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Education
(2011-2012) Ar.Co, Lisbon PT
(2018-2021) BA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins - UAL, London, UK

Exhibitions
I WILL TAKE THE RISK, 2020, at AZAN space, part of LisbonArtWeekend, Lisbon, PT
SALE: Tate Exchange 2020, at Tate Modern, London, UK
Come Together: Tate Exchange 2019, at Tate Modern, London, UK
Wonky Donky, 2018, at Camberwell College of Arts, London, UK
Crypt O' Night, 2017 at Saint Giles Chruch, London, UK

Film
You are a letter, written not with ink, but with the Spirit, 2019, at Queer Film Festival
2019, Lisbon, PT
The House and the Dogs, 2019, at IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival
2019, Lisbon, PT

Press
Electra Magazine 5:YOUTH, https://www.fundacaoedp.pt/en/content/electra-magazine

Online
Speaking in Tongues, 2020, at www.speakingintongues.live , part of a performance-
based project devised by Fine Art students of Central Saint Martins developed in a
partnership with The National Gallery, London’s Learning & National Programmes.
The Spiritual Exercises, 2020, at https://artschaplaincy.net/projects/index/the-spiritual-
exercises/
David Leal + Nina Danino, The Spiritual Exercises 2, 2021. A collaboration with the artist
Nina Danino at https://artschaplaincy.net/projects/david-leal-nina-danino/

Awards
Selected for «Artists in early career stage» category, Center Stage first international
open call for LGBTQIA+ artists, RU
Shortlisted for Metro Imaging x Made in Arts London Mentorship 2021, UK
Shortlisted for the Mead Fellowship Awards 2021, UK




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