Ângela Ferreira wins NOVO BANCO Photo 2015

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Ângela Ferrreira is the winner of the NOVO BANCO Photo 2015 prize, Portugal’s most prestigious international contemporary art award.

In the context of the work of the exhibition, the jury agreed unanimously in awarding Angela Ferreira’s work conceived for this exhibition, A Tendency to Forget (2015), the NOVO BANCO Photo prize 2015 for it’s multi-layered investigative and research-based multi-media installation that brings together the photographic, the architectural, the sculptural, and the moving image punctuated with historical archival footage in a highly sensitized work, that challenges our perception of the past and confronts us with the ghosts of the colonial in the post-colonial context.

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Artist Info

Ângela Ferrreira is the winner of the NOVO BANCO Photo 2015 prize, Portugal’s most prestigious international contemporary art award.

In the context of the work of the exhibition, the jury agreed unanimously in awarding Angela Ferreira’s work conceived for this exhibition, A Tendency to Forget (2015), the NOVO BANCO Photo prize 2015 for it’s multi-layered investigative and research-based multi-media installation that brings together the photographic, the architectural, the sculptural, and the moving image punctuated with historical archival footage in a highly sensitized work, that challenges our perception of the past and confronts us with the ghosts of the colonial in the post-colonial context.

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