LIVES AND WORKS
LIVES AND WORKS
DATE OF BIRTH
Luísa Ramires (Coimbra, 1994) completed her Painting degree at the Faculty of Fine Arts of Lisbon and a Master in Art Markets at ISCTE.
She uses artistic practices such as drawing, digital manipulation and textile serigraphy. Frequently combines manual techniques with digital techniques, remitting us to the union between these two worlds, exploring the interposition of the genesis of an atmosphere from geological elements.
She exhibits her work in Portugal and abroad, in countries such as Spain, France, New Zealand, Denmark. Her work has been exhibited in several institutions such as Convento do Carmo in Lisbon and Casa das Histórias in Cascais.
Since 2016 collaborates with the National Museum Machado de Castro and Alzheimer Portugal in the artistic coordination and conception of the exhibition “Drawing Time - The Clock Drawing Test”, which counts with 5 editions that happened in the National Museum Machado de Castro in Coimbra (2016 and 2022), Museum of the Treasure of Misericórdia in Viseu (2018), Casa Municipal da Cultura de Estarreja (2019) and Centro Cirúrgico de Coimbra (2023).
She was also a finalist in several competitions, such as the 1st edition of the Casa das Histórias Paula Rego Prize and the International Prize of the City of Guarda, and received an honorable mention in the Jovarte Biennial of Loures.
Luísa Ramires regularly participates in artistic residencies, among which is the Kunstkollektivet 8B in Denmark, Bonecreiro in Barcelos, Portugal and Contextile at Bienal du Lin de Portneuf, Quebec, Canada.
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