Mónica Chaminé Lacerda
b. 1990, lives and works in Porto [PT]
melagastro at gmail dot com

[2016 – 2018] MA in Art Praxis at Dutch Art Institute [DAI], Arnhem, Netherlands;
[2014 – 2015] Postgraduate Studies in Interdisciplinary Printmaking at Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław [ASP], Poland;
[2012] Erasmus Mobility Studies at Facultat de Belles Arts – Universitat de Barcelona [UB], Spain;
[2008 – 2012] BA in Fine Arts Multimedia at Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade do Porto [FBAUP], Portugal.

Complementary Education [selected]
[2016] Contour Biennale, Mechelen, Belgium;
[2015] Printmaking Workshop at Falu Konstgrafiska Verkstad with Ahmed Modir, Falun, Sweden;
[2013] Participant at Serralves em Festa with SINTOMA Performance, Investigation and Experimentation, Porto, Portugal;
[2011] Performance Art Conference and Workshop with Manoel Barbosa, FBAUP and Lófte, Porto, Portugal;
[2011] Performance Art Conference and Workshop with Pia Euro, FBAUP, Porto, Portugal;
[2010] Cianotype Workshop with João Paulo Lima, FBAUP, Porto, Portugal;
[2010] UNNEEDED Conversations — practice and theory of Art, Passos Manuel, Porto, Portugal;
[2009] Participation on the Art project Plast&Cine, Artes Vivas and Douro Film Harvest, Lamego, Portugal.

Exhibitions [selected]
[2016] Corda Solta Ponta Bamba, solo exhibition at Rua do Sol, Porto, Portugal;
[2016] Tarmacadame, group exhibition at Rua do Sol, Porto, Portugal;
[2014] Entre Mãos, group exhibition at FBAUP, Porto, Portugal;
[2014] Outros Ensaios, group exhibition at Fundação Escultor José Rodrigues, Porto, Portugal;
[2013] Serralves em Festa 2013, participant of SINTOMAS e Efeitos Secundários, FBAUP and Escola Superior de Educação, Instituto Politécnico do Porto [ESE/IPP], Porto, Portugal;
[2013] Ramshackle, solo exhibition at Halle der Vollständigen Wahrheit, Köln, Germany;
[2012] PS 22 A V2.0, group exhibition at Auditório Municipal de Vila do Conde, Vila do Conde, Portugal;
[2012] Sete e Meio (mais um), group exhibition at FBAUP’s Museum, Porto, Portugal;
[2012] Na casa com – 2nd edition, various group exhibitions, Bonfim neighborhood, Porto, Portugal;
[2012] FUTURO NÃO FUTURO, group exhibition at Palacete Pinto Leite, Porto, Portugal;
[2012] Fragmentos, group exhibition at Atelier Jaune, Clermont-Ferrand, France;
[2011] PS 22 A V1.0, group exhibition at Espaço Lófte, Porto, Portugal;
[2011] Print(ed) Matter(s), group exhibition at espaço Cozinha, FBAUP, Portugal;
[2010] BURACO, group exhibition at Lófte, Porto, Portugal.

[2019 – 2017] Queer Dreams interpretation app in collaboration with larose;
[2016 – 2018] Thesis Porous Bodies and Queer Dreams: Reclaiming Non-Rational Knowledge, DAI, Netherlands;
[2013 – 2014] Member of Sombra Cineclube, FBAUP, Portugal;
[2012 – 2014] Member of the group SINTOMA — Performance, Investigation and Experimentation, Portugal;
[2011] LNUURML Performance by Manoel Barbosa and performers dedicated to Ai Wei Wei, Lófte, Portugal;
[2009] Project Plast&Cine exhibited in Lamego, Portugal.

[2017] Never-Ending-Nerve-Ending-Now, Open! COOP Academy research theme (Against) Neuralgia: Care of the Brain in Times of Cognitive Capitalism at DAI, Netherlands.
[2013] FUTURO NÃO FUTURO, exhibition catalog, ed. FBAUP.