Biography

Pedro Matos (Santarém, 1989) lives and works in Lisbon, Portugal. His work has been presented in solo exhibitions such as Eduardo Secci Contemporary in Florence and Galeria Presença in Oporto. His work has also been included in exhibitions at the Saatchi Gallery (London), Huset for Kunst og Design (Denmark), Fifi Projects (Monterrey/Miami), Museu do Côa (Vila Nova de Foz Côa), National Army Museum (London), The Goss Michael Foundation (Dallas), University of Arizona Museum of Art (Arizona), Phillips de Pury (London), among others. 

Pedro's background in contemporary art was expanded with his education at the Faculdade Nacional de Belas Artes de Lisboa in Lisbon, ArCo Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual in Lisbon and Central Saint Martins - University of the Arts in London. In parallel to his own practice, Matos has curated exhibitions, contributed as a guest editor in several publications and co-founded Aujourd'hui - a Lisbon based independent editorial and curatorial platform that promotes and supports contemporary art practices (2015-2018).