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Curriculum Vitae

Helder Marinho Monteiro Sanhudo
Born in 1971, in Vila do Conde.

Graduated in Architecture by FAUP, Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto in 1998, he started his independent activity in that same year, being a Monitor at FAUP until 2000. In 2000, he created the Helder Sanhudo, Arquitecto Lda brand. The Company develops the activity in a private Architecture Atelier, where he has been executing private commission projects, standing out as Author / Creative, responsible and technical director of the works.

In addition to the development of work in the field of Architecture, Urbanism and Planning, he has also been focused, since 1995, on the execution of works in a private Atelier, in the field of Plastic / Graphic Arts / Photography and Furniture Design, carried out by direct order of individuals and also for its own initiative and investment. Represented in Private and Public Collections.

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Since 2011, he participated in several exhibitions, namely, at the Memory Center, in Vila do Conde, Casa das Artes do Porto, Biennial of Art of Gaia and the José Rodrigues Foundation.

In 2016, it opened the space “A PLACE CALLED HELDER SANHUDO”, ATELIER ARQ GALERIA ART WALL.

In 2018, creates the brand Hsanhudo Art Gallery, Portugal, Author’s Jewelery.

Sinais da Natureza

Free Expression

Plastic Arts | Painting

2019, 2020, 2021

Study and development of works in the field of Plastic Arts.

2019

Individual Exhibition:
The Christs of HELDER SANHUDO – “The Precious Archipelago”, EXHIBITION OF JEWELRY, PAINTING AND DRAWING in ATELIER ARQ GALERIA ART WALL – Helder Sanhudo, in Vila do Conde.

2018

In 2018 he started his apprenticeship in the scope of JEWELRY at ESCOLA ALQUIMIA – Lab, in Porto.

Exhibitions at Professional and International Fairs in the Jewelery sector:
PORTO JÓIA – Exhibition of the piece “Tríptico” – September 2018.
OURINDUSTRIA – Exhibition of the piece “Crucification” – March 2018.

2017

Individual Exhibitions:

  • “The Peace of Silence”, VILA do CONDE – 90S and the CHRISTIAN IMAGINARY, Painting and Drawing. Sense / Necessity / Balance, description of Movements and Form. MEMORY CENTER in Vila Conde – October 2017 / January 2018.
  • Series – “Jungle, I tell you”, “War is Hell” and “Rémi écoutant la mer” and Series – “Who is.!? FACE ”,“Masks with Faces Inside”, Painting, Drawing and Sketches. ART WALL GALLERY – Helder Sanhudo, in Vila do Conde.
  • April – 1st Anniversary, “A PLACE CALLED HELDER SANHUDO”, with the Exhibition,“PATHWAYS OF COLLECTION”, Sketches and Paintings – ATELIER ARQ GALERIA ART WALL – Helder Sanhudo, in Vila do conde.

2016

October 2016 / February 2017
Exhibition, 80 YEARS / 80 INTERPRETATIONS BY JOSÉ RODRIGUES – HOMAGE TO THE MASTER, at the Escultor José Rodrigues Foundation. Work offered to the Master, Painting, integrating this in the Collection of the José Rodrigues Foundation.

September / December
Development and final studies of Four Series of works scheduled for 2017.

June / December
Individual Exhibitions, Painting and Drawing, at ATELIER ARQ GALERIA ART WALL – Helder Sanhudo, in Vila do Conde.

May
Individual exhibition, Painting and Drawing, at the invitation of MIXING TASTE. Taking place in Vila do Conde.

April
Inaugurated the Space, “A PLACE CALLED HELDER SANHUDO”, ATELIER ARQ GALERIA ART WALL – HELDER SANHUDO – Individual Exhibition, Painting and drawing, “Author’s Collection”, in Vila do Conde.
MarchParticipation in GAIARTE Onda Bienal – Collective Exhibition, Vila Nova de Gaia.

February
Granted the Interview at Atelier / Home and Atelier ARQ ART in Vila do Conde to Álvaro Queiroz: “Dear Helder Sanhudo, it was a great pleasure knowing you as well as your plastic work, attached is the Film that I gladly made for you, and that CINEMATECA PORTUGUESA will keep for FUTURE MEMORY – Record No. 1024. ”, Lisbon.

January
Beginning of the Series – “Who is.!?
FACE “,“Masks with faces inside ”, – ongoing drawings (2016/2017), Vila do Conde.

2015

  • “To Things Lived” – HELDER SANHUDO – CASA DAS ARTES DO PORTO – Individual Exhibition, Painting and Drawing – in Porto.
  • X EXHIBITION, Theme – ”Plastic Music” – Collective Exhibition of Sculpture and Painting. GALLERY Orthopóvoa in Póvoa de Varzim.
  • 1st BIENAL ARTE de GAIA 2015 – National Competition – in Vila Nova de Gaia.
  • Masks with Faces Inside” – Individual Exhibition, Painting and Drawing – MEMORY CENTER in Vila do Conde.

2014

  • “Arts Week” – Collective Exhibition at the Faculty of Dental Medicine of the University of Porto (FMDUP).
  • “A Flap of Wings” – Série III – Collective exhibition alongside “Of Fear” by Isabel Lhano. Artes Solar St.º António Gallery, in Porto.
  • “Vanishing Points” – Collective Exhibition. Artes Solar St.º António Gallery, in Porto.

2013

  • “HELDER SANHUDO” – Individual Exhibition, Painting and Drawing. GALLERY Orthopóvoa in Póvoa de Varzim.
  • “Intersecting Looks” – Collective Exhibition. Artes Solar St.º António Gallery, in Porto.
  • “A Flap of Wings”Series II and III – Collective Exhibition alongside “Looking for an end” by Isabel Braga. Artes Solar St.º António Gallery, in Porto.
  • “A Flap of Wings”Series I, II and III – Individual Exhibition, Painting and Drawing, in the MUSEUM of Contemporary Art of the MEMORY CENTER in Vila do Conde – 2012/2013.

Between January / December 2011/2014 – regularly exhibited at Galeria Artes Solar St.º António, in Porto, at their invitation, standing out:

  • “Intersecting Looks” – Collective exhibition together with “Between more or less Infinity” by Rodrigo Costa.
  • “Collective Summer Exhibition”.
  • “A Flap of Wings” – Collective exhibition alongside “Hollywood and other scenarios” by Renato Roque.
  • “Art in Group” – Collective Exhibition.
  • “Collection” – Collective Exhibition.
  • “Last Supper” – Collective Exhibition.
  • “Against the Mirror” – Collective Exhibition.
  • “A Flap of Wings” – Individual Exhibition, Painting and Drawing.
  • “Art in Investment” – Collective Exhibition.

In 1998, he held the Individual Exhibition – “Riverside Route” – Painting, Drawing and Sketches on Vila do Conde, in Vila do Conde.

Since 1988 he has been working in the area of ​​Plastic / Graphic Arts and Visual Communication.