Biography
Curriculum Vitae
Born in Lisbon in 1976.
Lives and works in Lisbon.
Education
Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon.
MFA - Goldsmiths College, University of London, London.
PhD in Contemporary Art - Colégio das Artes da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra.
Solo Exhibitions
2017
Untitled (orchestral), Sala das Caldeiras, MAAT, Lisboa, Portugal. Curator: Benjamin Weil.

2016
Appleton Square, Lisboa, Portugal. Curator: Ana Cristina Cachola.

2015
Kunstpavillion, Munich, Germany.
HANGAR - Artistic Research Center, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Bruno Leitão.
João Onofre, Ciclo Coleção António Cachola, Chiado 8 - Espaço Fidelidade Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo.

2014
Tacet, Marlborough Contemporary, London, U.K.. (Cat.)

2013
3 Oeuvres de João Onofre, Chantiers d'Europe Lisbonne Paris, Théâtre de la Ville, Paris, France. Curator: José-Manuel Gonçalves.
Neuer Kunstverein Wien, Viena, Austria.
Teatro Thalia, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo.
Solar Galeria de Arte Cinemática, Vila do Conde, Portugal.

2012
National Museum of Contemporary Art - MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Helena Barranha.
Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal.

2011
Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France. Curator: Marc-Olivier Wahler.
Galeria Toni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain.
Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy.
Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, Spain. Curator: TRES.

2010
Lighten Up, CAV - Centro de Artes Visuais, Coimbra, Portugal. Curator: Marc-Olivier Wahler. (Cat.)

2007
Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal.
Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy.
Galeria Toni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain.

2006
I-20 Gallery, New York City, USA.

2005
Galeria Toni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain.
Roma Roma Roma Gallery, Roma, Italy.

2004
Magazine 4, Bregenz, Austria. Curator: Gerald Matt and Wolfang Fetz. (Cat.)
Making of, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal.

2003
La Caja Negra, CAAM - Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.
Nothing will go wrong, CGAC - Centro Galego Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Curator: Pedro Lapa. (Cat.)
Nothing will go wrong, MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Pedro Lapa. (Cat.)
Kunsthalle Wien, Project Space Karlsplatz, Wien, Austria.

2002
Projecto Slow Motion, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian / ESTGAD, Lisbon / Caldas da Rainha, Porugal. Curator: Miguel Wandschneider.
P.S. 1 - MoMA Contemporary Art Center, New York City, USA. Curator: Alanna Heiss.
Galeria Toni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain. (Cat.)
Ileana Tounta Gallery, Athens, Greece.
Programa Art Center, Mexico City, Mexico.
Herzliya Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Dalia Levin. (Cat.)

2001
I-20 Gallery, New York City, USA. (Cat.)
Group Exhibitions (Selection)
2018
A Guerra como Modo de Ver, MACE - Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, Elvas, Portugal. Curator: Ana Cristina Cachola.
OVNi Festival, Forum d’Urbanisme et d’Architecture, Nice, France.
1000 images: a word is worth a thousand pictures, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Alexandre Melo.
Zéro de Conduite: Obras da Coleção de Serralves, Museu de Serralves, Porto, Portugal. Curator: João Ribas, Ricardo Nicolau. (Cat.)
You've eaten Roses, now you'll drink the Moon!, Forum Arte Braga, Braga, Portugal. Curator: Nicolas de Oliveira, Nicola Oxley.
El Desig de Creure, Centre d'Art lo Pati, Tarragona, Spain. Curator: Cèlia del Diego. (Cat.)
Visceral Monuments, Hub Criativo do Beato, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: John Romão.
El Desig de Creure, Centre d'Art Maristany, Barcelona, Spain. Curator: Cèlia del Diego. (Cat.)
ESCALA 1:1, 21 Artistas Contemporáneos Portugueses / Una Reflexión sobre la Escala en la Arquitectura y la Obra de Arte, Tabacalera, Madrid, Spain. Curator: Verónica de Mello. (Cat.)
El paisaje reconfigurado, Centro Botín, Santander, Spain. Curator: Benjamin Weil. (Cat.)
DRIFT. Miradas cruzadas entre diseño y arte contemporáneo, MAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, La Coruña, Spain. Curator: David Barro.

2017
Curar e Reparar, Bienal de Arte Contemporânea de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo. (Cat.)
Tempo Líquido - Um diálogo de vídeos das coleções Maria & Armando Cabral e Cal Cego, Arquipélago - Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, Ribeira Grande, Azores, Portugal. Curator: Carolina Grau. (Cat.)
El Desig de Creure, Centre d'Art la Panera, Lléida, Spain. Curator: Célia del Diego. (Cat.)
El Desig de Creure, Sala Muncunill, La Terrassa, Spain. Curator: Cèlia del Diego. (Cat.)
Uma Coleção = Um Museu, 2007-2017, Obras da Coleção António Cachola, MACE - Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, Elvas, Portugal. Curator: João Silvério.
Them or Us! A project on scientific, social and political fiction, Galeria Muncipal do Porto, Jardins do Palácio de Cristal, Porto, Portugal. Curator: Paulo Mendes. (Cat.)

