LUÍS FERNANDES

ABOUT

Luís Fernandes (Braga, 1981) is a musician, sound artist and curator. His work is developed within the domains of musical composition, performance and art curating.

Besides a consistent work in the exploratory electronic music domain, he has collaborated with a wide range of artists in the past years, including some key figures of modern portuguese music and international artists, such as Hans-Joachim Roedelius, Rhys Chatham and Toshimaru Nakamura.

He also composes music for cinema, video and installations, including the film Mahjong, by João Pedro Rodrigues and João Rui Guerra da Mata, presented at Cannes and Locarno festivals, and the exhibition Porto Poetic, an homage to the architects Álvaro Siza and Eduardo Souto Moura, in the Triennale di Milano and Museum of Modern Art – MoMa.

His work has been reviewed and highlighted by publications such as The Wire, The Arts Desk, Guardian, The Liminal, No Modest Bear, Visitation Rites, Les Inrockuptibles and several portuguese publications.

Luis Fernandes is also the artistic director of Semibreve Festival, since 2011, and gnration, since 2014. He was invited curator of BIE festival on the 17th Cerveira Biennial and has commissioned works to artists including Phill Niblock, Mark Fell, Stephan Mathieu and Hans-Joachim Roedelius.

 

 

INFOS / INSTITUTIONAL WORKS ENQUIRIES  info (at) luiscfernandes.com

TELEPHONE  +351 914 916 698

ADDRESS Factory Business Center EN101, Avenida Barros e Soares, Nº 423, 4715-214 Braga, Portugal