Biography

Filipe Casaca (Lisbon, Portugal; 1983). Graduated in Plastic Arts Sculpture at Faculty of Fine Arts (Lisbon) and on photography at Portuguese Institute of Photography (Lisbon), in 2008. He frequented the Artist in Residence Yamanashi (AIRY) (Japan) in 2011, and in the same year was awarded an Artistic Creation Scholarship by Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.

He exhibited a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are) in 2010 at K-Gallery (Lisbon), in 2011 at Pente 10 Gallery (Lisbon), at Artist in Residence Yamanashi (Japan), at Begira Photo Festival (Spain), and in 2013 at Bipielle Arte (Italy). In 2012 he exhibited Blue Mud Swamp at Pente 10 Gallery, and in 2013 at Museu da Imagem (Museum of the Image) (Portugal), and at Hors Format (Belgium). He was selected for the collective exhibition Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2012 at Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts (KMoPA) (Japan), in 2013. At the same year he exhibited Affections at Institute Cervantes of Tokyo (Japan).

Published the books a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are) in 2011, and Blue Mud Swamp in 2012.

 

Curriculum Vitae

Filipe Casaca (Lisbon, Portugal; 1983)

 

Education

2005 - Portuguese Institute of Photography (IPF); Lisbon

2001 - Plastic Arts Sculpture at Faculty of Fine Arts (FBAUL); Lisbon

 

Artistic Residence

2011 - Artist in Residence Yamanashi (AIRY); Japan

 

Grants

2011 - Artistic Creation Scholarship by Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

 

Books

2012 - Blue Mud Swamp - 56p, 26 color images, hardcover; Edition: Pente 10 Gallery & Filipe Casaca

2011 - a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are) - 40p, 15 black & white images, hardcover; Edition: Filipe Casaca

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013 - Blue Mud Swamp; Exhibition at Hors Format; Bruxelles, Belgium

2013 - Blue Mud Swamp; Exhibition at Museu da Imagem (Museum of the Image); Braga, Portugal

2012 - Blue Mud Swamp; Exhibition and Presentation of the Book at Pente 10 Gallery; Lisbon, Portugal

2011 - a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Exhibition and Presentation of the Book at Pente 10 Gallery; Lisbon, Portugal

2010 - a minha casa é  onde estás (my home is where you are); Exhibition at K-Gallery (Kameraphoto); Lisbon, Portugal

 

Collective Exhibitions

2014 - Basically Forever; Exhibition of the 20th Anniversary of Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts (KMoPA) at Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography; Tokyo, Japan

2014 - I = II; Exhibition of Affections at Galeria das Salgadeiras; Lisbon, Portugal

2013 - Ottanta; Exhibition of my home is where you are at Bipielle Arte; Lodi, Italy

2013 - Iberian Vision of Japan; Exhibition of Affections at Institute Cervantes of Tokyo; Japan

2013 - Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2012; Exhibition at Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts (KMoPA); Kiyosato, Japan

2013 - Universos Pessoais; Exhibition of Project MAP at Biblioteca Camões; Lisbon, Portugal

2013 - Salão #1; Exhibition at Pequena Galeria; Lisbon, Portugal

2012 - Begira Photo Festival; Exhibition of a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Granada, Spain

2011 - Between you and me; Exhibition of a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are) at Artist in Residence Yamanashi (AIRY); Japan

2011 - Emergentes DST; Exhibition at Encontros da Imagem; Braga, Portugal

2008 - Habitats; Exhibition in partnership with José Ribeiro at Pavilhão 28 (P28); Lisbon, Portugal

2008 - Telegram; Exhibition at Potássio 4 Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal

 

Photobooks Exhibitions

2014 - Photobook Show Vasli Souza Gallery; Blue Mud Swamp; Malmo, Sweden

2014 - Photobook Show Tokyo Institute of Photography - 72Gallery; a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Tokyo, Japan

2013 - Photobook 2013 Davis Orton Gallery; a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Hudson, USA

2013 - FAMILY: RMA Institute; a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Bangkok, Thailand

2013 - Livres: Dispara Xestión Cultural; a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are) and Blue Mud Swamp; Galicia, Spain

2013 - Rencontres d’Arles; Blue Mud Swamp; Arles, France

2012 - Rencontres d’Arles; a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Arles, France

2012 - Photobook Show Helsinki Museum of Photography; a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Helsinki, Finland

2012 - Photobook Show Brighton; a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Brighton, UK

2012 - Philadelphia Photo Arts Center (PPAC); Indie Photobook Library selection - a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Philadelphia, USA

2012 - Flash Forward Festival; Indie Photobook Library selection - a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Boston, USA

2011 - Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP); Indie Photobook Library selection - a minha casa é onde estás (my home is where you are); Atlanta, USA

 

Catalogues

2013 - No, Nay, Never, No MoreEdition: Oranbeg Press, U.S.A.

2013 - Ottanta - An internacional Prespective, A local Insight; Edition: Bipielle Arte, Italy

2013 - Photographs by The Next Generation: Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2012; Edition: Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts (KMoPA), Japan

 

Magazines

2013 - American Photo Magazine / Archivo / Eiyo Magazine / IMA Magazine / GUP Magazine / Landspace Stories Magazine / Tonelit Magazine / SuperMassiveBlackHole Magazine / PRIVATE Magazine / YET Magazine

2012 - Magazin für Fotografie / R-E-V-I-E-W Magazine

2011 - Source Magazine: The Photographic Review


Workshops

2008 - Photography and Image with Fréderique Babin (Editor Le Monde 2); Lisbon, Portugal

 

Contests

2012 - Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2012; Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts (KMoPA); Kiyosato, Japan

2009 - Encontros da Imagem; Braga, Portugal

2009 - Joop Swart Masterclass; Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Collections

Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts (KMoPa); Japan

Besart - Coleção Banco Espírito Santo; Portugal

Fundação EDP - Coleção de Arte; Portugal

Pente 10 Gallery - Contemporary Photography; Portugal

Private Collections