Pedro Barateiro (b. Almada, 1979) lives and works in Lisbon.
Solo exhibitions at Netwerk, (Aalst); Basement Roma (Rome); Néon (Lyon); REDCAT (Los Angeles); Museu Colecção Berardo (Lisbon); Kettle’s Yard (Cambridge); Parkour (Lisbon); Kunsthalle Lissabon (Lisbon); Kunsthalle Basel; Lumiar Cité (Lisbon); Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves (Porto); MARCO - Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo; Pavilhão Branco - Museu da Cidade (Lisbon); Spike Island (Bristol).
His work has been included in exhibitions such as the Sharjah Biennial 13, 29th Bienal de São Paulo; 16th Sydney Biennale; 5th Berlin Biennale; Palais de Tokyo (Paris); Fondazione Guiliani (Rome); Firstsite (Colchester); ngbk (Berlin); M HKA (Antwerp); SESC Pompeia and Videobrasil (São Paulo); Crac Alsace (Altkirch); Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves (Porto); Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (Lisbon); ar/ge Kunst (Bolzano); Le Plateaux – Frac Île-de-France (Paris); Centro Galego de Arte Contemporânea (Santiago de Compostela).
His performances where presented at TNDMII (Lisbon); Centre Pompidou (Paris); Teatro Rivoli (Porto);...ZHdK (Zurich); 98Weeks (Beirut); Théâtre de la Ville (Paris), L’école nationale supérieure des beaux-arts —ENSBA (Paris), Fondation Ricard (Paris); M HKA/ Cinema Zuid (Antwerp); Centro Cultural São Paulo (São Paulo) Galeria Vermelho (São Paulo); Teatro São Luiz (Lisbon) and Teatro Praga (Lisbon) among other places.
Barateiro runs the artist space Spirit Shop (https://spirit-shop.weebly.com/), and was one of the members of Parkour (https://parkour-lisboa.tumblr.com/), an artist run space initiated with 7 other artists as part of Avenida 211 in Lisbon, and ran from 2012 to 2014.Among his many collaborations he edited, with Ricardo Valentim, the books Temporary Collaborations and ACTIVITY.
Barateiro’s background in drawing, sculpture, video and writing was expanded by his education with an MA at the Malmö Art Academy, Lund University (Sweden) and at the Independent Study Program in Visual Arts at Maumaus – School of Visual Arts (Lisbon). He further developed his practice in residencies at Air Antwerpen (Antwerp), Pavillon – Palais de Tokyo (Paris), ISCP (New York), Sítio das Artes, CAM – Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (Lisbon), Spike Island (Bristol) and Galeria Zé dos Bois (Lisbon).