“I believe Art should speak first to the Senses and only then communicate with the Reason. There is a special sincerity in everything that cannot be fully explained, which is on the verge of understanding, stored in our memories or instincts.
I am interested in the void between things”
Bruno Passos, born in 1985, currently based in Brasil.
. Art Residence at FAMA Museum, Itu/SP. 2020-2021.
. Odd Nerdrum studio assistant, 2016 – 2017.
. Graduated in Fashion Design by UEL ( Londrina State University), 2007.
Exhibitions and Awards:
. Solo exhibition, Kogan Amaro Gallery, São Paulo, Brazil, 2021.
. SP-Arte, 2021
. Third place – The World’s Greatest Living Painters, Sivilisasjonen Magazine, 2020.
. Solo exhibition at the secretary of Culture of the State of São Paulo, 2018
. Awarded for the Fine Arts Hall of Piracicaba, 2017.
. Awarded for People’s Choice Award of WWK, 2017.
. Awarded for People’s Choice Award of WWK, 2016.
. Exhibition at NerdrumKlanen, Stavern, Norway, 2016.
. Awarded for the Fine Arts Hall of Limeira, 2016.
. Awarded for the Fine Arts Hall of Piracicaba, 2016.
. Awarded for the Fine Arts Hall of Vinhedo, 2015.
. Awarded for the Fine Arts Hall of Praia Grande, 2015.
. Awarded for the Fine Arts Hall of Piracicaba, 2015.
. Selected for the Brazilian Design Biennial, 2013.
. Participated of the SPFW Visual Identity Project (2009), exposed at the Venice Biennale in the following year.
. Creator of the Conto Figueira brand (2010), and his work as a Designer was recognized in the magazines: VIP, Alfa, Go Outside, Lola, Vogue and BranD Magazine China, and in the newspapers: Folha de São Paulo and Valor Econômico.
. São Paulo, Brazil
. Curitiba, Brazil
. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
. Aracaju, Brazil
. Paris, France
. Pittsburgh, United States
. Los Angeles, United States
. Stavern, Norway
. Xangai, China
Sivilisasjonen Magazine (Norway)
Livro Guía Leonardo (Spain)
Casa Claudia (Brazil)
Documentary: The Hunt of Odd Nerdrum (Norway)
Casa de Criadores (Brazil)
O Estado de S. Paulo