2016
BF16: Bienal de Fotografia de Vila Franca de Xira: Arquivo e observação, Câmara Municipal de Vila Franca de Xira, Vila Franca de Xira, Portugal. Curator: David Santos.
I See a Darkness, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy. Curator: Irene Calderoni.
El peso de un gesto, CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain. Curator: Julião Sarmento. (Cat.)
El peso de un gesto, CaixaForum, Madrid, Spain. Curator: Julião Sarmento. (Cat.)
Traces, International Video Collection of Isabelle and Jean-Conrad Lemaître, Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing, China. Curator: Guo Xiaoyan.
P. - Uma homenagem a Paulo Cunha e Silva, Galeria Municipal do Porto, Porto, Portugal. Curator: Miguel von Hafe Pérez. (Cat.)
Punk. Its Traces in Contemporary Art, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain. Curator: David G. Torres. (Cat.)
A forma do pensamento, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Miguel von Hafe Pérez.
Vanguardas e Neovanguardas na Arte Portuguesa. Séculos XX e XXI, MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Rui Afonso Santos.

2015
Par le Bleu, la "grande couleur", FRAC Corsica, Corsica, France.
Views on Mainz - 111 Artists in One Office, Kunsthalle Mainz, Mainz, Germany. Curator: Thomas D. Trummer.
Rituels, répétitions, contraintes, tentations, Musée régional d’art contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon, Sérignan, France. Curator: Joana Neves. (Cat.)
Of Other Places - A Series of film screenings, State of concept, Athens, Greece. Curator: Myrto Katsimicha.
Punk. Its Traces In Contemporary Art, CA2M-Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid, Spain. Curator: David G. Torres. (Cat.)
General Indisposicion. An essay about Fatigue, Fabra i Coats -Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain. Curator: Martí Peran. (Cat.)
Everywhere is the same sky: uma perspetiva de paisagem na Coleção Norlinda e José Lima, Centro de Cultura Contemporânea de Castelo Branco, Castelo Branco, Portugal. Curator: Raquel Guerra. (Cat.)
Pontos Colaterais - Coleção de Arte Contemporânea Arquipélago, uma seleção, Arquipélago - Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, Ribeira Grande, Azores, Portugal. Curator: João Silvério. (Cat.)
PICTURES and CREAM, The confidential report of the life and opinions of Tristram Shandy & friends, Volume 1, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Paulo Mendes.
Um Horizonte de proximidades: Uma topologia a partir da colecção António Cachola, Arquipélago - Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, Ribeira Grande, Azores, Portugal. Curator: Sérgio Mah. (Cat.)
Ruth's room, Casa das artes, Tavira, Portugal. Curator: Ilídio Salteiro.
Punk. Its Traces In Contemporary Art, Artrium, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. Curator: David G. Torres. (Cat.)
Afinidades Electivas. Julião Sarmento coleccionador, Museu da Cidade - Fundação Edp, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo. (Cat.)
After Bretton, De Netherlandsche bank, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Curator: Cristina Lucas.
El desig de creure, MAC - Mataró Art Contemporani, Mataró, Spain. Curator: Cèlia del Diego. (Cat.)

2014
Sculpture in The City 2014, Gherkin Plaza, The City of London, England. Curator: Stella Ioannou.
One steap ahead moving backwards, KM Temporaer at Leap, Berlin, Germany. Curator: Elisa R. Linn, Lennart Wolff.
Tão alto quanto os olhos alcançam, Fundação Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo. (Cat.)
Resonance(s), Maison Particulière Art Center, Brussels, Belgium. Curator: Josep Maria Civit, Gauthier Hubert, Claire Giraud-Labalte.
Video: Action, Language, A Window in Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
The Embodied Vision, Performance for the Camera, MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Ana Rito, Jacinto Lageira.
On Drawing II, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Bruno Marchand.
Works from the António Cachola Collection, MACE - Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, Elvas, Portugal. Curator: Isabel Pinto, Patrícia Machado.
Marulhar-Artistas Portugueses Contemporâneos, Oi Futuro Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Curator: Delfim Sardo. (Cat.)
Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art, Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University, Michigan, U.S.A. Curator: Nora Burnett Abrams, Andrea Andersson.

2013
Workplace, Mead Gallery - Warwick Arts Center, Coventry, England. Curator: Fiona Venables. (Cat.)
Benzine. Le Energie Della Tua Mente, Palazzo Re Enzo, La Triennale di Milano, Bologna and Milan, Italy. Curator: Cristiana Perrella. (Cat.)
Itinerarios 2011-12, Fundación Botín, Santander, Spain. (Cat.)
DEEP FEELINGS. From antiquity to now, Krems Kunsthalle, Krems, Austria. Curator: Sylvia Ferino-Pagden, Brigitte Borchhardt-Birbaumer, Irene Calderoni and Hans-Peter Wipplinger.
The Age of Divinity, Plataforma Revólver, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Hugo Barata. (Cat.)
Workplace: Six films about life in the modern workplace, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston, England. Curator: Fiona Venables. (Cat.)
Sincronia: Artistas portugueses na coleção de António Cachola, MEIAC, Badajoz, Spain. Curator: António Franco.
Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada. Curator: Nora Burnett Abrams and Andrea Andersson. (Cat.)
Sob o Signo de Amadeo - Um Século de Arte, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Isabel Carlos, Ana Vasconcelos, Leonor Nazaré, Patrícia Rosas and Rita Fabiana.
More than I dare to think about - Works with paper, Marlborough Contemporary, London, England. Curator: Andrew Renton.
Habitar(s), Galeria da Biblioteca Almeida Garrett, Porto, Portugal. Curator: Suzanne Cotter, João Silvério and Isabel Sousa Braga. (Cat.)

