CARLOS ROQUE

Born in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1969
Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York


Solo Exhibitions

2009

Conspiração, Profecia e Utopia, Appletonsquare, Lisbon, Portugal
2008
Voyager, Presença Gallery, Porto, Portugal
Stratocaster, Presença Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2006
Feedback Baby, 3rd Ward Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York
2005
No Sugar No Milk, Joymore Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Mixtape Series Vol. 2, Presença Gallery, Porto, Portugal
2004
Cry Baby / Fly Baby, ISCP Open Weekend, November, ISCP, New York
Morir Soñando, ISCP Open Weekend, May, ISCP, New York
2003
DRIVE, Presença Gallery, Porto, Portugal
2000
Art Break Hotel, Emmerico Nunes Cultural Center, Sines, Portugal

Two Persons Exhibitions

2010
Mostly Shadows, Art In General, New york, New York. With Joyce Kim
2007
Urban Legend, LMAKprojects, New York, New York. With Alvaro Verduzco
2003
A2, Francisco Proença Júnior Museum, Castelo Branco, Portugal. With Ricardo Jacinto
1998
iLL Communication, Natural History Museum, Lisbon, Portugal. With Pedro Cabral



Selected Group Exhibitions

2011
“Ready, Set, Show”, 174 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, New York
2010
Geography of Affection, Rooster Gallery, New York
Small is Beautiful, Caroline Pagès Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
New Paintings, 360 Broadway, New York
Read, Darke Gallery, Houston, Texas
2009

Leave No Trace: Ridges, Troughs & Phantom Limbs, ISCP, Brooklyn, New York
Inéditos, Presença Gallery, Porto, Portugal
Financial District, ISCP, Brooklyn, New York
Lá Fora, EDP Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
2008
Unreal City, Gallery Satori, New York
Lá Fora, Museu da Presidência da República, Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Ponto De Vista/Point Of View, Works From The Collection Of The PLMJ Foundation, Museu da Cidade, Lisbon, Portugal
Form: Video, Form-London, London, England
Untitled (On paper), Moti Hasson Gallery, New York
2007
Stream, White Box, New York
Giftland VIII, The Revenge Of The Giftland, Printed Matter, New York
Antimonumentos, António Henriques Gallery, Viseu, Portugal
Cidades Invisíveis, Faculty of Architecture University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
50 Years of Portuguese Art, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
Infiltration and Sound(e)scape, Senda-Espai 2nou2, Barcelona, Spain
Volume: Experiments with Sound + Video, 3rd Ward Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York
2006
Home Shopping Network, LMAKprojects, New York
En Voyage, Le Plateau, Paris, France
Carlos Roque, Pedro Castrortega and Marión Thieme, Espacio 21 Gallery, Madrid, Spain
Portuguesa 2006, Arte Jovem de Portugal, Somente Na Galeria Favo,
Galeria Favo, São Paulo, Brazil
"!@#$%", Artist:Network, New York
Art On The Street, Video screening at Joymore Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2005
Relative Density, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
Desenhar Discurso: Digressões Sobre Uma Urbanidade Disruptiva, XIII Vila Nova de Cerveira Biennial, Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal
Salão Europeu de Jovens Criadores, Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso Museum, Amarante, Portugal
Zip Zap Gets Arty, Zip Zap, San Francisco, California
100 Drawings, Maus Hábitos, Porto, Portugal
2004
Baltimore Crack House, Joymore Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Active Duty, Studio 84, Brooklyn, New York
2003
Exposição Prémio União Latina 2003, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal
Untitled, Maus Hábitos, Porto, Portugal
2002
Lost in Music, Casa do Macedónio, Lisbon, Portugal
Expect the World, Moi Non Plus, Parkaus Treptow, Berlin, Germany
2001
Sparring Partners Academy Art Collection, ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
7 / 10. Sete Artistas ao Décimo Mês, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
North by Northwest, Caldeira 213, Porto, Portugal
2000
Heavy Metal, ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
Um Olhar da Contemporâneidade, Rosa Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
2000 Green Spaces, Estufa Fria, Lisbon, Portugal
1999
Touch, HortaHouse of Culture, Horta, Ilha do Faial, Azores, Portugal
1998
(A) Casos (&) Materiais, Círculo de Artes Plásticas de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
25 Bienal de Arte de Pontevedra, Fissuras na Percepción, Pazo de Congresos e Exposicións de Pontevedra, Pontevedra, Spain
O Império Contra-Ataca /The Empire Strikes Back, ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
O Império Contra-Ataca /The Empire Strikes Back, Sala La Capella, Institut de Cultura, Barcelona, Spain
1997
Anatomias Contemporâneas, Fundição de Oeiras, Oeiras, Portugal
X-rated, ZDB Gallery, Lisboa, Portugal
1996
Titanium Exposé, Graça Fonseca Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
1995
Wallmate, Cisterna da Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
1994
Independent Worm Saloon, National Society Of Fine Arts, Lisbon, Portugal

