Francisco Sousa Lobo

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS AND CV

Francisco Sousa Lobo

2018

CONTACT
comicscomplex@gmail.com
website: www.franciscosousalobo.com
EDUCATION
  • PhD Art, Practice Based, Goldsmiths College, London, 2011-2016
  • PGCE (Post Graduate Certificate in Education), London, 2012-2015 (Module 1)
  • MA Fine Art: Printmaking, Royal College of Art, London, 2005-2007
  • Other courses: Desenho, ilustração e gravura, Ar.Co, Lisbon, 2004
  • DIPLOMA in Architecture, FAUTL, Lisbon, 1992-1999
  • Scholarship Erasmus, Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia, 1997
Published Comic Books
  • Câmara Escura, LX Comics, 2003
  • The Dying Draughtsman, Associação Chili Com Carne, 2013
  • The Upper Room, Associação Chili Com Carne, 2014
  • I Like Your Art Much, Self Published, 2015
  • The Francisco Problem, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 2015
  • The Care of Birds (150 pages), Chili Com Carne and Penguin Random House (future), 2015
  • It’s No Longer I That Liveth (96 pages), Mundo Fantasma and Chili Com Carne 2016
  • Desert / Cloud (200 pages), Chili Com Carne, 2017
  • Master Song (24 pages), Kus Comics, 2017
  • Pequenos Problemas (Little Problems), Chili Com Carne, 2018
Published Comic Strips
  • Philip Guston and the Politics of Trash, Performance Research, 2018
  • Disegno, Issue 14, 2017
  • Art Review, May issue, A Private View, 2014
  • Zona de Desconforto, Collective, , Associação Chili Com Carne, London Falling, 2014
  • Público newspaper, O Homem que Recebia o Correio com um Século de atraso, 2005
  • Mesinha de Cabeceira, Dark, Cold Thing, 2005
  • Jornal Universitário, O Fim da Arte, Suicide Artists or The End of Art, 2005
  • Quadrado, Bedeteca magazine, (untitled, unpublished), 2004
Selected Exhibitions
  • The Forty Thieves, work in progress, Europe House, Westminster, London, 2016
  • New Contemporaries 2015 (ICA and other venue)
  • Solo Exhibition at Amadora BD (Portugal’s main comics festival)
  • Someone a Long Time Ago (inside Hugo Canoilas’ exhibition), Cooper Gallery, Dundee, 2015
  • Quadradinhos / Treviso Comics Festival, 2015
  • Crisis Song, Gambados, 2014
  • Museu do Chiado, Abecedário, 40 anos do Ar.Co, 2013
  • Gallerie Kamm, Berlin, 2013
  • Shoreline – Artes Plásticas na colecção do Ar.Co, CAS, Sines, 2012
  • The Way, Performance, Goldsmiths College, London, 2012
  • Temporary exhibition, Arts Council Headquarters, London, 2011-2012
  • Dieci Giorni per un arte collettiva, Turim, 2011
  • Futures Market Project, The Mews, London, 2011
  • Jornal Mural, Project by Hugo Canoilas, Lisbon, 2010
  • Futures Market Project, Lisbon Art Fair, 2010
  • A Linha Curva, Allgarve Contemporary Art Programme, Vilamoura, 2010
  • Printmaking, The Mews, London, 2010
  • And then again, Museu da Cidade, Lisbon, 2010
  • À Crise, Galeria Sopro, Lisbon, 2010
  • Paper Wraps Rock, ACME Studios, London, 2009
  • Mobilehome, Loulé, Portugal, 2009
  • Moholy (project by Hugo Canoilas), Transboavista, Lisbon, 2009
  • Salon, Whitecross Gallery, London, 2009
  • Grotto, Solo Exhibition with Mathew Newton, Whitecross Gallery, London, 2008
  • Salon, Whitecross Gallery, London, 2008
  • Pure: Printmaking, Ferreira Projects, London 2008
  • New Contemporaries 2007, New Art Gallery, Walsall; Rochelle School, London; Cornerhouse, Manchester, 2007-2008
  • The Great Exhibition, Royal College of Art, London, 2007
  • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London, 2007
  • Underground, Subway Gallery, London, 2007
