Tamar Guimarães


Tamar Guimarães was born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. She lives and works in Copenhagen.




pinksummer, Genova


The Last Days of Watteau, in collaboration with Kasper Akhøj, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo

L’au-Delà (Des Noms et Des Choses), in collaboration with Kasper Akhøj, Jeu de Paume Satellite at Maison d’art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur-Marne

The Afterlife (of Names and Things), Arhus kunstbygning, Arhus


The Work of the Spirit (Parade), Gasworks, London


A Man Called Love, Artspace Sydney, Sydney

Dura Lex Sed Lex, no Cabelo só Gumex, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen


A Man Called Love, IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane

Dura Lex Sed Lex (no cabelo so Gumex), Solo show at Kunstpavillon, Innsbruck


Thinking Aloud, Overgaden, Copenhagen




Future Scenarios with an Open End, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart

31st São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo

Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

ICA @ 50, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) / University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Learning Site, Konstföreningen Aura, Lund

Les Rencontres Internationales, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

Les Rencontres Internationales, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

Courtisane Film festival, Ghent


55th Venice Biennial, The Encyclopedic Palace, International Art Exhibition, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Venice, Italy – in collaboration with Kasper Akhøj

Sharjah Biennial 11, curated by Yuko Hasegawa, United Arab Emirates – in collaboration with Kasper Akhøj
Casa de Vidro, curated by Hans-Ulrich Obrist at Lina Bo Bardi’s house, Lina Bo and P.M Bardi Institute, Sao Paulo

Better Homes, SculptureCenter, Long Island City, New York

TV Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark – in collaboration with Kasper Akhøj
Sin razón aparente, Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid


CIFO, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Grants and Commissions Program, Miami

Novo Museo Tropical, Teoretica, San José

XIX Image Symposium: Bewitched System. The Exorcising Role of images, Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid

Project 35 – Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt – Centre d’Art, Biel/Bienne

Drop the Pin, Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn

Do You Remember the Future, St. Petersburg

The Loitering Presence of the rational Actor, Universal Studio, Manhattan, New York

LUX/ICA Biennial of Moving Images, London

TRAMWAY art film biennial, September 14-16, Glasgow


Os Primeiros Dez Anos [The first ten years],Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo
Intinerância da 29ª Bienal de São Paulo, Palácio das Artes, Belo Horizonte

Second World Cycle, Gallery Nova, Zagreb

En Obras, Coleção Teixeira de Freitas, TEA Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Stories, in between, Stiftelsen 3,14, Bergen

24 Advertisements, A project for Magazines curated by Jacob Fabricius

Subjective Projections, Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefelder

The Return of the Losers, Kalmar Konstmuseum

All that Fits: The Aesthetics of Journalism, Derby Quad, Derbyshire

Tudo è, Fondazione Pitti, Osservatorio Arti Contemporanee (OAC), Florence

Mitologias, Citè des Arts, Paris

The Thousand Dreams of Stellavista, CAC Synagogue de Delme

Viennale Film Festival, Vienna


The Traveling Show, Botkyrka Konsthall, Tumba

Lunds Konsthall Presentation, Lund

Epílogo, Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Zapopan, Jalisco

ICI Project 35, Independent Curators International, Multiple Venues, New York

Grand Domestic Revolution, Casco Projects, Utrecht

29º Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo

Monkey See, Monkey Do, Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz

The watchers, the liars, the dreamers, Frac Ile-de-France / Le Plateau

Beyond, Starkwhite Gallery, Auckland

Traveling Show, La Coleccion Jumex , Mexico City

No Soul For Sale, Tate Modern, London

Nordic Art Triennial, Eskilstuna Museum, Eskilstuna

Images Film Festival and Experimental Media Congress, Toronto


31ª Panorama da Arte Brasileira. Mamoyguara Opá Namó Pupé, Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, São Paulo

Bright Morning Star, Kenneth Anger cycle, Galeria Zé dos Bois, Lisbon

Oberhausen Short Film Festival, Oberhausen

Still / Moving / Still, Knokke-Heist


Possibilities of Change, CuratorLab, Åland Art Museum

7th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju

3rd Guanghzhou Triennial, Guangdong Museum, Guangzhou

Privilege Symposium, Föreningen JA!, Lilith Performance Studio, Malmö

CatBag, An afternoon of Cadavre Exquis, Objectif Exhibitions, Air Antwerp

The Audacity of Desperation: An Evening of Cadavre Exquis, Performance Space122, New York

Así se escribe la historia, La Casa Encendida, Madrid

A Principle of Assumptions, Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul

Cast Some Light, Glasgow International Festival of Contemporary Visual Arts

I know the world 2, SMART Project Space, Amsterdam

Interfacing Practices, Magnus Muller Gallery, Berlin

Whitney ISP Exhibition, old DIA Center, Chelsea, New York


CPH DOX international documentary film festival, New Visions, Copenhagen

I know the world, Sparwasser HQ, Berlin

Crosskick, Hannover Kunsthalle, Hannover

Fair Play Award, Play Gallery for still and motion pictures, Berlin

Summer School, Organized by HOMEWORKS, PS122 Gallery, New York

Larm Festival, Kulturhuset, Stockholm

LOOP, Film Festival, Barcelona

Unravelled, Signal-to-Noise Festival, Malmö

Filmklubben, Orionbion, Stockholm

Parlour Room, co-organizer of temporary project space, Copenhagen


ION Film festival, fringe to the 63rd Venice Film Festival, Lido, Venice

Contemporary Video from Brazilian Artists, Kunst-Werke, Berlin

Esplanaden 2006, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen

Contested Territories: Representing Postcolonial Interest, Greenland National Museum and Archives (NKA), Nuuk, Greenland
Rethinking Nordic Colonialism, NIFCA – Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art, Helsinki


Populism Talk Series: a collaboration with The Populism Exhibition Project, Nifca, Berlin


Fristad København, I-N-K (Institut for Nutidkunst), Copenhagen


Who’s the Story Teller, Kiasma, Bergen Kunsthall and Overgaden

50th Venice Biennale (with Martha Rosler and the Oleanna group), Venice

4th Istanbul Student Triennial, Istanbul