David Infante

1982, France.

David Infante is a PhD student at the University of Lisbon, (Fine Arts), and Master in Contemporary Photography at the Royal College of Arts, 2017. He received the BES Revelation award in 2008 by Banco Espírito Santo / Serralves Museum. In 2007 he also received the Pedro Miguel Frade prize, awarded by the Portuguese Center of Photography. In 2014 he is selected for PHotoESPAÑA, Descubrimentos. He has shown his work in several galleries and museums. His most recent shows were at the La Ira de Dios Gallery, Buenos Aires (AR), Royal College of Arts, wip show, London (UK), Modulo gallery,  Lisbon (PT) and Villa Tamaris Centre D’Art, Toulon (France). His work has been referenced in several publications and is also represented in some private and international collections, such as the National Photography Collection / Centro Português de Fotografia, the PLMJ foundation collection and the Novo Banco collection. Currently teaches at the University of Évora.

2019  PhD student at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon, Portugal
2017  MA Photography, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2013  Postgraduate Contemporary Photography, IPA and Atelier of Lisbon, Portugal
2013  Degree in Visual Arts, University of Évora, Portugal
2005  Photography course at the Portuguese Institute of Photography, Lisbon, Portugal

2014  Descubrimentos of Photoespaña, selected work, Spain 
2008  Bes Revelação Award, Banco Espirito Santo and Serralves Museum, Portugal
2007  Pedro Miguel Frade Award, Photography Centre of Portugal, Portugal
2006  Young Creators Award, shortlisted, Portugal

2024  XYZ Books, Lisbon, Portugal
2022  Villa Tamaris, Tolon, France
2021  Resident Tutor – Fotofólio, Cortex Frontal, Arraiolos, Portugal
2016  La Ira De Dios Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Solo Exhibitions
2021  If All Time Is Eternally Present, Modulo Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2018  Mirror Without a Memory, Modulo Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2012  12390948, Modulo Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2010  Partitura em dois Tons, Kameraphoto Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2007  À Flor da Pele, Photography Centre of Portugal, Porto, Portugal
2006  Self-Portrait, Igreja São Vicente, Évora, Portugal
2004  Luz do Sul, 21 Gallery, Évora, Portugal

Collective Exhibitions
2022  Un Éte au Portugal, Villa Tamaris, Toulon, France
2019  Speculum cum Macula, Modulo, Lisbon, Portugal
2018  Art is a Mental Thing, Modulo, Lisbon, Portugal
2018  In Black and White, PMLJ Collection, National Society of Fine Arts, Lisbon, Portugal
2018  Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso Prize, Amadeo S. Cardoso Museum, Amarante, Portugal
2017  Encontros da Imagem, Photography and Visual Arts Festival, Braga, Portugal
2017  Mirror Without a Memory, Royal College of Arts, London, UK
2017  Off Print, Tate Modern, London, UK
2016  Hechos, La Ira De Dios Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2016  WIP show 2016, Royal College of Arts, London,UK
2013  Untitled, Mude Museum, Lisbon, Portugal
2012  Open Stock, Modulo Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2012  Green, Palacio das Galveias Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2009  Bes Revelação, Serralves Museum, Porto, Portugal
2007  Évora ao espelho, D.Manuel Palace, Évora, Portugal
2007  Jovens Criadores, Centro Municipal de Exposições, Odivelas, Portugal     
2007  Jovens Criadores, Centro congressos de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

Selected Publications
2012  Portfolio Magazine, Published by Fundação Eugénio de Almeida
2010  Futures and Options, Published by  PLMJ Foundation
2008  Bes Revelação, Published by Serralves Museum
2007  Young Talent, Published by C.P.A and I.P.J
2007  Contemporary Sculpture, Published by Fundação Eugénio de Almeida
2007  À Flor da Pele, Published by Photography Centre of Portugal
2006  Évora ao Espelho, Published by Câmara Municipal de Évora