Bio/CV

Paulo Simão, born in Santarém in 1973, lives in Lisbon, Portugal.

Studied Advertising in IADE, Lisbon.

Works as graphic Designer.

Studied photography from 2013 to 2017 at Ar.Co school in Lisbon (Advanced
level).

 

2018

– Take the Picture: Capture, Collect, Photograph, Archive. Andrew Kensett’s Selection for Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography, Detroit, USA;

– Portfolio review session of Transeurope Photo 2018;

– “Sublimation” – Individual exhibition, Otoco Studio, Lisbon, Portugal.

2017

– “Goodbye Pyongyang” – Colective exhibition, Galerie Bohai, Hanover, Germany. Project selected from the Open Call – Fake;

– Portfolio review session of PhotoEspaña 2017;

– “Goodbye Pyongyang” – JaipurPhoto Festival 2017, Jaipur, India: Individual exhibition at the Albert Hall Museum.

2016
– “Goodbye Pyongyang”- Individual exhibition at Fundação do Oriente Goa, Panjim, India;

– Encontros da Imagem de Braga de 2015, Portugal: Selected for “Discovery
Awards” 2016, participates in the session of projections, with the project
“Prozac”;

– Colective exhibition Polaroid Park – UFCA – Algeciras, Spain: With the
project “Levitas” – Instant photography with Impossible Project film.

2015
– Delhi Photo Festival , New Delhi,India: Under the theme “The Territories of
the Portuguese Photography”, curated by Angela Ferreira, participates in a
session of projections, with the project “Goodbye Pyongyang“;

– Encontros da Imagem de Braga de 2015, Portugal: Selected for “Discovery
Awards” 2015, participates in the session of projections, with the project
“Goodbye Pyongyang”;

– Photo Municipal Archives Lisbon, Portugal: Colective exhibition The
Revolution Is on the Street as part of the celebrations of the 40th anniversary
of the Revolution of 25th April 1974.

2014
– London Analog Festival: The Polaroid Show collective projection at Doomed
Gallery.

2012
– Colective exhibition Polaroid Park, Lisbon, Portugal: Impossible Project
Photo instalation Casa Nostra – Os Sete Pecados Capitais.