Curatorial Projects

2004
Daydreaming, Slight Alienation, Cruel Kindness & Detached Sentimentality, Joymore Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2000
Heavy Metal, ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
1998
O Império Contra-Ataca /The Empire Strikes Back (with Pedro Cabral), ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
O Império Contra-Ataca / The Empire Strikes Back (with Pedro Cabral), Sala La Capella, Institut de Cultura, Barcelona, Spain

Music Projects

Bad Ugly: raw, fast, loud rock n'roll. With Jackson Macdade.
Tone Scientists: art project having rock culture in mind. With Rui Toscano and Rui Valério.
Elastic Man: (94-97): pop-rock band.
Gary Cooper: experimental rock project. Noisy and funny. Joint together artists and musicians.

Education

1994 Licenciatura (MFA equivalent) in Painting, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Lisbon, Portugal
1988 Degree in Advanced Photography, Portuguese Institute of Photography, Lisbon, Portugal


Artist-in-Residence

2009
Studio On The Street, Artist-in-Residence at Forever And Today, New York, New York
2004
International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP), New York, New York
2003
A Dois, CENTA, Vila Velha do Rodão, Portugal
2001
Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

Grants

2004
Scholarship from Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and Luso American Foundation, for the ISCP artists residency, New York, USA
2001
Mairie de Paris, artists residence at Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
I.P. Foundation Visual Arts Award 2001


Represented in Public Art Collections


CAM/JAP (Centro de Arte Moderna / José de Azevedo Perdigão), Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
MACS (Serralves Contemporary Art Museum), Serralves Foundation, Porto, Portugal (as Tone Scientists)
Col/PCR (Pedro Cabrita Reis Art Collection), Lisbon, Portugal
PLMJ Foundation Art Collection, Lisbon, Portugal
Ilídio Pinto Foundation Collection


Carlos Roque with Tone Scientists
Former member of Tone Scientists, a collective art and music project, with Rui Toscano and Rui Valério, to explore visual arts as a rock n' roll power trio.

Solo Exhibitions


2001
SlowMotion, ESTGAD, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
Sparring Partners vs Tone Scientists (split show with the art group Sparring Partners), CAPC, Coimbra, Portugal
1998
Live at Malibu Beach, Art Attack, Museum Of Ceramic, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal


Selected Group Exhibitions

2002
Expect the World, Moi Non Plus, Sparwasser HQ, Berlin, Germany
2001
Squatters, Serralves Contemporary Art Museum, Porto, Portugal
1998
Art Attack @ ZDB, ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
Casa de Rute, ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
1996
Zapping Ecstasy, CAPC, Coimbra, Portugal


Selected Live performances


2002
DJ/VJ set at Serralves Contemporary Art Museum III anniversary, Porto, Portugal
2001
One Listens, concert as part of the 7/10 – 7 Artists on the 10th Month exhibition opening, Calouste Gulbenkian
Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
1996
Concert at Titanium Exposé show, Graça Fonseca Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal

 

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