Bio / CV

Tito Mouraz, 1977, Portugal.

He finished the Visual Arts and Photography course in the Superior Art School of Oporto (Escola Superior Artística do Porto) in 2010, being this the city where he lives and works currently. Exhibits regularly since 2009 in Portugal and abroad. Some of the most significant exhibitions have taken place at Módulo Gallery (Lisbon); Format International Photography Festival (UK); Blanca Berlin Gallery (Spain); Museu da Imagem (Portugal); Fotofestiwal Lodz (Poland); Festival Circulation(s), Paris (France); Carpe Diem Arte e Pesquisa (Lisbon) and Encontros da Imagem, Braga (Portugal).

Winner in 2013 of The Emergentes DST International Photography Award and the Portfolio Review Award, Carpe Diem Arte e Pesquisa.

In Portugal he is represented by Módulo - Centro Difusor de Arte (Lisbon) and in France by Voies Off Gallery (Arles). His work is present in the BES Art public collection and in some private collections.

Education

  • 2010/2011 - Artist residency in the area of black and white laboratory and photography printing in Superior Art School of Oporto.
  • 2010 - Graduate in Visual Arts and Photography in Superior Art School of Oporto (Escola Superior Artistica do Porto)
  • 2009 - Curricular internship for 6 months in laboratory of photography in the Fine Arts Faculty of Porto’s University (Faculdade de Belas Artes do Porto).
  • 2003 - Photography course (theory and black and white laboratory) by the Photography Expression Movement

Selected prizes and awards

2017 - The Kraszna-Krausz Foundation Book Award longlist.
2017 - Selected for the Backlight Photo Festival, Tampere, Finland.

2016 - Selected for the Organ Vida Festival screenings, Zagreb, Croatia.

2015 - Jurors Picks, Daylight Photo Award.
2015 - Selected for the Night Screenings, 20th Voies Off Festival, Arles, France.
2015 - Finalist of JUSTMAG6, Young Artist Award, Madrid, Spain.
2015 - Nominated for the Prix Pictet.
2015 - Finalist of NexoFoto Photography Award.
2015 - Finalist of Grand Prix Fotofestiwal, Lodz, Poland.

2014 - Selected for the Format International Photography Festival, Derby, UK.
2014 - Selected for the Festival Circulation(s) 2015, Paris.
2014 - Finalist of the Portfolio Review 2014, Duesseldorf Photo Weekend, Germany.

2013 - Winner of Emergentes DST Photography Award, Encontros da Imagem, Portugal.
2013 - Winner of Portfolio Review Award, Carpe Diem Arte e Pesquisa, Portugal.

2012 - Finalist of the Emergentes DST Photography Award, Encontros da Imagem, Portugal.
2012 - Selected for Kolga Tbilisi Photo, Georgia.

2011 - Selected for the Fotonoviembre, Tenerife.

2010 - Honorable mention of Young creative of Aveiro (Photography), Portugal.

2009 - Winner of Maio Claro Award, Portugal.

Collections

Banco Espírito Santo, Lisbon
Módulo - Centro Difusor de Arte, Lisbon
Figueiredo Ribeiro collection, Lisbon, PT
EDP Foundation Art Collection / MAAT, Lisbon, PT
PLMJ Foundation, Lisbon, PT
Lapa do Lobo Foundation
Pico do Refúgio
Private collections

Exhibitions

2017

  • "The House of the Seven Women" Backlight Photo Festival, Tampere Art Museum, Finland
  • THEM OR US! Galeria Municipal do Porto, Portugal
  • "Arco-Lisboa" International Contemporary Art Fair (Módulo), Lisbon

2016  

  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Organ Vida Festival, Zagreb, Croatia (projection)
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Voies Off Gallery, Arles, France
  • "Ponto de Partida - Figueiredo Ribeiro collection" QUARTEL, Abrantes, Portugal
  • "Olhares Cruzados / Identidades Diversas" Módulo Gallery, Lisbon

2015

  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Mt.Rokko International Photo Festival, Japan (projection)
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Voies Off Festival, Arles, France
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Fotofestiwal, Lodz, Poland 
  • "El paisaje revisitado", Blanca Berlin Gallery, Madrid, Spain
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" FORMAT Photography Festival, Derby, UK 
  • "Just Mad"(Módulo), Madrid 
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Festival Circulation(s), Paris
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras, London Art Fair, (Voies Off Gallery), London
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Módulo Gallery, Lisbon

2014

  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Ourense Museum
  • "Rua da Cabine" Places of Note: personal landscapes, Gallery FAB, St. Louis, US
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Encontros da Imagem 2014, Braga 
  • "Casa das Sete Senhoras" Carpe Diem Arte e Pesquisa, Lisbon
  • "Est Art Fair" International Contemporary Art Fair (Módulo), Lisbon
  • Summa Contemporary, Matadero, Madrid
  • "Fotógrafos Contemporâneos | O Espírito e o Lugar" Módulo Gallery, Lisbon
  • "Open Space Office" Espaço Mira, Oporto
  • "Rua da Cabine" Fundação Lapa do Lobo 

2013 

  • "Rua da Cabine" Show Me Art Gallery, Encontros da Imagem 2013, Braga
  • "Open Space Office" Museu da Imagem, Braga
  • "Casa//Arte" Palacio de Cibeles (Módulo), Madrid
  • "Rua da Cabine" Encontros de Agosto, Fortaleza, Brazil
  • "Rua da Cabine" Plataforma Revólver, Lisbon
  • "Open Space Office" Módulo Gallery, Lisbon
  • "Territoires de la Photographie Portugaise" Les Photaumnales, Beauvais, France
  • "Portuguese Photography Night" Fotofestiwal, Lodz, Poland (projection)
  • "Dear Stories" Museu da Imagem, Braga
  • "Just Mad"(Módulo), Madrid

2012 

  • "Open Stock" Módulo Gallery, Lisbon
  • "Laissez Faire" Independent Art Show, Porto
  • "Portugaalia" Latvian Museam of Photography, Riga
  • "Kolga Tbilisi Photo" Georgia
  • "Fotografia Europea" Reggio Emilia, Italy (projection)

2011

  • "Leitura(s)" Módulo Gallery, Lisbon
  • "Arte Lisboa" (Módulo), Lisbon
  • "Atlántica Colectivas" Fotonoviembre, Tenerife
  • "Portugaalia" Noorus Gallery, Tartu, Estonia

2010 

  • "Leitura(s)" Encontros da Imagem 2010, Braga
  • "Arte Lisboa" (Módulo), Lisbon
  • "City Museum" Aveiro