André Uerba

b. 1983, Lisbon, Portugal
Lives and Works in Berlin, Germany
andre.uerba(at)gmail.com


drawing by Daniel Melim

Education
2013-2015                  Master of Arts, Solo/ Dance/ Authorship, Hochschulübergreifendes
                                   Zentrum Tanz (HZT), Berlin, Germany
2009-2011                  Advanced Photography, Ar.co - Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual (Independent Art School), Lisbon
2007-2009                  Theater, Lisbon Theatre and Film School (ESTC), Lisbon
2005-2008                  Graphic Design, Artistic High School António Arroio, Lisbon


Grants
2013                           CNC (Centro Nacional de Cultura), Portugal
2011                           Inov-art, Sparwasser HQ, Berlin/ Lisbon
2010/11                      Ar.co (Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual), José de Guimarães, Lisbon



Performance (Own Creations & Collaborations)
2015                           Escuro3, Miguel Pereira, Espaço Alkantara, Empty Cube, Lisbon
                                   Atlas, Ana Borralho & João Galante:
                                   Le Phenix, Scène Nationale, Valenciennes, France;
                                   CIRCA (Pôle National des Arts du Cirque), Auch, France;
                                   Théâtre Nanterre Amandiers, France;
                                   Festival Escenas do Cambio, Santiago de Compostela, Spain;
                                   Humain Trop Humain, Montpellier, France;
                                   Charleroi, Performance Biennal 3, Charleroi Danses, Belgium;
                                   Reykjavík Dance Festival w/ LÓKAL Theatre Festival, Reykjavík, Iceland;
                                   Vitoria-Gasteiz, ARTIUM, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
                                   sexyMF, Ana Borralho & João Galante, HAU, Berlin; Maria Matos, Lisbon.

2014                           Atlas, Ana Borralho & João Galante:
                                   Teatr Powszcheny, Warsaw, Poland;   
                                   
Arsenic, Lausanne, Switzerland;
                                   MU Theatre, Budapest, Hungary;
                                   CESC Pompeia, São Paulo, Brazil;
                                   Baltoscandal, Rakvere, Estonia;
                                   Alhóndiga, Bilbao, Spain

2013                           Atlas, Ana Borralho & João Galante, Vooruit, Ghent, Belgium

2012                           Atlas, Ana Borralho & João Galante:
                                   Teatro Viriato, Portugal;
                                   Materiais Diversos Festival, Portugal.

                                   Ilhas, Karnart, Centro Cultural Vila Flor, Guimarães, Portugal

2011                           Monster, Carlota Lagido, EIRA, Lisbon
                                   Unknown Piece:
                                   Art Stroke Fair, Berlin, Germany;
                                   Cologne Art Fair, Cologne, Germany.
                                   The Air Between Us, Altes Finanzamt, Berlin, Germany
                                   Stand by, Teatro da Garagem, "Try Better, Fail Better", Lisbon

2010                           Húmus, Karnart, Galeria Monumental, Lisbon
                                   Bodies in Urban Spaces, Willi Dorner, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
                                   Friends w/ Benefits, Ana B. & João G., Alkantara Festival, São Luiz, Lisbon
                                   Bodies in Urban Spaces, Willi Dorner, Alcobaça & Torres Vedras, Portugal
                                   sexyMF, Ana Borralho & João Galante, Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon
                                   Unknown Piece, Lisbon Contemporary Art Fair, Lisbon
                                   Jovens Russos Falam de Problemas Eternos, Espaço Ginjal, Cacilhas, PT

2009                           Long Distance Call, Rafael Alvarez:
                                   Temps d’Image, Negócio, Lisbon;
                                   Mousonturm, Frankfurt, Germany
                                   I Put a Spell on You, Ana Borralho & João Galante, Forum Dança, Lisbon
                                   Ring, Felix Ruckert, Escrita na Paisagem, Évora, Portugal
                                            
