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RENATO SILVA

Hailing from Portugal, Renato is currently based in Berlin, Germany.
Since an early age he showed passion for art and all things creative, using the art of drawing as his “vehicle” of expression. Transporting his surroundings onto a piece of paper was the strongest tool to get him to the point where he is now.
With degrees in Art Direction and Arts, Communication and Design, it's in photography where he finds his true passion.

Freelance photographer since 2005, he has been working in some different photography areas: portrait, advertising, architecture, landscape and also in live performances, like theatre, music and contemporary dance.

He’s a member of the Transient Museum of Art and the Berlin Fotografen. Exhibits regularly since 2003 and his work as been awarded by Epson or Sony among others.
You can find him now working on his last long term project “The End Of The Line”, a photographic survey on the outskirts of Germany’s capital, Berlin.

WEB

Transient Museum of Art

EXHIBITIONS & AWARDS

2016 Groupshow by "SEEK Magazine" at Smac Gallery | Berlin - GER
2015 Groupshow with Filipa Alves at "Brick Clérigos" space | Porto - PT
2014 Groupshow "SPACES" by Berlin Fotografen at Urban Spree gallery | Berlin - GER
2014 Groupshow by "Der Greif" Magazine in the "Neue Galerie im Höhmannhaus" | Augsburg - GER
2014 Shortlisted by "Der Greif" Magazine for the contest "A Process" | GER
2014 Groupshow "Open Call" at POP ART Gallery | Berlin - GER
2013 Soloshow "Series" at L'Origine du Monde | Berlin - GER
2012 Groupshow by "Transient Museum of Art" at "Freies Museum" | Berlin - GER
2011 Soloshow "Childhood revisited" at ZeitZone gallery | Berlin - GER
2011 Groupshow by "Deutsche Pop Akademie" at "ZeitZone" gallery | Berlin - GER
2011 Groupshow at the 10th Edition "Bienal de Fotografia de Vila Franca de Xira" | V.F.Xira - PT
2011 Shortlisted with "Childhood Revisited" for the 10th edition "Bienal de Fotografia de Vila Franca de Xira" | V.F.Xira - PT
2010 Soloshow "Childhood revisited" at Cell 63 gallery | Berlin - GER
2010 Groupshow "Young Creator 10" with "Childhood Revisited" | Aveiro - PT
2010 Honorable Mention "Young Creator 10" with "Childhood Revisited" | Aveiro - PT
2009 Soloshow "Paris mon Amour" at Fingerwerk & Augenweide | Berlin - GER
2009 Groupshow "Young Creator 09" at "Museu de Aveiro" | Aveiro - PT
2009 First prize "Young Creator 09“ with "Street Models" | Aveiro - PT
2008 Soloshow 10th edition "Festival da Fábrica" at Culture house "Contagiarte" | Oporto - PT
2008 First prize "Selvagens entre nós" (The wildness among us) organized by SONY/FOTODIGITAL. | PT
2007 Soloshow "Street Models" at "Era uma vez no Porto" | Oporto - PT
2007 Groupshow „Young Creator 07“ at "Museu de Aveiro" | Aveiro - PT
2007 First prize "Your best picture in our cover" organized by EPSON/FOTODIGITAL | PT

LANGUAGES

Portuguese, English, German, Spanish, French