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Tamara Aleixo Alves is a Portuguese artist, based in Lisbon.
Inspired by urban life. Making use of supports with multifaceted characteristics – from painting to illustration, from installation to urban art, Tamara is fascinated by “contextual” art, which is inserted in the world, ignoring conventional places such as museums or galleries, in order to present her works of art in the street or in public spaces.
Since 2000 thats she has been part of several projects and group exhibitions such as the art showcase “Swatch MTV Playground 2009”, “Pampero Public Art 2010”, “Walk&Talk 2012”, etc.

 

Im available for comissioned work.
Im a fine artist / illustrator working in Portugal to worldwide.
All works are available for selling, if youre interested in making
a reservation or asking prices please send me an email.

Email: tamara.alves@rocketmail.com























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Academic Degrees

2008, Master at Contemporary Artistic Practices from FBAUP
2006, Degree in Plastic Arts from ESAD ( Escola Superior de Arte e Design) Caldas da Rainha
2009, Advanced Multimedia Production, Alquimia da Cor, Porto
2007, Levels 1 and 2 of the Visual Special Effects Workshop by Ron Freeman, C.P.O..
2007/2008, Screenprint Workshop from Árvore Cooperativa de Actividades Artísticas, C.R.L., Porto

Solo Exhibitions

2012, “My Body Is A Zombie For You”, Ó! Galeria, Porto
2012, “Cool Kids Cant Die”, Monsters Familly, Porto

2011, “I Can Figure You Out In A Short Glance II – O princípio dos príncipes e das princesas sem princípio”, Upgrade Productions, Porto
2010 “I Can Figure You Out In A Short Glance”, Galeria Show Me design & art, Braga
2010, “Starving Hysterical Naked” Plano B, Porto
2008, “The Only Cure For Love Is…” Espaço CEPiA, Évora
2008, “Space is the Place”, Espaço Mutantes, Porto
2008, “Art Show”, Espaço Maria Vai Com as Outras, Porto
2008, “Somos Feitos Da Mesma Matéria Que Os Nossos Sonhos”, Urban Gallery, Porto
2007, “Saturart”, Galeria 6 por 3, Porto

Group Exhibitions

2013, “Almada por Se7e”, GAU, Lisboa
2013, "Exposição Colectiva Lobo Ibérico", Galeria Geraldes da Silva, Porto
2013, HOLI IDIOT FEST // O ANIVERSÁRIO DA CRIATIVIDADE, Etic, Matosinhos

2012 "DuplaFace",
2012, “Tornado - Digital Zero Artshow”, Biblioteca Municipal, Póvoa de Varzim

2012, “Lá Vai Ela de Mala Posta”, CCMalaposta, Odivelas
2012, “Post Its”, Ó! Galeria, Porto
2012, "6764,257 km", Salvador da Baía, Brasil
2012, “Cine‐Incrivél”, Cine‐Incrível, Almada
2012, “AMARTE”, Mercado do Bairro Alto, Lisboa
2012, “Acervo”, Galeria‐Atelier Metamorfose, Porto
2011, “Pão de Forma”, Ó! Galeria, Porto
2011, “Wine Talks & Arts”, Galeria da Boavista, Lisboa
2011, “Ó! P’ra Eles!”, Gallery Gabinete, Penafiel
2011, “Elas Por Elas”, Gallery-Atelier Metamorfose, Porto
2011, “A.M.A.Z.O.N.A.”, Ó! Galeria, Porto
2011, “A Quarta Pata”, Torke, Lisboa
2011, “Saturday Sushi Rendez-Vouz”, Bixo Mau, Caldas da Rainha
2010, “The first of hundreds”, Show Me, Braga
2010, “All Aboard”, Ó! Galeria, Porto
2010, “Pampero Public Art”. Lisboa
2010, Tell – 1 artista 1 euro
2010, “Junho das Artes”, Óbidos
2010, “Colectiva da Primavera”, A Filantrópica, Póvoa de Varzim
2009, Festival "Se Esta Rua Fosse Minha 2009", Porto
2009, Swatch MTV Playground Event Showcase, St Elisabeth-Kirche, Berlin, Germany
2009, Swatch MTV Playground Event Showcase, aA Design Museum, Seul, Corea
2009, Swatch MTV Playground Event Showcase, Bios, Atenas, Greece
2009, Swatch MTV Playground Event Showcase, The Village, Sanlitun Beijing
2009, Swatch MTV Playground Event Showcase, Valtifest, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2009, Swatch MTV Playground Event Showcase, Blue Balls Festival, Lucerna, Switzerland
2009, Swatch MTV Playground Event Showcase, Shangai Raffles City, Xangai, China
2009, Swatch MTV Playground Event Showcase, Nicolas G. Hayek Center, Tokyo, Japan
2009, "Ícones do Cinema", Oliveira de Azeméis
2009, Urban Gallery, Porto
2008, Festival "TELL - 1 artista 1 euro", Porto
2008, Festival “Se Esta Rua Fosse Minha…”, Porto
2008, Galeria Londot, Almancil
2008, “Rabiscuits 2008 – Mostra de Arte Experimental”, Alcobaça
2008, The House Of Mirrors, The First Online Art Exhibition Inspired By The Same Subject: http://thehouseofmirrors2.blogspot.com/
2008, “At1 Collective”, Woodrock, Marco de Canaveses
2008, “Provoca-me”,Bazaar, Porto
2008, “At1 Collective”, Penafiel
2007, “Pack”, Reitoria of University of Porto, Porto
2007, Galleria "La Quarantaine", Brussels, Bélgica
2007, “At1 Collective”, Mutantes, Porto
2007, “International Exhibition”, Vilamoura
2007, “Frágil – At1 Collective”, Penafiel
2006, "Salon", Gallery Violeta Arte, Caldas da Rainha
2006, "5 Túneladas", Túnel, Bernardo Foundation, Caldas da Rainha
2006, "Rua das Mostras", Caldas da Rainha
2006, “Praga“, Galleria Velha-a-Branca, Braga
2006, "Caldas Late Night", Caldas da Rainha
2005, "HA!", Rainbow Pub, Birmingham, Inglaterra
2005, “CASCARTE“, Cascarte, Carvoeiro
2004, “Caldas Late Night”, Caldas da Rainha

