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José Saramago e David Almeida

José Saramago e David Almeida

Born in São Pedro do Sul in 1945, David de Almeida attends the António Arroyo School and Gravura - Portuguese Engravers Cooperative, in Lisbon; Atelier 17 in Paris; and Goldsmiths - University of London, as a scholar of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. The numerous awards he received include the National Prize for engraving, in Portugal, and the National Prize of Engraving, of the Museum of Spanish Contemporary Engraving. David de Almeida exhibits individually and collectively since 1970. His work appears regularly in international art fairs and biennials, being also recognized for his interventions in public spaces in Portugal, Brazil, Cape Verde and Macao.