2012
Watch that Sound, Netwerk / centrum voor hedendaagse kunst, Aalst, Belgium. Curator: Hans Bocxstael.
Radar, Loughborough Univeristy Arts, Leicestershire, U. K..
2012 Odisseia Kubrick, Solar, Vila do Conde, Portugal.
Moral Holiday, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, U.K.. Curator: Alistair Robinson.
Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art, Denver Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, U.S.A. Curator: Nora Burnett Abrams and Andrea Andersson.
This is not an art show, either, Centre de Arte Contemporáneo de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain. Curator: David G. Torres.
Wide open school, Hayward Gallery, London, U.K.. Curator: Ralph Rugoff. (Cat.)
Theatre of Life, Center of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu-CoCA, Turon, Poland. Curator: Dobrila Denegri. (Cat.)
L'evento Immobile 2012, Casa Masaccio Centro per L’Arte Contemporanea, San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy. Curator: Cristiana Collu, Saretto Cincinelli and Alessandro Sarri.
Acció!, Galeria Toni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain.
O Assalto ao Castelo, Paço dos Duques, Guimarães-Capital Europeia da Cultura, Portugal. Curator: Paulo Cunha e Silva. (Cat.)
A man is walking down the street. At a certain moment, he tries to recall something, but the recollection escapes him. Automatically, he slows down, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Luiza Teixeira de Freitas and Thom O'Nions.

2011
Videosphere: A New Generation, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York, USA. Curator: Holly E. Hughes.
Observers, CCB – Centro Cultural Belém, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Jean-François Chougnet, Ana Rito and Hugo Barata.
No place like - 4 houses 4 films, Colégio das Artes, Coimbra, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo. (Cat.)
No place like - 4 houses 4 films, Espaço BES, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo.
No place like - 4 houses 4 films, Palácio das Artes, Porto, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo.
The Half-Shut Door: Artist's Soundtracks, SE8, London, U.K.. Curator: Nicola Oxley and Nicolas de Oliveira. (Cat.)
The Last First Decade, Ellipse Foundation, Estoril, Portugal. Curator: Alexandre Melo and Ivo André Braz.
Stereo, Centro de Memória, Vila do Conde, Portugal.
All to wall, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: João Silvério.
Festival SOS 4.8, City Center, Murcia, Spain. Curator: David Barro.
Labirintos - Obras da Colecção do CAM, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Leonor Nazaré. (Cat.)
Super 8, Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica, U.S.A.. Curator: Julião Sarmento.
Là où se fait notre histoire, FRAC Corsica, Corse, France. Curator: Anne Alessandri. (Cat.)

2010
Portuguese Representation at the 12th International Architecture Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Università Ca’ Foscari, Venezia, Italy. Curator: Delfim Sardo. (Cat.)
Plus Ultra. Opere dalla collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, MACRO, Rome, Italy. Curator: Francesco Bonami. (Cat.)
Freeze, Nils Staerk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark. Curator: Caroline Bøge.
Box sized DIE featuring Vidres a la Sang, Plaça dels Àngels, Barcelona, Spain.
A ROLL OF THE DICE, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: David Barro.
Estancias, Residencias, Presencias. Una construcción particular, TEA Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.
Muito obrigado - Artistas Portugueses en la Coleción de la Fundación Coca-Cola, DA2-Domus Artrium, Salamanca, Spain.
Video XXI. Colección Lemaître, Centro Fundación Telefónica - Museo de Arte de Lima, Lima, Peru.
Arrivals and Departures, Mole Vanvitelliana, Ancona, Italy.
Um percurso, dois sentidos. Colecção do MNAC - MC, da actualidade a 1850, MNAC-MC, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Helena Barranha.
Jogos de Espelhos - Coleção António Cachola, MACE - Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, Elvas, Portugal. Curator: João Pinharanda.
Filme e vídeo na Colecção do CAM, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Leonor Nazaré.
A culpa não é minha. Colecção António Cachola, CCB - Berardo Museum, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Jean-François Chougnet.
Da Outra Margem do Atlântico, Hélio Oiticica Art Centre, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Curator: Paulo Reis.

2009
Look at me - Faces and Gazes in Art 1969-2009, Museo Cantonale d’Arte, Lugano, Switzerland. Curator: Bettina Della Casa. (Cat.)
Desiring Necessities, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, England. Curator: Ilaria Giani. (Cat.)
La Mesure du Désordre, Le Parvis Centre d'Art Contemporain, Ibos, France. Curator: Sébastien Faucon. (Cat.)
Homenagem e Esquecimento: de Almada Negreiros a Alexandre Estrela - Obras da Colecção do CAM da Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Fundação Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal. Curator: Leonor Nazaré. (Cat.)
Actors & Extras, ARGOS vzw Centre for Art and Media, Brussels, Belgium. Curator: Paul Willemsen and Thomas Trummer. (Cat.)
Evento 2009 - Collective Intimacy, Various public locations, Bordeaux, France. Curator: Didier Fiuza Faustino. (Cat.)
Not for sale, Galeria Toni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain.
Exposição *04, Espaço BES Arte & Finança, Lisbon, Portugal.
Presque Rien III, Laure Genillard Gallery, London, England.

