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Born in Barra Mansa, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1979.

Lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Holds a degree in Architecture and Urbanism, and has been exclusively dedicated to Fine Arts since 2009, having studied at the School of Visual Arts of Parque Lage on a scholarship.
 

1. Solo Exhibitions

- Exploded View, Galeria Nara Roesler, New York, USA, 2024 .(Upcoming)

- André Griffo, First Monographic Book, A moon-há, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2023.

- I will fly with wings that the vultures gave me, Galeria Nara Roesler, São Paulo, Brazil, 2022.

- To Whom Should I Pay my Indulgence?, Galeria Athena Contemporânea, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2019.

- Objects on Worn-Out Architecture, Centro Cultural São Paulo, Brazil,SP, 2017.

- Pending Interventions in Mixed Structures, Palácio das Artes, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, 2015.

- A Predilection for Allegory, Galeria Athena Contemporânea, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2015.

- Engine Marathon, Barra Mansa University - RJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2015.

- Commando, Galeria de Arte Fernanda Perracini Milani, Jundiaí City Hall, São Paulo, Brazil,P, 2013.

- Reuse and Delay, Galeria Athena Contemporânea, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2013.

 

2. Selected Group Exhibitions

- From the Ashes, London, UK, 2024.

- Contratempo, Museu Eva Klabin, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2024.

- EXPO Chicago (two-person show), Galeria Nara Roesler, Chicago, USA, 2023.

- Parada 7 arte em resistência, Centro Cultural da Justiça Federal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,RJ (2022).

- Casa Carioca, Museu de Arte do Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2020/21.

- On the Shoulders of Giants, Galeria Nara Roesler, New York, USA, 2021.

- PIPA Prize Collection, Paço imperial, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2021.

- On the Shoulders of Giants, Galeria Nara Roesler, São Paulo, Brazil, 2021.

- Ten Years Later, Galeria Athena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,RJ, 2021.

- Imagined Communities, 21st Contemporary Art Biennial Sesc_Videobrasil, São Paulo, Brazil, 2019. 

- With the Air Too Heavy to Breathe, Galeria Athena Contemporânea, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, RJ, 2018.

- To the Love of the Public - Donations from ArtRio (2012-2015) and Ministry of Culture/Funarte, MAR – Museu de Arte do Rio, Rio de Janeiro, 2016.

- Interventions, Museu da República, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2016.

- Apparition, Caixa Cultural, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, RJ, 2015.

- 47th Contemporary Art Salon of Piracicaba, São PauloSP, Brazil, 2015.

- Fourth Exhibition, Enhancement Program of the Parque Lage School of Visual Arts, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2014.

- Stable Instability, Paço das Artes Project Season, São Paulo SP, Brazil, 2014.

- Apparition, Galeria Athena Contemporânea, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,RJ, 2014.

- Luiz Sacilotto 42nd Salon of Contemporary Art, Santo André, Brazil,SP, 2014.

- Adrift from the Word and from Silence, Espaço Cultural Contemporâneo ECCO, Brasilia, Brazil,DF, 2013.

- Arte Londrina, LondrinaPR, Brazil, 2013.

- 44th Contemporary Art Salon of Piracicaba, São PauloSP, Brazil, 2012.

 

3. Awards

- Nominated for the Professional Art Investor Award, PIPA, 2019.

- Nominated for the Professional Art Investor Award, PIPA, 2018.

- Special Jury Prize from the 47th Contemporary Art Salon of Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil,SP, 2015.

- Nominated for the Professional Art Investor Award, PIPA, 2014.

- Public Reading and Portfolio Analysis Award, 44th Contemporary Art Salon of Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil,SP,2012.

4. Scholarships/Residencies

- Wassaic Project, New York, USA, 2024. (Upcoming)

- Awarded with VCCA 50th Anniversary Fellowships grant for the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, USA, 2024. (Upcoming)

- Awarded with the Marin Community Foundation Fellowships grant for the Vermont Studio Center Residency, USA, 2019.

- Enhancement Program, professors Anna Bella Geiger, Fernando Cocchiarale and Marcelo Campos, at the Parque Lage School of Visual Arts, 2013

 

4. Scholarships/Residencies

- Wassaic Project, New York, USA, 2024. (Upcoming)

- Awarded with VCCA 50th Anniversary Fellowships grant for the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, USA, 2024. (Upcoming)

- Awarded with the Marin Community Foundation Fellowships grant for the Vermont Studio Center Residency, USA, 2019.

- Enhancement Program, professors Anna Bella Geiger, Fernando Cocchiarale and Marcelo Campos, at the Parque Lage School of Visual Arts, 2013

5. Teaching experience

- Part-Time Lecturer, Parsons School of Design, New York, 2021.


 

6. Collections

- Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO, USA.

- Kistefos Museum, Norway.

- Museu de Arte do Rio de Janeiro MAR,  Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.

- Museu da Fotografia, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil.

- Itaú Cultural Institute, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

- PIPA Institute, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.

- Lodeveans Collection, UK.

 

7. Publications

- André Griffo, first monograph book, 2023, texts by Raphael Fonseca, Lilia Moritz Schwarcz and André Capilé, 184 pages, ISBN 978-85-471-0816-8

- Appropriation and Invention, Three centuries of art in Latin America, USA.

- 2019 Imagined Communities 21st Contemporary Art Biennial SESC_Videobrasil. p. 96 to 101. ISBN978-8599277-18-8.

- 2019 “Prêmio IP Capital Partners de Arte 2019”. Rio de Janeiro. 2014. p.150-151. Catálogo.

- 2018 “Prêmio IP Capital Partners de Arte 2018”. Rio de Janeiro. 2014. p.92-93Z. Catálogo.

- 2018  ARTEBrasileiros ed.45.  Pgs. 34 to 46

- 2017 Dasartes Magazine ed.62.  Pgs. 34 to 46. http://dasartes.com/a-revista/dasartes-62/ 

- 2014 "EAV Lage Park Fourth Exhibition 2014." Rio de Janeiro. 2014. pgs.17 to 19. ISBN 978-85-64192-13-3. Catalog.

- 2014 "IP Capital Partners of Art Award 2014." Rio de Janeiro. 2014. pgs. 54-55. Catalog.

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