Paula Helena Sousa Neves
Paula Neves Visual Artist. Born in Caracas, Venezuela. Master in Multimedia Art at Faculty of Belas Artes, University of Porto. Graduated in Visual Arts - Sculpture at Faculty of Belas Artes, University of Porto. Bachelor's degree in Curso Superior de Desenho in Esap - Escola Artística do Porto. Currently is a Ph.D. student of Visual Arts at Ph.D Artes Plásticas at Faculty of Belas Artes, University of Porto. Explores developments, research and practice of Contemporary Drawing. Assumed as experimental field of contamination with contemporary thought.Encompassing various matters crossing opening possibilities emerging from the artistic practice and the research itself. Looking for this to be sustained in a field of knowledge, which assumes the drawing in a contemporary context, reflective and experimental. Participated in various projects and exhibitions, to mention a few: 2011 Entering the Conversation, in An Exchange With Sol Lewitt curator Regina Basha. Cabinet Books and MASS MoCA; 2010 Human Cities Festival - Places To Be, Brussels; 2010 MURO. Arte en Tránsito PROBETA del Festival International “Arte en Papel” Espanha; 2010 Colour-Go-Round Galeria Gabinete, Penafiel. 2008 Dispersão Fórum Cultural de Cerveira (exhibition catalog p. 22.); 2007 Performance/Acção Projecto Fur.ni.tu.re / La La La Ressonance, Serralves em Festa, Museu de Serralves, Porto. Jovens Criadores 2005 (exhibition catalog pages 44-45.); 2004 MNS ideias no lugar Museum Nogueira da Silva, Braga, among other. Lives and works in Porto.