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RODRIGUES GONCALVES

Born in 2000 in Madeira Island, Portugal

Resides and works in London, UK, Earth

 

Education

 

[2023-2024]; MA Contemporary Art Practice; Royal College of Arts; London; UK

[2019-2024]; Mike Davies CBE RIBS FRSA FRGS FICPD Mentorship Program; RSHP; London; UK

 

[2019-2022]; BA (Hons) Artist Designer Maker: Glass and Ceramics; University of Sunderland; Sunderland; UK

                    

[2016-2018]; Scientific – Humanistic Course of Visual Arts; Escola Secundaria Francisco de Franco; Funchal; PT

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Awards    

 

[2019-2024]; Mike Davies CBE RIBS FRSA FRGS FICPD Mentorship Program; RSHP; London; UK

[2023-2024]; Mike Davies CBE Grant; Royal College of Arts; London; UK

[2023-2024]; The RCA Grant; Royal College of Arts; London; UK

 

[2023]; Public Choice UK New Artist of The Year 2022 Robert Walters Group; Saatchi Gallery; London; UK

[2022-2023]; Future Fund Graduate Scholarship; University of Sunderland; Sunderland; UK

[2019-2022]; The Mike Davies CBE Scholarship; University of Sunderland; Sunderland; UK 

[2022]; Highly Commended New Graduate Review; Contemporary Glass Society; Dickleburgh; UK

 

[2022]; Best in Glass; Degree Show BA (Hons) Artist Designer Maker: Glass and Ceramics 2022; University of Sunderland; Sunderland; UK

                             

[2021]; Winner 2021 Glass Prize Artist; Warm Glass UK; Bristol; UK

[2018]; Merit Board Humanistic Course of Visual Arts;  Escola Secundaria Francisco de Franco; Funchal; PT

 

[2018]; Winner 2018 Ponto e Virgula; Secretaria Regional de Educacao; Funchal; PT

                                

[2018]; Winner 2018 Cria Poesia; Cria Poesia; Funchal; PT 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

[2024]; MA Contemporary Art Practice; Royal College of Arts; London; UK

 

[2024); Future Archaeologies; Camden Art Center; London; UK

 

[2024]; Matrix; Royal College of Arts; London; UK

 

[2024]; Everything Must Go; The Cookhouse Gallery; Chelsea College of Arts; London; UK

 

[2023]; Let Them Eat Fake- Bad Art; BWG Gallery; London; UK

 

[2022-2023]; 40 Years of Glass and Ceramics; National Glass Centre; Sunderland; UK

 

[2022]; UK New Artist of The Year 2022 Robert Walters Group; Saatchi Gallery; London; UK

 

[2022]; Alumina; Blackwell House; Bowness-on Windermere; UK

                      

[2022]; BA (Hons) Artist Designer Maker: Glass and Ceramics 2022; National Glass Centre; Sunderland; UK

                                                                                             

[2022]; Quiet Room; Anatomy Centre Sunderland’s School of Medicine; Sunderland; UK 

                     

[2021]; Facade; The Holly Art Gallery; London; UK

 

[2020]; Cast in Bronze; The Dundas Street Gallery; Edinburgh; UK

 

[2019]; Sounds like a legend; Tender; Pestana CR7 ; Funchal; PT                        

[2019]; Venho de la do longe; Francisco Franco Gallery; Madeira; PT

[2018]; Passado dos Novos, Zona Velha, Madeira, PT

Publications & Appearances

 

[2024]; Tate Lates, Tate Modern Museum; London; UK

[2024]; Contemporary Art Practice Festival; Royal College of Arts; London; UK

 

[2022]; Contemporary Glass Society - New Graduate Review 2022; Dickleburgh; UK

 

[2022]; Biomedical Visualization; Advances in Experimental Medicine, and Biology; Glasglow; UK

 

[2021]; The New Artist; Boomer Gallery; London; UK  

 

[2021]; The Working Artist III; Working Artist; London; UK

 

[2018]; Ponto e Virgula 2018; Diario de Noticias; Funchal; PT

 

[2018]; Cria Poesia 2018; Cria Poesia; Funchal; PT 

Selected Professional Contributions

 

[2024]; Royal College of Arts; London; UK

 

[2024]; Berengo Studio; Venice; IT

[2022-2023]; Nissan Motor Corporation; Sunderland; UK

  

[2018-2022]; Powderhall Bronze; Edinburgh; UK                                                      

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