João Vasca Paiva
Exhibition View


João Vasco Paiva has been exhibited widely from Hong Kong and Portugal to the UK, Australia, Hungary and New York. Recently, Paiva presented two major sculptural installations at the Jardin des Tuileries, Paris, held a solo exhibition at Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea do Chiado, Lisbon and a citywide public project with Media Art Asia Pacific (MAAP) during the 8th Asia Pacific Triennial (APT8) in Brisbane, Australia. In 2015, Paiva was selected for the Encounters section of Art Basel Hong Kong. Prior to that, he completed a residency at Lichtenberg Studios, Berlin and was part of a group exhibition at the Witte de With, Rotterdam as well as a travelling exhibition at Artsonje, Seoul and OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai. Furthermore, he held a major solo exhibition at the Orient Foundation in Macau as well as Counter Space, Zurich. Finally, Paiva is the recipient of multiple awards, including the Hong Kong Emerging Artist Grant and the International Artist Support Grant awarded by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Portugal. His work is held in the permanent collection of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem.