André Fortes born 1988, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

Education

2015-2017           Washington State University             MFA: Art Practices

2012-2013           Pacific Northwest College of Art      MA: Critical Theory and Creative Research

2007-2012          Portland State University                  BFA: Art Practices

 

Teaching Experience

Professor of Drawing and Two-Dimension Design, Undergraduate, 2015-2016

Assistant Teacher with the Art4Life After School Program, Grades K-5, June 2013-June 2014

Drawing and Painting Instructor, Ashaninka youths, ages 4 to 16, December-January 2013

Drawing and Painting Teacher with the SUN Program, Grades 4-5, March-June 2012

 

Exhibitions

Solo

2016

The Space Between, Elizabeth Lofts Gallery, Portland, OR

2015

Against It, WSU Gallery III, Pullman, WA

2012

Diffusion, White Gallery, Portland, OR

Group

2017

6 Hours, Lodge Gallery, Portland, OR

2016

Failure, Ridenbaugh Gallery, Moscow, ID

Posted, UM Gallery, Missoula, MO

2015

B-Sides, WSU Gallery III, Pullman, WA

2014

Pink, Splendoporium Gallery, Portland, OR

2013

For Hire, Recess Gallery, Portland, OR

2012

EXIT: PSU BFA Thesis Show, MK Gallery, Portland, OR

Time/Sequence, Store Gallery, Portland, OR

2011

FreeForAll, Store Gallery, Portland, OR

ArtKorea, Autzen Gallery, Portland, OR

 

Commissions

Cover Art, Public Eye 12 inch Album, 2016

T-shirt design, Public Eye, 2016

T-shirt design, Night Channels: See You Soon, 2015

Cover Art, Dente Na Mente tape, 2012

Tour Poster and T-shirt design, Defect Defect Japan, 2011

U.S. Tour Poster, Silent Majority, 2011

Cover Art, Autistic Youth 12 inch European Release, 2011

Logo, CaughtOnTape company, 2011