Bio

Luiz D'Orey was born in 1993 in Rio de Janeiro and moved to New York in 2012, where he currently lives and works. After earning his BFA degree from the School of visual arts in May 2016, he was chosen to represent the institution at Pulse Art Fair in Miami. He received, also from SVA, the 727 award (2016), Sillas H Rhodes Award (2016) and the Gilbert Stone scholarship (2015). The young artist has worked as an assistant for the two relevant Brazilian artists Carlos Vergara and Raul Mourão. D'Orey's collages and paintings have been shown in group shows and fairs both in the US and Brazil. He is currently represented by the gallery Mercedes Viegas in Rio.

 

Contact

luizdorey@hotmail.com

 

Group Shows

  • 'Displacement' - Jacaranda, Rio de Janeiro, curated by Gabriela Davies - 2017

  • 'Displacement' - Ugly Duck Gallery, London, curated by Gabriela Davies - 2017

  • 'Rosa' - Galeria Mercedes Viegas, Rio de Janeiro, curated by Gabriela Davies - 2016

  • 'Procession' - Foley Gallery, New York, curated by Gisela Gueiros - 2016

  • 'C, D, no F, G' - Flat Iron Project, New York, curated by Peter Hristoff - 2016

  • 'Sem Título' - Galeria Mercedes Viegas, Rio de Janeiro, curated by Gabriela Davies - 2016

  • 'Crime and Punishment' - SVA Chelsea Gallery, New York, curated by Thomas Woodruff - 2016

 

Fairs

  • SP Arte - Stand Galeria Mercedes Viegas - 2017
  • Pulse Miami - Stand SVA - 2016
  • ArtRio - Stand Galeria Mercedes Viegas - 2016

 

Awards and Scholarships

  • 727 Award - School of Visual Arts - 2016
  • Sillas H Rhodes Award - School of Visual Arts - 2016
  • Gilbert Stone Scholarship - School of Visual Arts - 2015

 

 

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