Inês Teles

Portuguese artist, based in Lisbon who studied at the Lisbon University’s Faculty of Fine Arts. In 2010 she continued her education in London, firstly at Byam Shaw School of Arts at CSM, where she did a PG Diploma Fine Art, followed by a MA degree in Painting at Slade School of Fine Art, at UCL. Inês Teles exhibits art work regularly in Portugal, London and Paris and she is also a member of the artistic collective Tempos de Vista. Recent shows include 17th Biennial of Cerveira, at Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal , MA/MFA Degree Show, at Slade School of Fine Arts, UCL, in London, A Portrait of Art Movement, organized by Art Pendeo, at 65A Vyner Street, in London and also Desdobramento, enfim!, at the Convent of Santa Mónica, in Lisbon. Extremely interested in collaborations, she often works with non artistic institutions to create unexpected artistic platforms, such as artistic residencies and collective shows. Currently, she is supported by Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation’ Scholarship (2013) and in 2012 Teles also won a Prize in the category of Fine Arts, Young Creators, in Portugal, as well as The UCL Hardship Fund, UCL, in London.