histórias... XXVIII Bienal de Arte de Pontevedra, edited by Deputación Provincial de Pontevedra.
Wandschneider, Miguel, 9 Portuguese artists, 18 Video Works, in Video Zone, First International Art Biennial, Tel Aviv, edited by Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv.
Edel, Andrea, Observations from offstage, in Sets for Thoughts, edited by Filipa César and Künstlerhaus SchloßBalmoral.

2001

Leoni, Chiara, Case: un Catalogo, in Casa Dolce Casa, edited by Museo d’arte provincia di Nuoro.
Lapa, Pedro, Disseminações, edited by Culturgest.
Melo, Alexandre, Filipa César, in Milan Europa 2000, edited by Electa.


PRIZES AND GRANTS

2009
Prémio BES Photo, Museu Colecção Berardo, Lisboa

2008
Radius/ Research Art Program Artist in Residency, Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon

2007
Fellow Artist, Film & TV School HFF Konrad Wolf, Potsdam, Germany.

2005
Hauptstadtkulturfonds Berlin, Ringbahn Project, Germany.

2003-04
Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian Grant, Berlin, Germany.

2003
União Latina Preis, Lisbon, Portugal.

2002
Pépinières européennes pour jeunes artistes Grant, Bad Ems, Germany.

2001
Post-Graduation – DAAD Stipendium, Munique, Germany.

2000
Young Creators – Centro Nacional de Cultura Stipendium, Lisbon, Portugal.




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