Institut Kunst
Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst
Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz

Atelier Gebäude A 1.10
Oslo-Strasse 3
4142 Münchenstein b. Basel

Tram 11, Station Freilager
T +41 61 228 40 77

Institut Kunst HGK FHNW
Freilager-Platz 1
CH-4002 Basel




Hugo Canoilas

Vienna, Artist




Hugo Canoilas (b.1977, Portugal) studied Art at ESAD in Caldas da Rainha, Portugal, and achieved his MA in Painting at the Royal College of Art in London. Canoilas currently lives and works in Vienna, Austria.
The artist’s recent exhibitions include Under thew Volcano – MNAC Sonae Art Cycles, Chiado Museum Lisbon, Amo-te na Boca (2016) at Galeria Quadrado Azul, Lisbon; AV Festival in Newcastle (2016), I’ll devour your eyes (2016), Galerie Andreas Hueber, Vienna;Someone a long time ago (2015) at Cooper Gallery in Dundee; Crocodile (2015), at Autocenter, Berlin; Arquipélago (2015), curated by Paulo Mendes at Matadouro, Porto; Ficarra Contemporary Divan (2015) in Ficarra; Dromosphere (2015), at Galleria Collicaligreggi in Catania; Destination Wien at Kunsthalle Wien, on Vienna. Hugo Canoilas has also taken part in international projects and exhibitions at De Appel in Amsterdam, Le Magasin in Grenoble, the São Paulo Biennial, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Culturgest and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, these last two in Lisbon.





Institut Kunst
Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz, Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst
Atelier Gebäude A 1.10, Oslo-Strasse 3, 4142 Münchenstein b. Basel

Tram 11 Station Freilager, Freilager-Platz 1, Postfach 22, 4023 Basel
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Institut Kunst HGK FHNW, Freilager-Platz 1, Postfach, CH-4002 Basel

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