Max

Atelier Av Niel Paris 75017

Cours de peinture Av Niel Paris 75017

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Email: maxgpinto@gmail.com
Website: www.maxgomes.com

Lives and works in Paris.
Greatly influenced early by the gestural abstraction paintings of his grandmother, renowned artist Wega Nery. Following 15 years of professional experience as a professional photographer and photo editor for the weekly news magazine ISTOÉ in São Paulo, doing assignments in all states of Brazil, Amazon, Venezuela, the United States, Japan, Mexico, the elections in Brazil, social issues, and the Paralympic Games. During which he never stopped his work in his studio. Established in 2014 in Paris for a Master's degree in fine arts at Panthéon Sorbonne University Paris 1. Shortlisted for the very competitive biennial The Marmite Prize for Painting in London, and honorable mention in the Paraty Prize for contemporary art, Rio de Janeiro.

 

Max is doing a Ph.D. Program in Fine Arts (DFA), an advanced studio-based research degree encompassing research and practice, themed in a series of paintings and collages on «the color in vintage comics» at Panthéon-Sorbonne University.

 

Bio

 

Max Gomes

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EXHIBITIONS

Solo show
2020 Max Gomes, 707 Cleveland, São Paulo

Selected group shows
2017 Max Gomes + Céline Wong, Untitled factory gallery, Paris
2016 The Marmite Prize for Painting, Block 336 gallery, Brixton Rd, London
2013 Paraty Contemporary Art Prize, Paraty, Rio de Janeiro (honorable mention)
2013 e-merge art fair, Capitol Skyline Hotel, Washington DC
2010 Coletiva, Galeria Garcia, São Paulo
2007 Centro Cultural São Paulo CCSP, São Paulo
2005 Coletiva, Atelier do Centro RES, São Paulo

Art fairs
2012 The Other Art Fair | P3 Marylebone, London.
2011 Berliner Liste | TRAFO Köpenicker Straße Mitte, Berlin.

 

Selected exhibitions

Solo show
2020 Max Gomes Peinture et Dessin – Al. Cleveland 707, São Paulo

Selected group exhibitions

2017 Max Gomes & Céline Wong – Untitled factory gallery, Paris
2016 The Marmite Prize for Painting – Block 336 gallery, Brixton Rd, London
2013 Paraty Contemporary Art Prize – (honorable mention) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2013 (e)merge art fair – Capitol Skyline Hotel, Washington DC, US
2010 Coletiva – Galeria Garcia, São Paulo, Brazil
2007 Centro Cultural São Paulo CCSP, São Paulo, Brazil
2005 Primeira Coletiva – Atelier do Centro RES, São Paulo, Brazil

Education

PHD Doctoral studies, Panthéon Sorbonne University Paris 1
MFA Fine Art Panthéon Sorbonne University Paris 1, 2016-2018
BA Fine Art Panthéon Sorbonne University, France, 2014-2016
École du Louvre Musée du Louvre | cours d’été, Paris, France, 2010
ICP-NY International Center for Photography, New York, USA, 2009
BA Arch. Architecture and Urbanism College, University of São Paulo FAU-USP 1988 – 2001