rEVOLUTION by Beatriz Albuquerque

rEVOLUTION by Beatriz Albuquerque

The Arte Institute suggests ‘rEVOLUTION’, a performance by Beatriz Albuquerque taking place on October 15 at Praça dos Poveiros in Porto, Portugal.

About the show:

The recollection of memories based on revolution is the basis for Beatriz Albuquerque’s performance called rEVOLUTION.To recall events, facts or processes from revolution, Beatriz Albuquerque commits them to memory in this performance. The process of forming memories involves encoding, storing, retaining and subsequently recalling information and past experiences; Albuquerque takes this further, showcasing the ability to use our past experiences to determine our future paths.
Performance: 15 Oct. 2019 at 10 PM (beginning Praça dos Poveiros)
Festival: Family Film Project (Private Collection), Porto – Portugal.

About the artist:

Beatriz Albuquerque lives and works between Porto and New York. After she graduated from the Faculdade de Belas-Artes do Porto, she went to the US where she completed her master’s degree at The School of Art Institute of Chicago and her doctorate at Columbia University, New York, with the support of Fulbright and FCT grants. She was honoured with the Myers Art Prize Award: Cross Media Art, Columbia University, New York; the Revelation Award for the 17th Cerveira Biennial, Vila Nova de Cerveira as well as the Ambient Series Award, PAC / Edge Performance Festival, Chicago. Her work is known for its interdisciplinary media, including photography, installation and above all performance. Recently, she has held several solo and group exhibitions, nationally and internationally.
Still on view by this artist:

Food Porn Installation
until 2 Nov. 2019
Fuck Art Lets Eat, Fernando Santos Gallery, Porto – Portugal

Food Porn Installation
14-16 Nov. 2019
Melting Gastronomy Summit, Alfândega, Porto-Portugal

Project Work For Free (documentation)
until 22 Feb. 2020
Arte Capital, Art Center Oliva, S. J. Madeira – Portugal.