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Acrylic on paper . 55cm x 42cm . 2015

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Untitled

Acrylic on canvas . 200cm x 140cm . 2017

MANUEL SAN-PAYO

1958 - Lisbon, Portugal.

EDUCATION AND ARTISTIC PATH:
- Degree in Painting at E.S.B.A.L. (Superior School of Fine Arts of Lisbon), in 1985;
- Doctorate degree in Drawing at E.S.B.A.L. (Superior School of Fine Arts of Lisbon), in 2009;
- Assistant Professor of Drawing at F.B.A.U.L. (Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon);
- Numerous collaborations as an Illustrator for journals, books, cd covers, posters, etc.;
- One of the founding members of the Monumental Gallery, in Lisbon,
where he currently works as a curator;
- Exhibits his artworks since 1981.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selection):
2017 - Untitled, Painting, Monumental Gallery, Lisbon;
2015 - “Soma Agreste”, Painting, Casa da Cultura de Setúbal, Setúbal;
- “A insustentável empresa da cera”, Painting, Monumental Gallery, Lisbon;
2014 - “A insustentável empresa da cera”, Painting, Centésima Página, Braga;
- “A insustentável empresa da cera”, Painting, Má Arte Gallery, Aveiro;
2013 - "São flores"; Painting, Monumental Gallery, Lisbon;
2011 - “Árvore das Quintas”, Painting, Monumental Gallery, Lisbon;
- “Bunny&Bear”, Painting, Monumental Gallery, Lisbon.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selection):
2017 - "Alice's Mail Art", Mail Art, Monumental Gallery, Lisbon;
- JustMad8 Emerging Art Fair, Stand of the Monumental Gallery, Madrid;
2012 - “Teleférico Dinâmico”, Gomes Alves Gallery, Guimarães;
2011 - “The Moment of Privacy has Passed”, Usher Gallery, Lincoln;
- “Diários Gráficos em Almada”, City Museum, Almada;
- “D`Après Nuno Gonçalves”, Gallery of the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon, Lisbon.

BIBLIOGRAPHY:
- GUERREIRO, Fernando, “O Sol na Gruta - A Invenção da Pintura”,
editing by Vértice, 1992, pp. 19-22;
- JORGE, João Miguel Fernandes, “Manuel San Payo” in “Abstract & Tartarugas - Luz e Sombra Visível”, Lisboa, editing by Relógio d’Água, 1995, pp. 277-280/426-429;
- LLHANSOL, Maria Gabriela, “O príncipe Feliz”, text of the catalog of the painting exhibition at the Monumental Gallery, Lisbon, 1992;
- LOPES, Silvina Rodrigues, “Uma paisagem é uma paisagem?”,
in Magazine LER, nº 60, 2003, pp. 43-49;
- ROSENGARTEN, Ruth and Manuel San Payo, Monumental Gallery, Lisbon, in Magazine Visão, 12nd May 1994, p. 107;
- SAN PAYO, Patrícia, “Do Império a Olho de Pássaro”, editing by Vértice, 1992, pp. 17-18;
- SENA-LINO, Pedro, “O (In)desejável (Im)perfeito”, in Mil Folhas,
editing by PÚBLICO, 31st July 2004;
COLLABORATIONS IN BOOKS:
- AAVV, “Contos Capitais”, editing by Parsifal, Lisbon, 2013 (Illustrations);
- AAVV, “Diários Gráficos em Almada”, Catalog, Museum of Almada, 2011, pp. 79- 81 Salavisa;
- AAVV, “Encenar a Cidade - Intervenções Artísticas nos Tapumes das Obras do Metropolitano de Lisboa”, Metropolitano de Lisboa, Lisbon, 1994;
- AAVV, “O Jogo da Glória - O Século XX Malvisto pelo Desenho de Humor”, editing by Quidnovi, Presidency of the Republic, Lisbon, 2013 (article);
- “As marcas do lápis” in AAVV, “Arriscar uma Ideia”, catalog of the exhibition at the The Botanical Garden - Natural History Museum, Lisbon, 2002, pp.12-15;
BIRCH, Helen, "Freehand, sketching tips & tricks drawn from art", editing by Hardie Grant books, Rotovision, 2013, Melbourne, London (Illustrations);
- CARVALHO, Cristina, “Ana de Londres”, editing by Parsifal, Lisbon, 2013 (Illustrations);
- CARVALHO, Cristina, “Quatro Cantos do Mundo”, editing by Planeta, Lisbon, 2014 (Illustrations);
- MONTEIRO, Sara (coord.), “Sei quem sabe 2”, editing by Odemira Foundation, “Desenho” by Manuel San Payo, 2011, pp. 31-36;
- Preface of “A Obra de Arte desconhecida” by Honoré de Balzac, Silvina Rodrigues Lopes (trad.), editing by Vendaval, Viseu, 2002;
- Preface of “Fragmentos pessoais de Caseirão na Casa Fernando Pessoa”, City Hall of Lisbon (org.), Lisbon, 2002;
- SALAVISA, Eduardo, “Diários de Viagem”, editing by Quimera, 2008;
SAN PAYO, Manuel, “Da mancha no desenho”, proofs of pedagogical aptness and scientific capacity, University of Lisbon, 2000;
ESSAYS/WORKS OF ACADEMIC NATURE:
- SAN PAYO, Manuel, “Da mancha no desenho”, proofs of pedagogical aptness and scientific capacity, University of Lisbon, 2000;
- SAN PAYO, Manuel, “Lápis: a linha clara”, proofs of pedagogical aptness and scientific capacity, University of Lisbon, 2000;
- SAN PAYO, Manuel, “O desenho em viagem: Álbum, Caderno ou Diário Gráfico. O Álbum de Domingos António de Sequeira”, PhD Thesis/Drawing, University of Lisbon, 2009;
OTHERS:
- “II International Urban Sketching Symposium”, Lisbon, 2011 (monitor and participant).

PRIVATE/PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
- Bank Totta & Açores;
- City Hall of Lisbon;
- Tecnopolo, Funchal, Madeira;
- Ministry of State Reform and Public Administration;
- ENATUR (National Enterprise of Turism), Lodging Ourém.

LINKS:
- https://www.flickr.com/photos/manuel_san-payo/
- https://www.facebook.com/Manuel-San-Payo-196959843672333/