André Silva


His pictorial work explores areas of contact between painting, drawing and installation. One some occasions the works actually appropriating the three-dimensional space and establish a dialogue with the architecture.


Born in Venezuela 1980.


Visual Arts Degree in Painting from the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Oporto

Fellow of the Socrates/ Erasmus for the Facultad de Bellas Artes de la Universidad del Pais Vasco

Specialization Course in Artistic Interventions in Public Spaces and the Production of Site Specific Works (Lusophone University)

Co-founder of the project Colector.


Solo Exhibitions


Entre o espaço e o poder, apanha-me se puderes, Cadaval Palace Gallery, Évora, PT


Claudicant, Sput&Nik The Window,Porto, Portugal

In nowhere, Gallery ACERT, Tondela, Portugal


In nowhere, Gallery Arthobler-Porto, Portugal

In nowhere, Gallery Arthobler-Lisbon, Portugal


Virtus, Library Municipality of Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal (cat)


Dromos, Gallery 24b, Oeiras, Portugal


Group Exhibitions (selection)

Participated in more than 40 collective exhibitions.

Arte Lisboa (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010), PT

Arco Madrid (2007), ES

03 Volta Show Basel (2007), CH

Munich Contempo (2010, 2011), DE

DE BLOOOM Cologne (2011), DE




Selected for PEAC 2017 Portuguese Emerging Art Catalog (cat)


Finalist of Fidelidade Mundial Jovens Pintores 2009, at Chiado 8, curator Miguel Wandschneider, Lisboa PT (cat)


Young Artists'01, Municipal Library of Santa Maria da Feira, won the prize in the category installation and an Honorable Mention for his painting work, PT (cat)



Foundation PLMJ, Lisbon, PT

Collection Luiz Augusto Teixeira de Freitas – Coleção de Desenhos da Madeira, PT

Colecção Marin.Gaspar, PT

Cac Málaga, ES

Luciano Benetton Collection, IT

Private collections in Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, England and Luxembourg