Lebensdaten: geb. 1977 in Lissabon, Portugal
Biographie: Hugo Canoilas studied at Caldas da Rainha, Portugal and the Royal College of Art, UK. Recent Exhibitions and Projects include: Under the volcano, MNAC/Sonae Art Cycles, curated by Emília Tavares at Chiado Museum, Lisbon; AV Festival, curated by Rebbeca Shatwell When elephants march in, curated by Mark Kremer at De Appel, Amsterdam, Performance Proletarians organized by Lili Renaud Dewar and Benjamin Valenza at le Magasin-CNAC Grenoble; Mirror Sea Solo presentation by Workplace Gallery at Art Basel Hong Kongg, 'Fierce: Riding the waves fiercely with no fear', Workplace LondonSpirit of the Air, Wiener Art Foundation, hosted by Kunstbuero, Vienna; Magma, Workplace Gallery, Gateshead, UK; Paradise Birds - 30th São Paulo Biennial - A iminência das poéticas, curated by Luiz Perez Oramas, Tobi Maier and André Severo, São Paulo; A painting is getting its kicks, 1M3, Lausanne; Endless Killing, curated by Chus Martinez. Huarte Contemporary Art Center; Vota Octávio Pato - Ten reasons to be a member, curated by Tobi Maier, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt; Strata, curated by Francesco Stocchi, Sammlung Lenikus, Vienna; Infinite Tasks, curated by Paulo Pires do Vale, Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon. Canoilas lives and works in Vienna, Austria.