  • Kunst Wurst, Cafe Gallery Projects, London, 2007
  • Wood Cut (solo show), RCA, London, 2006
  • Pinocchio Related, La Academia, Venice and The Hockney Gallery, London, 2006
  • Ar.Co Bazar, CCB – Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, Portugal, 2006
  • RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London, 2005, 2006
  • Ilustração Portuguesa 2004, Lisbon, 2004
  • Salão Lisboa, Lisbon, 2003
  • Ilustração Portuguesa 2002, Lisbon, 2002
Collections
  • Colecção Ar.Co, 2012
  • Clifford Chance Art Collection, 2008
  • Sir Terence Conran Collection, 2007
  • Royal College of Art Print Archive, 2007
Awards and Residencies
  • Best Comic Book, Amadora BD 2017
  • Best Writing for a Comic Book, Amadora BD 2017
  • Best Comic Book in a Foreign Language, Amadora BD 2017
  • Best Comic Book, Comic Con 2017
  • Goldsmiths, Research Support Award, 2014
  • Goldsmiths Scholarship, 2012-2013
  • AA2A artist in residence, 2008-2009
  • London Original Print Fair Award, 2007
  • Bolsa da Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Portugal, 2005-2007
  • Award for Excellence – American Society for News Design, 2003
Reviews and Catalogues
  • Art Review, Paul Gravett, May 2014 Issue, Review
  • Ler BD website, Pedro Moura, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Review
  • Expresso newspaper, 2013, The Dying Draughtsman chosen as one of the best books of the year
  • Paul Gravett website, The Dying Draughtsman chosen as one of the best books of the year by Pedro Moura, 2013
  • Rua de Baixo journal and website, 2013, Review for The Dying Draughtsman
  • Shoreline – Artes Plásticas na Colecção do Ar.Co, 2012, Catalogue
  • A Linha Curva, Allgarve, 2012, Catalogue
  • ATA, CPS Box Set Publication, 2011
  • And Then Again, 2010, Catalogue
  • New Contemporaries 2007, Catalogue
  • Art Monthly – New Contemporaries 2007, Review
  • Art Review – New Contemporaries 2007, Review
  • BBC Online – New Contemporaries 2007, Review
  • The Great Exhibition 2007, Catalogue
  • Underground Box Set Publication, 2007
  • Ilustração Portuguesa 2004, 2002, Catalogues
Published Writing
  • Manta Banter - the openings of Portugal in the aftermath of the 1974 revolution, May 2014,
  • Birkbeck Institute Conference on the Carnation Revolution
  • Theology After Bas Jan Ader, Performance Research Magazine, 2013
  • Indecent Disclosure – problems across the public, Goldsmiths College, 2013
  • The Monochrome – a talk about nothing, Goldsmiths College, 2013
  • Madness and spectatorship, Goldsmiths College, 2012
  • And Then Again, Public Presentation, Lisbon, 2010
  • Paper Wraps Rock, Public Presentation Acme Studios, London, 2009
  • Bedfordshire University, Public Presentation Luton, 2008
  • University of East London, Public Presentation, London 2007
  • Pure: Printmaking, Public Presentation to television RTP International, London 2007
  • Royal College of Art, Public Presentation, London 2007
Professional Engagements
  • Independent practice as author and artist, London, 2007- present
  • Senior Lecturer in Illustration, BA, Year 3, Falmouth University, 2016 - present
  • Teaching Assistant in Art Writing (MFA), Goldsmiths College, 2012- 2014
  • Teaching Assistant in Fine Art and History of Art (BA), Goldsmiths College, 2011-2012
  • Invited Lecturer in Art and Design, University of Bedfordshire, 2008
  • Independent practice as artist and illustrator Lisbon, 2002-2005
  • Practice as architect, Lisbon, 1999-2005
  • Member of Ordem de Arquitectos Portugueses, Lisboa, 1999-present