2008
Baghdad / Space Cog / Analyst, Frith Street Gallery, London, U.K.. Curator: Andrew Renton.
Trust in me, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, Canada. Curator: Cate Rimmer.
Collection Videos & Films Isabelle and Jean-Conrad Lemaitre, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany. (Cat.)
Todas as Histórias, Serralves Museum, Porto, Portugal.
Listen Darling... The World is Yours, Ellipse Foundation, Estoril, Portugal. Curator: Lisa Phillips. (Cat.)
Parangolé - Fragmentos desde os 90: Brasil, Portugal, Espanha, Museu Patio Herreriano de Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain. Curator: David Barro and Paulo Reis. (Cat.)
REVOLUTIONS: Selected works from the collection of Isabelle and Jean-Conrad Lemaître, University Art Gallery at University of California, San Diego, USA. Curator: Stephen Hepworth.
Art Unlimited, ART Basel 38, Basel, Switzerland. Curator: Simon Lamunière. (Cat.)
Mondo e Terra. La collezione del FRAC Corsica, MAN_Museo d'Arte Provincia de Nuoro, Sardegne, Italy. Curator: Anne Alessandri.
Mão dupla. Movimento|Identidade, Sesc Pinheiros, São Paulo, Brazil. Curator: Sarah Zücher.

2007
...what will be told of today tomorrow / Köln Show 2. European Kunsthalle, Spruth Magers Gallery, Cologne, Germany. Curator: Nicolaus Schafhausen and Florian Waldvogel.
The Exposed Animal, Kiss Museum, Untergröningen, Germany. Curator: Otto Rothfuss and Margarete Rebmann. (Cat.)
Escucha con tus ojos, Fundación La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain. Curator: Nimfa Bisbe.
Repetiton: VideoZone4 – The International Video Art Biennial, CCA - Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Boaz Arad.
Où? Scènes du Sud: Espagne, Italie, Portugal, Carré d'Art - Musée d'Art Contemporain de Nîmes, Nîmes, France. Curator: Françoise Cohen. (Cat.)
ATTITUDE!, Iconoscope, Montpellier, France. Curator: David G. Torres.
Blind Date – Le conseguenze di Basilea, Magazzino d'Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy. Curator: Mariuccia Casadio.
Harlem Postcards, Studio Museum Harlem, New York, U.S.A.. Curator: Christine Y. Kim.
Vive la mort: Marc & Josée Gensollen, Fundació Suñol, Barcelona, Spain.
Video: An Art, a History, 1965-2005. New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, ACMI - Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne, Australia. Curator: Christine Van Assche. (Cat.)
Video: An Art, a History, 1965-2005. New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, MCA - Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, Australia. Curator: Christine Van Assche. (Cat.)
EXISTENCIAS, Musac, Léon, Spain. Curator: Augustín Pérez Rubio. (Cat.)
Bird Watching, Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands.
Residents 2003-2007, Espace EDF Electra, Paris, France. Curator: Nathalie Viot. (Cat.)
50 Anos de Arte Portuguesa, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Raquel Henriques da Silva, Ana Ruivo and Ana Filipa Candeias. (Cat.)
La Vida Privada. Collección Josep Mª Civit. Representaciones de la tragedia y la banalidad contemporánea, CDAN, Huesca, Spain. Curator: Menene Gras Balaguer.
PORTUGAL AGORA - À propos des lieux d'origine, Mudam Luxembourg - Musée d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg, Luxembourg. Curator: Clément Minighetti, Marie-Claude Beaud and Björn Dahlström. (Cat.)
Come come come into my world, Ellipse Foundation, Estoril, Portugal. Curator: Andrew Renton. (Cat.)

2006
The Youth of Today, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany. Curator: Matthias Ulrich. (Cat.)
Mise en échec, CIRCA, Montréal, Canada. Curator: Natasha Herbert.
Work in Progress, Dumbo Art Center, New York, U.S.A.. Curator: Jessica Hough.
Une vision du monde: selected works from the video art collection of Isabelle and Jean-Conrad Lemaître, La Maison Rouge Fondation Antoine de Galbert, Paris, France. Curator: Christine Van Assch.
Video: An Art, a History 1965-2005 New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Taipei Fine Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan. Curator: Christine Van Assche. (Cat.)
Retratos e Figuras na Paisagem da Colecção do Museu do Chiado, MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon, Portugal.
Território Oeste, Arte Portugués Contemporáneo, MACUF - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Union Fenosa, A Coruña, Spain. Curator: David Barro. (Cat.)
Open House, Ellipse Foundation Art Centre, Estoril, Portugal. (Cat.)
Stopover, Fri-Art Centre d'Art Contemporain, Fribourg, Switzerland. Curator: Sarah Zücher. (Cat.)
Neo-con. Contemporary Returns to Conceptual Art, British School at Rome, Rome, Italy. Curator: Cristiana Perella. (Cat.)
Neo-con. Contemporary Returns to Conceptual Art, Apex Art, New York, U.S.A.. Curator: Cristiana Perrella. (Cat.)
... Dirty Words, Galeria Pedro Cera, Lisbon, Portugal.

2005
Tiempos de Video 1965-2005: The New Media Collection of the Centre Pompidou, CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain. Curator: Christine Van Assche. (Cat.)
Portugal Novo - Artists de hoje e amanhã, Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil. Curator: Alexandre Melo. (Cat.)
Héros à jamais, CentrePasquArt - Center for Contemporary Art of Biel, Biel, Switzerland. Curator: Dolores Denaro. (Cat.)
Del Zero al 2005, Fundacion Botín, Santander, Spain. (Cat.)
On leaving and arriving, G39 Center, Cardiff, Wales. (Cat.)
Desvelar lo Invisible, Sala Alcalá 31, Madrid, Spain. Curator: Victoria Combalía and Juan Carlos Rego. (Cat.)
Em Fractura, Hangar K7 Fundição de Oeiras, Oeiras, Portugal. Curator: Paulo Mendes. (Cat.)
Lágrimas, Mosteiro de Alcobaça, Alcobaça, Portugal. Curator: Paulo Reis. (Cat.)
Camara Fissa, Franco Noero Gallery, Turin, Italy.
Portugal, Outras Alternativas, Laboratorio Arte Alameda, Mexico City, Mexico. Curator: João Pinharanda. (Cat.)
Magic, Vamiali's Gallery, Athens, Greece. Curator: Andrea Gilbert. (Cat.)

