ABOUT

 

b. 1988. Lives and works in Porto, Portugal

Master's degree in Communication Sciences - Culture, Heritage and Science, Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto, Portugal

Graduate in Fine Arts - Multimedia, Faculdade de Belas-Artes da Universidade do Porto, Portugal

Contact: cesigues@gmail.com

 

Fields of Work

Fine Arts, Music, Graphic Design, Illustration

 

Collaborations

University of Porto, Ciência Viva, Museu dos Transportes e Comunicações, Lusoinfo Multimédia, Ajudaris

 

Ongoing Projects

STURQEN /// electronic music

Silent Humour /// satirical drawings

A Teia /// satirical magazine


Releases - Sturqen

LIT (Vinyl, EP with Merovee, Less is Techno), 2017

Cura (CD, Album, Kvitnu), 2016

Lava (Cassete, EP, Ordinária), 2016

Replicants (Vinyl, EP with Various Artists, Inner Surface Music), 2015

Zona Nervo (Cassette, EP, Third Type Tapes), 2015

Kantes (Vinyl, EP with A Thousand Details, Orphx and Casual Violence, Reaktivate), 2015

Zebu (Vinyl, EP, Metaphysik), 2014

Riscos (Cassette, EP, Silvox Recordings), 2014

Neophobia (Vinyl, LP, Kvitnu), 2013

Luz (EP, Sturqen & Kotra, Kvitnu), 2012

Raia (CD, Self-Released), 2012 (Free Download)

Praga (CD, Kvitnu), 2011

Colera (EP, Kvitnu), 2011

Peste (EP, Kvitnu), 2010

Piranha (CD, Kvitnu), 2009


Concerts

Liberdade Gourmet 2, Café Au Lait, Porto, 2017 (video)

Arctic Wind (with Curver Thoroddsen), Winter Lights Festival, Museu Kjarvalsstaðir, Reykjavík, Iceland, 2017 (+ info)

Natal dos Experimentais, Passos Manuel, Porto, 2016 (video)

Casa da Música, Porto, 2016

Serralves em Festa, Serralves, Porto, 2016 (video)

Ordinária, Sonoscopia, Porto, 2016

A Memória Inconsciente das Formas Transfiguradas, CCOP, Porto, 2016 (video)

Sturqen~Challenger~Morozov~Gam~Lynce~Centno, Alma em Formol, Porto, 2015

Passos Manuel, Passos Manuel, Porto, 2015

Andrómeda Scaena Prima, Maus Hábitos, Porto, 2015

Carnaval FBAUP, Faculdade Belas-Artes, Porto, 2015

Understage, Teatro Rivoli, Porto, 2015 (video)

Beatz Market, Armazém do Chá, Porto, Portugal, 2014

Time Lapse Porto III, Maus Hábitos, Porto, Portugal, 2014 (video)

Festival Rescaldo, Culturgest, Lisboa, Portugal, 2014 (video)

Bienal de Cerveira, Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal, 2013

Les Siestes Electroniques, Toulouse, France, 2013 (video)

Projecto 1ª Avenida, Edifício AXA, Porto, Portugal, 2013 (video)

Performance with Francisco Laranjeira, FDUP, Porto, Portugal, 2013 (video)

Festival Manobras no Porto, Porto, 2012

Phono Festival, Odense, Denmark, 2012

Acousmatics/Mathematics, Matéria Prima, Porto, 2012

Aisca, Viana do Castelo, 2012

Kvitnu Fest, Kiev, Ukraine, 2011 (video)

Festival UM, Passos Manuel, Porto, Portugal, 2011

Video Home System, Espaço Nimas, Lisboa, Portugal, 2011

Piolho, Porto, Portugal, 2011

Moagem, Fundão, Portugal, 2011

Festival UM, Dublin, Ireland, 2011

Club, Vila Real, Portugal, 2011 (video)

Kvitvechir Kvitnu All Stars, Kiev, Ukraine, 2011

Casa Viva, Porto, Portugal, 2011 (video)

Toca no Galinheiro, Toca, Porto, Portugal, 2010 (video)

