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Alexandra Santos
Alexandra Santos

Alexandra Santos
Alexandra Santos

Alexandra Santos

About Artist

I am interested in the dichotomy and relationship between Nature and Culture, often using the animal as a symbolic Other. I also incorporate ideas of Cosmology, Psychoanalysis and Mysticism in my work. My practice encompasses a variety of mixed media, such as Photography/Video, Performance and drawing.
Telephone: 07741098546
Email: alexandra@parlourcollective.co.uk

 

Solo Exhibitions

November - December 2011 “Time Master”
Maria vai com as Outras
Porto, Portugal
January - February 2005 - “Zoo”
Galeria Pedro Serrenho Arte Contemporânea
Lisbon, Portugal
September - October 2004
The Space
Isle of Dogs, London
June - July 2003 - “Escapism”
Galeria Pedro Serrenho Arte Contemporanea
Lisbon, Portugal
February - March 2002
The Media Centre
London
December 2001 - February 2002
“Saatchi & Saatchi” Advertising
London

 

Joint Exhibitions

PERFORMANCES
January 29th 2015 - "Parlour Symbolique", Freud Museum,
London
November 2013 – Mirrors to the sky, “Silent Cacophony”
Barbican centre and surrounding streets
London
July 2013 – Parlour Arabesque
Leighton House Museum
Kensington, London
October 2012 – Parlour souterrain
Brunel Museum
London
September 2012 – Parlour Jardin
Oxford University Botanical gardens
Oxford, Oxfordshire
May 2011 – Parlour Principia
Swedenborg Hall
London
22 October 2010 – “Parlour Praxis” – Parlour Collective
Performance title: ‘Eating an apple in church’
Christchurch Spitalfields
London
24 September 2010 – “Parlour Collective na Ler”
Performance title: ‘ First there was a beginning then infinity’
Ler Devagar/ Lx Factory
Lisbon, Portugal
14 may 2010 – “Parlour École Loqueteuse” – Parlour Collective
Ragged School museum
Mile end, London
5 March 2010 – “Middle of Nowhere (Objects and actions in the abyss)”
Departure Gallery
Southall, UK
28 January 2010 – “Cultlet” – (The Red velvet Curtain cult)
In response to Marcus Coates exhibition “Psychopomp”
Milton Keynes gallery
Milton Keynes, UK
June 2009 -“Melquiades”
The Crypt at St. Pancras Church
Euston, London
25 May 2009 – “Parlour Chirurgie” – Parlour Collective
Title: “Nigredo, Rubedo, Albedo”
The Old Operating Theatre
London
19 September 2008 – “Lust & Luxuria” – (The Red velvet curtain cult)
Title: “telling a story”
The Whitechapel gallery
London
24 June 2008 – “In the shadows”
Title: “Hidden (In the shadows)”
The Crypt at St. Pancras church
Euston, London
April 2008 – Chelsea college of Art Performance Symposium
Title: “Black hole”
Chelsea college of Arts & Design
Millbank, London
February 2008 – “Lunacy” by the Red Velvet Curtain Cult
Title: “Interlude with typewrite/timespace”
Whitechapel gallery
London
December 2007 – “La Maison a remonté le temps”
La Maison de Poupees
Paris, France
September 2007 – “Prestalgia” – The Red Velvet Curtain Cult
Collaborative Performance/ Installation with “The great Antagonist”
Melange
London
May 2007 – Parlour Étude – Parlour Collective
Title: “A very good book”
Oxford University Performance Arts Festival
Oxford, London
May 2007 – The Red velvet curtain cult
One night event of Performance/Art/ Film/Music
Random
Shoreditch London
GROUP SHOWS
2-17 November 2013 – “Diverse Gatherings” (Contemporary Photography)
No Format gallery
London SE18
May 2011 – “Objects of Desire”
Freud Museum
London
July 2010 – “Black Hole” (Video)
Kopas gallery, South Korea
December 2009 – “Voyeur” – The Red velvet Curtain cult
(In response to Sophie Calle exhibition)
The Whitechapel gallery
London
April – June 2008 – “00s Nature” – part I and II
Contemporary Arts Project
Shoreditch, London
December 2007 – “La Maison a remonté le temps”
La Maison de Poupees
Paris, France

 

Commissions

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