Gonçalo Preto, born in Lisbon 1991, holds a BFA in Product Design at Faculty of Fine Arts of Lisbon, having studied at Kassel Kunsthochschule (GER), as an Exchange student. By the end of 2012 he moved to Berlin, where he lived and developed his practice mostly composed by works on paper and printmaking techniques. In January 2014, moved to San Francisco, CA (US) to start his 2BFA – Painting and Drawing Major at the Academy of Art University. His exhibitions include: FRAG-MEN-TO, Galeria Madragoa, Lisbon; Blue, The Switch Gallery, Lisbon, 2016; Babel, Miguel Justino Contemporary Art, Lisbon, 2016; 4, Cidadela Art District, Cascais, 2015; Spring Show, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, 2015; Spring Show, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, 2014; Means to an End, Neurotitan Gallery, Berlin, 2013; Not Exklusiv, Rundgang, Kassel Kunsthochschule, Kassel, 2012.
Currenlty lives and works in Lisbon.
Art Residency Program - Visual Arts