2004
Arte Portugués y Español de los anos 90, CAAM - Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. Curator: Ninfa Bisbe and João Fernandes. (Cat.)
Animals, Haunch of Venison Gallery, London, England. Curator: Christiane Schneider. (Cat.)
Dirty Boulevard, Fort du Bruissin, Centre d’Art Contemporaine, Lyon, France.
Animaux. Von Tieren und Menschen, Seedamm Kulturzentrum, Seedamm, Switzerland. (Cat.)
Draw by Reality - Encapsulated in life (Pittsburgh International Festival of Firsts), SPACE, Pittsburgh, U.S.A.. Curator: Jan Schuijren. (Cat.)
Drawn by Reality - Encapsulated in life (Pittsburgh International Festival of Firsts), Wood Street Galleries, Pittsburgh, U.S.A.. Curator: Jan Schuijren. (Cat.)
Situation Comedy: Humor in recent art, Independent Curators International, New York, U.S.A.. Curator: Dominic Molon and Michael Rooks. (Cat.)
Ne me touche pas, Villa Vauban, Musée d'Art de la Ville de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg. Curator: Stéphane Roussel. (Cat.)
DE LEUR TEMPS - Collections privées françaises, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Tourcoing, Tourcoing, France. (Cat.)

2003
Outras alternativas: novas experiencias visuais en Portugal, MARCO, Vigo, Spain. Curator: David Barro. (Cat.)
Plunder - Culture as Material, DCA - Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, Scotland. Curator: Katrina Brown.
Gesellschaftsbilder / Images of Society, Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun, Switzerland. Curator: Madeleine Schuppli. (Cat.)
Just Stand There!, MIT List Visual Art Center, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.. Curator: Bill Arnig.
Anemic cinema, Sketch Gallery, London, England. Curator: Alexandre Polazzon.
Art Unlimited, Art Basel 33, Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland. Curator: Simon Lamunière. (Cat.)
Paris is burning, Entwistle Gallery, London, England. Curator: Darren Flook.
Intervallo N.1, Vistamare Art Center, Pescara, Italy. Curator: Alessandro Rabottini.
Agrupémonos todos. Gregarismo, lecer e outros motivos de xuntanza, ARTIUM, Victoria-Gasteiz, Spain. Curator: Javier Gonzalez de Durana and Daniel Eguskiza.
Agrupémonos todos. Gregarismo, lecer e outros motivos de xuntanza, MARCO, Vigo, Spain. Curator: Javier Gonzalez de Durana and Daniel Eguskiza.
Strange Days, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, U.S.A.. Curator: Staci Boris and Dominic Molon.

2002
Cine y casi cine 2002, Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain. Curator: Berta Sichel. (Cat.)
Fair Play: de nouvelles règles du jeu, Fondation d'Art Contemporain Daniel & Florence Guerlain, Les Mesnuls, France. Curator: Jean-Marc Prévost. (Cat.)
Human Interest, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, U.S.A.. Curator: Susan Rosenberg.
Technology + Human Response, Sun Valley Centre for the Arts, Idaho, U.S.A.. Curator: Jennifer Gateli.
Video Art Programme (13th Biennale of Sydney), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. Curator: Emil Gogh.
Art Statements, Art Basel 32, Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland. (Cat.)
VideoZone - 1st International Video Art Biennial, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Sergio Edelsztein. (Cat.)

2001
Espelho Negativo, Teatro do Campo Alegre, Porto, Portugal. Curator: Pedro Lapa. (Cat.)
Wattage and Friedship, Müllerdechiara Gallery, Berlin, Germany. Curator: David Hunt. (Cat.)
Situation 0: Recent Portuguese Art, YBCA - Yerba Buena Centre for the Arts, San Francisco, U.S.A.. Curator: René de Guzman.
Antartica, Entwistle Gallery, London, England. Curator: Darren Flook.
49th International Exhibition of Art - Plateau of Humankind, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy. Curator: Harald Szeemann. (Cat.)
Bierstein, Cesár, Onofre, Sarmento, Sendas, Toscano, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal.
Milan Europe 2000: the end of the century, the seeds of the future, Triennale di Milano, Palazzo della Triennale, Milan, Italy. Curator: Alexandre Melo. (Cat.)
XIV International Sports in Art Biennial: BIDA 2001, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain. Curator: Marta Mouriaty. (Cat.)
União Latina Prize, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. (Cat.)
My Generation, Atlantis Gallery, London, England.
New Releases, Gallery 4A - Asia - Australia Arts Center, Sidney, Australia. Curator: Emil Gogh. (Cat.)
Opponents, Paraplufabriek, Nijmegen, Holland. Curator: Siebren de Haan.
Disseminações, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: Pedro Lapa. (Cat.)

