Gonçalo Lamas

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Gonçalo Lamas

Born in 1995 in Porto (Portugal)

Gonçalo Lamas is an artist, writer, and film- maker, born in Porto. After briefly studying cinema in Porto and Bournemouth, he joined the BA Fine Art 4D at Central Saint Martins, graduating in 2017. Halfway through, he spent a semester at Universität der Künste Berlin, where he joined the Hito Steyerl class. In 2020, with a grant from Porto City Council, he produced the performance Boeing No. 737-800 in F#m, presented at Culturgest Porto. An accompanying artist's book was launched at the sixth Artist Self-Publishers' Fair in London. His first work for cinema, Granary Squares, premiered in the National Competition at the 2021 edition of IndieLisboa. In 2022, Glasgow-based SPAM zine & Press edited his first poetry pamphlet some times zero hours.