Faculdade Belas-Artes, Porto, Portugal, 2010 (video)

Toca no Bicho, Toca, Porto, Portugal, 2010

Maus Hábitos, Porto, Portugal, 2010


Exhibitions (Collectives)

Internationale Sportcartoonale 2017, Theme: Sports in the Future, Sportimonium - Belgium, 2017 (+ info)

11th HumoDEVA International Cartoon Contest, Theme: Free, Romania, 2017

I Want to Believe, illustrations for The Crypto Gazette art zine, 2017

Counteract: Systems of Awareness, Museu Kjarvalsstaðir, Reykjavík, Iceland, 2017 (+ info)

SECAC International Cartoon Exhibition, Theme: Free, Semarang, Indonesia, 2016

XXIV International Festival of Satire and Humor, Theme: Future, Trento, Italy, 2016

5th International Cartoon Contest, Theme: Organized Crime, Sinaloa, Mexico, 2016

1st International Contest Animal Cartoon, Theme: Zoological Garden, Belgrade, Serbia, 2016

10th HumoDEVA International Cartoon Contest, Theme: Free, Romania, 2016

1st International KYM Caricature Competition, Theme: Refugees, Istanbul, Turkey, 2016

60 VHS (collective artwork), Viseu, Portugal, 2015 (+ info)

Graphics International Competition, Theme: The Concerns of the World, Moscow, Russia, 2015

9th HumoDEVA International Cartoon Contest, Theme: Free, Romania, 2015

I Bienal de Gaia, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal, 2015

Gouden Hoed Competition, Theme: Free, Cultuurcentrum, Belgium, 2015

Brain Sneezing Competition, Theme: Corruption, PRERAG, Slovakia, 2014

Teoria da Pintura, AISCA, Viana do Castelo, 2014 (+ info)

AXA, Edifício AXA, Porto, 2013

Joint of Two Improbable Fields, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade do Porto, 2013 (+ info)

32/86 - Andrei Tarkovski, AISCA, Viana do Castelo, 2012

Finalistas, Galeria do Palácio de Cristal, Porto, 2010

Close Up, RDP, Porto, 2010

Unnamed, Maus Hábitos, Porto, 2010 (+ info)

XV Bienal de Cerveira, Vila Nova de Cerveira, 2009

Arqueologia do Fogo, Museo do Bombeiro Manuel Valdés Sobral, Valença, 2009

Serralves em Festa, Museu de Serralves, Porto, 2009

175, Rua das Fontainhas, Porto, 2009

Festival LOOP, Barcelona, Spain, 2009 (+ info)

César Rodrigues / David Arantes, Mínimo, Galeria Fundação da Juventude, Porto, 2009

Miraxes, Ala Panoramica de Tuy, Tuy, Spain, 2009

Colisão, Galeria À Base de Arte, Porto, 2008

DVD-Project, Fábrica Braço de Prata, Lisboa, 2008 (+ info)

DVD-Project, Maus Hábitos, Porto, 2008 (+ info)


Other Projects

Co-founder of @Change portuguese-icelandic art collective, 2017

Graphic design and illustration for Nutriscience project, 2017

Music composition for Leveza videodance project, 2016

Co-founder of Cineclube Fenianos Portuenses, 2014

Co-founder of Vacu Sessions project, 2010

Co-founder of STURQEN, with David Arantes, 2008

Co-founder of Entopic Group project. Online between 2008 and 2013


Awards

Best Masters Student in Communication Sciences Award, given by Rotary Club do Porto, 2017 (+ info)

(As Sturqen) Honorable Mention for Fabricação sound piece, Viseu Rural 2.0 - Sonic Explorations of a Rural Archive, 2016 (+ info)

(As Sturqen) "Best Artist" Award, Qwartz Electronic Music Awards, Paris, 2011 (+ info)

(As Sturqen) "Discovery" Award, Qwartz Electronic Music Awards, Paris, 2011 (+ info)

Selected to represent Portugal on DVD-Project, 2008 (+ info)


Workshops

Mixing and Sound Recording, Genius y Meios, 2011