2000
Full Serve, 547 West 27th Street, New York, U.S.A.. Curator: Kenny Schachter.
Performing Bodies, Tate Modern, London, England. Curator: Helena Baker, Iwona Blazwick, Sophie McKinlay and Adrian George. (Cat.)
The Mnemosyne Project, CAPC, Coimbra, Portugal. Curator: Delfim Sardo. (Cat.)
Plano XXI - Portuguese Contemporary Art, Intermedia Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland. Curator: Paulo Mendes. (Cat.)
XXVI Bienal de Pontevedra, Palacio de la cultura y Facultad Ciencias Sociales, Pontevedra, Spain. Curator: Miguel von Haffe Pérez and Maria Corral. (Cat.)
Arritmia - as Inibições e os Prolongamentos do Humano, Mercado Ferreira Borges, Porto, Portugal. Curator: João Sousa Cardoso. (Cat.)
I Hate New York, Rove - Shoreditch High St., London, England. Curator: Kenny Schachter.
Sweet & Low, Rove - Lispenard St., New York, U.S.A.. Curator: Kenny Schachter.

1999
1ª Bienal de Arte Contemporânea da Maia: Identificação de uma Cidade, Bienal de Arte Contemporânea da Maia, Maia, Portugal. Curator: António Cerveira Pinto.
Coleção António Cachola, MEIAC - Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo, Badajoz, Spain. Curator: João Pinharanda. (Cat.)
Chainstore, Trinity Buoy Wharf, London, England. Curator: Naomi Fox and Saki Satom.
7 Artistas ao 10º Mês, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. Curator: João Pinharanda. (Cat.)

