about


Andrea Rocha  
b. 1964 in Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

currently living between London and Rio


Education

Master of Fine Arts, Chelsea College of Arts UAL, 2020
Post Graduate Diploma of Fine Arts, Chelsea College of Arts UAL, 2018
Bachelor in Languages, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, 2005
Bachelor in Social Comunication, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, 1987


Selected Group Exhibitions

2019
‘Chelsea MA Fine Art Summer Show 2019’ @ Chelsea College of Arts, London (July)
‘Lab Store T-shirt Project’ @ Lab Store, London (June)
‘ArteFat’, selected by curators Pahlavi Surana & Sofia Palacios (Sotheby's Institute of Art) in collaboration with Peter Ibberson, @ Cookhouse Gallery, London (June)              
‘Art in the Castle’, @ Bletchingley Castle, Surrey (May)     
‘Supernatural’, @ Mafa Gallery, London (May)
‘Dress Rehearsal I’, in collaboration with Lelia Byron @ Cookhouse Gallery, London (April)
‘Cookies & Coke’, Batch Collective @ Art Number 23 Gallery, The Old Biscuit Factory, Bermondsey, London (March)
‘One Night Stand’ @ Coco Room, Wimbledon College of Arts, London (March)
‘Be Mine’, installation and performance @ Cookhouse Gallery, London (February)
‘Wicked Game’ @ Triangle Space, London (January)

2018
‘Spectacular Sensation’, Medicine Gallery @ Five Bells, New Cross, London (December)
‘Livro Inventado II’, artist’s books exhibition, @ Galeria Oriente, Rio de Janeiro (December)
‘Obsessions’ @ Cookhouse Gallery, London (November)
‘FOUR’, presented by 5in5, @ Stour Space, London (July)
‘Undergraduate Summer Show 2018’, Chelsea College of Arts (June)
‘THREE’, presented by 5in5, @ hARTslane, London (June)
‘TWO’, presented by 5in5, @ Buster Mantis, London (May)

2017
‘Livro Inventado I’, artists’ books exhibition, @ Galeria Oriente, Rio de Janeiro (July)
‘Feira URCA’, artists’ books exhibition, @ Ateliê da Imagem, Rio de Janeiro (June)

2014
‘Flicks’, @ Galeria Paçoca, Rio de Janeiro (December)

2013
‘Campo de Livros II’, @ Centro Cultural da Justiça Federal, artists’ books exhibition, Rio de Janeiro (June)

2012
‘Campo de Livros’, @ Casa da Ladeira, artists’ books exhibition, Rio de Janeiro (June)


Teaching

2018
Speaker at Dr. Claudia Chigres ‘Literature and Other Arts’ class, @ Pontifícia Universidade Católica, Rio de Janeiro (September)


Awards

2018
Selected by the ‘Orbital’ project from Lewis Global Communications to display degree show work in the Lewis Millbank Tower office, London (June)


Future Engagements
Solo Exhibition in Rio de Janeiro - August 2019