2008                           Doce, Sílvia Pinto Coelho, Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon
                                   Se eu não puder dançar, Miguel Moreira, Lisbon
                                   I Put a Spell on You, Ana Borralho & João Galante, LX Factory, Lisbon

2007                           sexyMF, Ana B. & João Galante, Temps d'images, Culturgest, Lisbon

2006                           sexyMF, Ana Borralho & João Galante, Galeria Graça Brandão, Lisbon


Workshops
2015                           Erwin Wurm, Autocenter, Berlin

2013                           Settlement 7, Vladimir Miller, Uferstudios, Berlin

2012                           Dive into a process, André Lepecki & Vera Mantero, Lisbon
                                   Cells, Politics and Choreography, Frederic Gies, Berlin

2011                           Laboratory Encontros RUMO, Vera Mantero, Lisbon
                                   Persona, Ming Wong, Berlin

2010                           Composition, Vera Mantero, Lisbon

2009                           Real Time Composition, Cláudia Dias, Lisbon                                                                       
                                   Composition & Improvisation, Meg Stuart, Lisbon
                                   Real Time Composition (intensive), Cláudia Dias, Lisbon


Video Screenings
2014                           31st Birthday, FUSO, Museu da Eletricidade, Lisbon
                                   En Grève, FUSO, Museu da Eletricidade, Lisbon
                                   31st Birthday, CNC, Galeria Fernando Pessoa, Lisbon
                                   Temporary Thrill, CNC, Galeria Fernando Pessoa, Lisbon
                                    L'Origine, Add Wood, Lisbon
                                   Temporary Thrill, Add Wood, Lisbon
                                   Wo nun niemand mehr ist, Rundgang, HZT, Berlin, Germany 

2013                           L'Origine, Rossio#3, Filmar o Corpo, Espaço Alkantara, Lisbon
                                   L'Origine, Ausufern, HZT, Berlin, Germany
                                   L'Origine, ZDB, Rabbit Hole, Lisbon

2012                           Aquarium, FUSO, Museu Berardo, Lisbon
                                   26th Birthday, O Dizer do Corpo, Espaço Ilimitado, Porto, Portugal
                                   26th Birthday, Movimento Arriscado, Escrita na Paisagem, Évora
                                   Everything Ends, Ciclo Klossowski, Cinemateca & Museu Berardo
                                   Under, Ciclo Klossowski, Cinemateca & Museu Berardo, Lisbon
                                   26th Birthday, Ciclo Klossowski, Cinemateca & Museu Berardo, Lisbon

2011                           26th Birthday, Verão Azul Festival, Lagos, Portugal

2008                           Aquarium, 60sec.org Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
                                   Aquarium, ONE MINUTES PT, Gulbenkian, Lisbon
                                   Take your Dreams, ONE MINUTES PT, Gulbenkian, Lisbon
                                   Take your Dreams, Novíssimos – Cinema São Jorge, Lisbon

Photography
2013                           There is No Longer a Place to be, exhibition, EXP12 gallery, Berlin

2012                           There is No Longer a Place to be, exhibition, Agora, Berlin

2010                           Bed, Spunk (arts) Magazine, New York

2009                           Untitled, Spunk (arts) Magazine, New York

2008                           Pietà, Ninja Magazine, Paris, France 
                                   Untitled, Ninja Magazine, Paris, France
                                   Accumulation, Ninja Magazine, Paris, France
                                   Green thoughts & Wrong direction, Textos & Pretextos, Lisbon



Installation

2013                            Nothing is mine, EXP12 gallery, Berlin, Germany

2011                            Red Carpet, Freies Museum Berlin, Transient Museum, Agora Collective
                                    Nothing is mine, Agora, Berlin, Germany

2010                            All is Vanity, Palácio Verride, Lisbon

2009                            Promised Land, Palácio da Trindade, Lisbon


Artistic Collaborator, Assistant, Group Coordinator & Workshop Facilitator

2012-2016                   Atlas, Ana Borralho & João Galante (on tour)
                                    sexyMF, Ana Borralho & João Galante