1998
III Bienal de Arte AIP'98, Associação Industrial Portuense, Porto, Portugal. Curator: Carlos Vidal. (Cat.)
Acasos & Materiais, CAPC, Coimbra, Portugal. Curator: Paulo Mendes.
Monographies
AA.VV. - X+I Appleton Square. Lisbon: Appleton Square. 2018.
Pinto de Almeida, Bernardo - Arte portuguesa no século XX. Uma história crítica. Matosinhos: Coral Books. 2017.
Milheiro, Francisco - Vox: O sonho do campista ou a valsa dos cegos. Os descobrimentos e as origens da convergência global. Porto: Pelouro da Cultura; Associação para a Divulgação da Cultura de Língua Portuguesa. 2015.
Bright! Typhography between illustration and art. Cologne: Daab. 2012.
Sardo, Delfim - Obras primas da arte portuguesa século XX. Lisbon: Athena. 2011.
Lavigne, Emma [et al.] - 100 Video Artists. Madrid: Exit Books. 2010.
Faustino, Didier-Fiuza - Evento 2009 - Intime collectif. Paris: Monografik Éditions. 2010.
Vidal, Carlos - João Onofre: The Schizo-images and their representational consequences. João Onofre: Lighten up. Coimbra: CAV - Centro de Artes Visuais. 2010.
Wahler, Marc-Olivier - Free-fall (Art in a state of weightlessness). João Onofre: Lighten up. Coimbra: CAV - Centro de Artes Visuais. 2010.
AA.VV. - Videoarte e filme de arte & ensaio em Portugal. Lisboa: Número - Arte e cultura. 2008.
Melo, Alexandre [et al.] - Arte e artistas em Portugal. Lisboa: Instituto Camões. 2007.
Edelsztein, Sergio - Ice Cream: 10 curators, 100 contemporary artists, 10 source artists. London: Phaidon. 2007.
Von Haffe Pérez, M. (org) - Anamnese, o livro vol. 2. Porto: Fundação Ilídio Pinho. 2006.
Von Haffe Pérez, M. (org) - Anamnese, o livro vol. 1. Porto: Fundação Elídio Pinho. 2006.
Melo, Alexandre; Ribeiro, José Augusto - Portugal novo: artistas de hoje e amanhã. São Paulo: Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo; Instituto das Artes - Ministério da Cultura. 2005.
AA.VV. - MUSAC. Colección vol. 1. Léon: MUSAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y Léon. 2005.
Brea, José Luis - El tercer umbral: estatuto de las prácticas artísticas en la era del capitalismo cultural. Murcia: Cendeac. 2004.
Charlesworth, JJ -Expressive Malfunctions. Matt, Gerald - An interview with João Onofre. João Onofre. Bregenz: Magazin 4 Voralberger Kunstverein. 2004.
Vidal, Carlos - João Onofre: That which never happens. Porto: Mimesis. 2003.
Schwendener, Martha - Experimental Machines. Barcelona: Galeria Toni Tàpies. 2003.
Lapa, Pedro - Propositions, gimnastics and video. Nothing will go wrong. Lisbon: Museu do Chiado – Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea; IPM. 2003.
Obrist, Hans-Ulrich - Cell phones, cigarretes and performances (ceci n’est pas un trilogie). Nothing will go wrong. Lisbon: Museu do Chiado – Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea; IPM. 2003.
Vidal, Carlos - Imagens sem disciplina. Lisbon: Vendaval. 2002.
Lapa, Pedro - And yet... so Different. New York: I-20 Gallery. 2001.
Group catalogues (selection)
Willemsen, Paul; Didi-Huberman, Georges (et al.) - Actors & Extras. Argos Editions. 2009.
Desiring Necessities. John Hansard Gallery, U.K.. 2009.
Les cahiers de la création contemporaine, #2. CNAP, France.
Vidal, Carlos - Carré d'Art - Nîmes, Musée d'Art Contemporain de Nîmes. Où? Scénes du Sud: Espagne, Italie, Portugal, Nîmes.
Collection Nouveaux medias-, la collection du Centre Pompidou-Musée national d'art moderne. Paris: Editions du Centre Pompidou.
Nazaré, Leonor [et. al] - Centro de Arte Moderna José Azeredo Perdigão: roteiro da colecção. Lisbon: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian. 2004.
AA.VV. - Drawn by reality - Encapsulated in life. Pittsburgh: Wood Street Galleries Space. 2004.
Tavares, Emília - 1980-2004. Anos de actualização artística das colecções do Chiado. Castelo Branco: Museu Francisco Tavares Proença. 2004.
Molon, Dominic; Rooks, Michael - Situation Comedy. Humor in recent art. New York: Independent Curators International. 2004.
Schneider, Christiane - Animals. London: Haunch of Venison Gallery. 2004.
Burmester, Maria - Sem limites: fotografia, vídeo e cinema na Colecção da Fundação de Serralves. Coimbra: Centro de Artes Visuais. 2003.
Barro, David - Outras alternativas - Novas experiencias visuais en Portugal. Vigo: MARCO. 2003.
Schuppli, Madeleine [et. al] - Gesellschaftsbilder / Images of Society. Thun: Kunstmuseum Thun. 2003.
Cattelan, Maurizio [et. al] - Charley 01. Dijón: Les Presses du Réel. 2002.
Prévost, Jean-Marc - Fair Play: De nouvelles règles du jeu. Les Mesnuls: Fondation d'Art Contemporain Daniel & Florence Guerlain. 2002.
Lapa, Pedro - Contemporary Art from Portugal. Frankfurt: European Central Bank. 2002.
Caldas, Manuel Castro [et. al] - Zoom 1986-2002: Colecção de Arte Contemporânea Portuguesa da Fundação Luso-Americana para o Desenvolvimento: uma selecção. Porto; Lisboa: Fundação de Serralves; Fundação Luso Americana para o Desenvolvimento. 2002.
AA.VV. - Video Zone: The 1st International Video-Art Biennal in Israel. Tel Aviv: Center Contermporary Art Tel Aviv. 2002.
Levin, Dalia - João Onofre. Video Art Papers. Telaviv: Herzlyia Musem of Art. 2002.
Lorca, Pablo - Cine y casi cine. Madrid: Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. 2002.
AA.VV. - Wattage and friendship. Berlin: Müllerdechiara. 2001.
AA.VV. - New portuguese culture festival 2001. Lisbon: Gabinete das Relações Internacionais. 2001.
AA.VV. - BIDA 2001 - Bienal Internacional del Deporte en el Arte. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Deportes. 2001.
AA.VV. - Arte Portugués contemporáneo / Argumentos de futuro. Colecção MEIAC. Badajoz: Caja San Fernando; MEIAC. 2001.
Faria, Nuno - A Fundação Luso-Americana e a arte contemporânea. Lisbon: Fundação Luso-Americana para o Desenvolvimento. 2001.
Lapa, Pedro - Espelho Negativo. Porto: Teatro Campo Alegre. 2001.
Lapa, Pedro - Disseminações. Lisbon: Culturgest. 2001.
Lapa, Pedro - João Onofre: La Biennale di Venezia. 49th International Exhibition of Art - Plateau of Humankind. Venice: Electa. 2001.
Lapa, Pedro - Novas aquisições e doações 2000-2001. Lisbon: Instituto Português de Museus. 2001.
Melo, Alexandre - Milan Europe 2000 - The end of the century. The seeds of the future. Milan: Electa.
Szeemann, Harald - La Biennale di Venezia. 49th International Exhibition of Art - Plateau of Humankind. Venice: Electa. 2001.
Corral, María de [et. al] - XXVI Bienal de Pontevedra: el espacio como proyecto, el espacio como realidad. Pontevedra: Diputación de Pontevedra. 2000.
Fernández-Cid, Miguel [et. al] - La revista del CGAC 5. Santiago de Compostela: Centro Galego de Arte Contemporáneo. 2000.
Jürgens, Sandra Vieira - Plano XXI - Portuguese Contemporary Art. Glasgow: Exhibition Journal. 2000.
