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João Penalva (PT/UK)Artist. Holds a BA and MA Fine Art Degrees from Chelsea School of Art, London. Applied for residences in Berlin and Paris and in 2009 received the Bryan Robertson Trust Award. Lives and works in London. With an extensive an cohesive work presented in several institutions worldwide and participation in XXIII São Paulo Biennale, in II Berlin Biennale and in Venice Biennale. Recent exhibitions include: Broken Fall (Geometric), Galleria Enrico Astuni, Bologna; What happens next is a secret, IMMA, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin. About his work: Morgan Fisher, Katharine Stout, João Penalva, Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Center, The University of Warwick, Coventry; Francis McKee and João Penalva, On the other hand, this is not my voice, Tramway, Glasgow.