João Miguel Ramos
São Miguel, Azores, 1994. João Miguel Ramos lives and works between Oporto and the Azores In 2016, João Miguel Ramos finished his degree in Fine Arts - Painting -,at the University of Oporto. His work is highly influenced by the German artists Martin Kippenberger and Albert Oehlen. His body of work, painting and sculpture, reflects about the relationship between: form and content; figuration and abstraction. In January 2019, he took part in the group exhibition Cosmografias, a História e Outras Cores
, curated by Luísa Cardoso. In May 2021, João Miguel Ramos, best student at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Oporto, was distinguished with the Viana de Lima Prize.
In November 2021, he was also distinguished with the Infanta Dona Maria Francisca Prize, in Painting.
He is represented by Fonseca Macedo Gallery.
2021| 3 Máquinas, Fonseca Macedo Gallery, Azores
2017| Rito Adiado, Convento dos Franciscanos, Biblioteca Municipal Tomaz Borba Vieira, Lagoa, Azores
2020| We Never Say Never, Vaga, Azores
2019| Presenças, Galeria Ap'arte, Oporto
Cosmografias, a História e outras Cores, Galeria Fonseca Macedo, Azores
2018| Código Postal 9500 – Três Residentes Artistas (2018), Centro Municipal de Cultura de Ponta Delgada, Azores
Exposição do Prémio Arte Jovem Millennium BCP, Carpe Diem Arte & Pesquisa, Lisbon
2017| Wip, atelier aberto, Lagoa, Azores
Um olhar sobre a coleção de arte da Câmara Municipal da Lagoa, Lagoa, Azores
Camélias da Cidade, Fundação José Rodrigues, Oporto
2016| (Dis)Closer to the end, Fbaup, Oporto
5ª Mostra Labjovem, Whitespace, Edinburgh
ProsAesthésis, Hospital da Prelada, Oporto
S/título. T/Mista, Dimensões variáveis, Geraldes da Silva, Oporto
Bienal de Desenho, Solar dos Zagallos, Almada, Lisbon
2015/2016| Salão de Primavera, Casino Estoril, Lisbon