Others

2012, Walk & Talk
2011, Pecha Kucha Nights #11, Museu da Electricidade, Lisboa
2011,, Intervenção na montra de “Marc Jacobs”, Porto

2010, Intervention “Starving Histerical Naked”in commercial Optimus Novos Tarifários Smart
2006, SeeU In Motion in Macedonia
2006, Cenography assistant in the short film "Hotel Macedonia"
2006, Colaboration in constructing the interventions for FIMP 2006
2006 Assistent of the brasilian fine artist Néle Azevedo in doing her street intervention "Monumento Mínimo" in FIMP.
2006, Part of the Performance: "The weight of the breast: Twenty Women Play The Drum Topless" of John Russel and Fabiénne Audeoud, em Serralves, Porto.
Permanent Exhibition in the Galeria de Arte, Praia do Carvoeiro
Permanent Exhibition in the Galeria Londot, Almancil
Permanent Exhibition in the Ó! Galeria, Porto

Press

2012, IdiotMag Out.
2012, IdiotMag Set.

2012, Le Cool Lisboa #335
2012, Time Out Porto – Fevereiro
2011, DIFmag #82
2011, Le Cool Lisboa #305
2011, Le Cool Lisboa #304
2011, Le Cool Lisboa Entrevista, 16 Março
2011, Jornal Oficina do Cego #3
2011, Ilustração para Le Monde Diplomatique ‐ Angola, edição de Dezembro
2011, Ilustração para Le Monde Diplomatique, edição de Dezembro
2011, Ilustração para Le Monde Diplomatique , edição de Outubro
2012, Parq Magazine, Outubro

2011, Time Out Porto - March
2011, Revista Visão – North Edition– 14 February
2011, www.illustrationmundo.com
2011, Illustration for Le Monde Diplomatique, February
2010, Illustration for Le Monde Diplomatique, November
2010, www.ruadebaixo.com
2010, DIF, November issue
2010, Time Out Porto, May
2010, www.illustrationfriday.com
2010, www.fendamel.blogspot.com
2009, Diário do Sul, 6 Janeiro
2009, www.juxtapoz.com
2009, www.fendamel.blogspot.com
2009, Oporto Magazine nº1 - http://oporto-magazine.blogspot.com
2009, ShareMag issue nº2 - www.issuu.com/sharemag/docs/share mag02
2009, Showcase of Nuvem Voadora - www.nuvemvoadora.blogspot.com
2009, Illustration for Le Cool, 23 e 30 de Abril
2009, Illustration for the poetry of Pedro S. Martins - www.escairavoltaica.blogspot.com
2008, The House Of Mirrors, http://thehouseofmirrors2.blogspot.com
2008, Cover for Publimag05 - http://www.publisitio.biz/publi.htm
2008, ARTISTS Galleries Promotion, nº1.
2008, Jornal o Público - December 1st- TELL festival.
2008, Entre o Vivo o Não Vivo e o Morto, nº2.
2008, Diário do Sul – 5th January
2007, ATTITUDE 18_November/December
2007, PACK Catalogue
2006, Illustration for Hooker Magazine Uk, December issue