Curriculum Vitae


Colin Ginks


Telephone: +351 918067300


Visual artist; writing; stage.


2018: "Oh Fuck Yeah" solo show, 11/10 to 4/11, A Montanha, Lisbon

"Dirty Little Drawings", 15/09 to 5/10, Late Birds Lisbon.

2018-2017: "A Minha Europa / My Europe" theatre work. Previews: Teatro-Estúdio António Assunção, Almada Portugal, December 2017; Premiere: Teatro da Comuna, Lisbon Portugal, May 2018. Touring.

2017: Inaugural "Pride show"; group show commemorating 50 years of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality, Worcester, UK.

"No Space" solo show, Biblioteca Arquitecto Cosmelli Sant'Anna, Lisbon.

2016: “Envelhecer Fora do Armário", group show, Biblioteca Arquitecto Cosmelli Sant'Anna, Lisbon.

"Eu não sou uma ilha”, group show, Espaço Santa Catarina. Lisbon.

2014: “Senhoras e Senhores”/”Ladies and Gentlemen”, solo show, Liberdade Provisória, Lisboa

2013: “Loose Holes Festival”, co-curator, international queer performance festival, Lisbon and Oporto.

2012: “Isto Também Sou Eu”/”I Am This Also”, group show, participant and curator. Alongside participating artists João Pedro Vale, Rodrigo Oliveira, Ana-Perez Quiroga, and others.

2009: “At the Edges I am Also”, solo show, Lorrie Saunders Gallery, Norfolk, Virginia, USA

2006 to 2009: Artistic residence for The Saint At Large, NYC. Colaboration in a wide range of cultural media projects, exhibitions and events as artist and artistic director.

2006: “Art, Actually”, group show, Leslie-Lohman Museum, NYC.

2005: “In Cock We Trust”, solo show, LGBT Museum, NYC. 2 works selected for the hardback art catalogue: “Umbigo, Coordenados do Corpo” (Portugal)

Curating, gay identity through dance culture. PINK party, Lisbon 2013-2014