Neves, Joana - Projecto Mnemosyne. Coimbra: Encontros de Fotografia de Coimbra. 2000.
Sousa Cardoso, João - Arritmia - As inibições e os prolongamentos do Humano. Porto: Universidade do Porto. 2000.
Pinharanda, João Lima - Colecção António Cachola: Arte Portuguesa 80-90. Badajoz: Junta de Extremadura, Consejeria de Cultura. 1999.
Pinharanda, João Lima; Molder, Jorge - 7 Artistas ao 10º Mês. Lisbon: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian. 1999.
Vidal, Carlos - Corpo Representação. III Bienal de Arte AIP'98. Porto: Associação Industrial Portuense.
Press articles (selection)
Roberta Bosco - El mundo real invade el del videoarte. El País. June, 2015.
Stuart Jeffries - Has art boxed itself into a corner?. The Guardian. February, 2015.
Death metal band in a Black Box equals performance art. Euronews. July, 2014.
José Marmeleira - O poema negro de João Onofre. Público. December, 2012.
Bea Espejo - João Onofre "El arte contemporáneo no es cómplice la banalización de la cultura". El Cultural. January, 2011.
O'Reilly, Sally - Desiring Necessities. Art Monthly #327. June, 2009.
Verhagen, Marcus - Baghdad / Space Cog / Analyst. Art Monthly #319. September, 2008.
Tolosano, Elisabetta - João Onofre – Franco Noero. Flash Art. October/November 2007.
Stolz, George - João Onofre. Art News. October 2007.
Amado, Miguel - João Onofre - Galeria Franco Noero. artforum online critic's picks. 10/22/07.
Manen, Martí - Playing Myself. A-Desk. 04/02/07.
Puig, Arnau - Aquello que no se es. ABC. ABCD. 03/24/07.
Oliver, Conxita - Situacions ambigües. Avui. Art. 03/22/07.
Molina, Ángela - Ciencia-ficción. El País. Babelia. 03/17/07.
Palau, Maria - Creació artística intel•ligent. El Punt. 03/13/07.
Bufill, Juan - João Onofre expone sus retratos de sepultureros sonrientes en la Ton Tàpies. La Vanguàrdia. 04/14/07.
Vidal Oliveras, Jaume - Vanitas contemporáneas. El Mundo. El Cultural. 03/08/07.
Miró, Neus - João Onofre. Exit Express #26. Mar 2007.
Miró, Neus - R.I.P.. Benzina #03. Mar 2007.
V.O., J. - João Onofre. Arte y Parte #67. Feb-Mar 2007.
Gerogianni, Irene - Magic, Athens: Vamiali's Gallery. Contemporary: Issue 78, Reviews. May 2006.
João Onofre at I-20. Time Out New York. Art, Listings, Recommended. October 5-11, 2006.
Molon, Dominic - João Onofre. Contemporary #71 on video.
Melo, Alexandre - Other Alternatives. ArtForum #9. May.
Ruivo, Ana - Vertigo. Expresso - Cartaz #1650. June.
Crespo, Nuno - O Fabrico das Imagens. Público #5231. June.
Jones, Jonathan - Art, "Can a vulture be culture?". The Guardian. June 30.
The Five Best Exhibitions. The Independent. July 2.
Sumpter, Helen - Art: Animals, "Beastly Behaviour". The Big Issue. July 12-18.
Barker, Godfrey - Art & Antiques. The Field. August.
Kent, Sarah - Animal Experiments. Time Out London. August 25 - September 1.
Aliaga, Juan Vicente - João Onofre: Nothing will go wrong - CHAC. Artforum. February.
Porfírio, José Luís - Nada correrá mal. Actual Expresso #1591. April.
Allegri, Alessia; Campos Costa, Pedro - D'ars #176.
Vidal, Carlos - João Onofre. Lápiz. May.
Melo, Alexandre - Portugal XX1, a primeira decada. Actual Expresso #1067.
Lutz, Kathrin - João Onofre. Kunstforum Summer.
Faria, Óscar - Um trabalho sobre a resistência. Público. June 26.
Coorner, Jill - João Onofre. Art Papers vol. 26. Mar. - Apr. / Apr..
Barenblit, Ferran - Imagen y Realidad - Fotografia, video y otros procesos de la imagen. El correo de Arco. February.
Jurgens, Sandra Viera - Do outro lado do ecrã. Ar.qa. Mar. - Apr..
Rubio, Augustín Perez - Next please. Arco Notícias #20. April.
Vidal, Carlos - À margem dos pássaros está a realidade (diálogo com João Onofre). Arte Ibérica. May.
Vidal, Carlos - Tecnicismo, video, politica y corporalidad. Lápiz. June.
Vetrocq, Marcia E. - Biennale babylon. Art in America. September.
Soutif, Daniel - Pick to click. Artforum. September.
Storr, Robert - Harry's Last Call. Artforum. September.
Schwendener, Matha - João Onofre. Artforum. December.
Jurgens, Sandra Viera - Plano XXI - Portuguese Contemporary Art Exhibition Journal.
Coomer, Martin - I hate New York. Time Out. June 15.
Awards
Recipient of a Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation grant, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. (2015)
Recipient of a Marcelino Botìn Foundation grant, Fundación Marcelino Botìn, Santander, Spain. (2011-12)
Recipient of a Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation grant, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. (2011)
Recipient of a Luso American Foundation for Development grant, Luso American Foundation for Development, Lisbon, Portugal. (2007)
Artist in residence of the International Centre Convent de Recollets, Mairie de Paris, Paris, France. (2003)
Recipient of the União Latina Contemporary Art Award, União Latina, Lisbon, Portugal. (2001)
Recipient of a Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation grant, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. (2000)
Recipient of a Instituto de Arte Contemporânea grant, Instituto de Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, Portugal. (2000)
Collections
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri, E.U.A..
MAAT - Museu de Arte, Arquitectura e Tecnologia, Lisbon, Portugal.
Madeira Corporate Services - MCS, Funchal, Portugal.
Fundação Leal Rios, Lisbon, Portugal.
Colecção PLMJ, Lisbon, Portugal.
Centro de Arte Botín, Santander, Spain.
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago.
Centre Georges Pompidou-MNAM/CCI, Paris.
Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo.
Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Ministère de Culture, Paris.
Musac, León.
La Caixa, Barcelona.
MACS – Museu de Serralves, Porto.
Fundação Luso-Americana, Lisbon.
Eileen & Peter Norton Collection, Los Angeles.
Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, CAM, Lisbon.
Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporânea, Badajoz.
MACE - Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, Elvas.
GAM - Galeria D'Arte moderna e contenporanea, Turin.
Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon.
Ministério da Cultura Português, Lisbon.
Fonds Régional d’art Contemporain Corse, Corse.
Ellipse Foundation, Estoril.
The Weltkunst Foundation, Zurich.
Fundación/Colección Jumex, Mexico D.F..
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin.
Private collections in:
Marseille, New York, Minneapolis, Cascais, London, Lisbon, San Sebastian, Badajoz, Palma de Maiorca, Athens, Barcelona, São Paulo, Washington, D.C., Madrid, Estoril, Elvas, Santander, Sevilla, Berlin, Turin, Rome, Minnesota, Miami, Milan, Basel.
Gallery Representations
Marlborough Contemporary, London, England
Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal