Fernanda Gomes (b. 1960, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Gomes recently participated in the 13th Istanbul Biennial (2013), the 30th São Paulo Biennial curated by Luis Perez-Oramas (2012) and the Rennes Biennial (2012). Recent solo exhibitions include Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, São Paulo (2019); Association of Visual Artists, Vienna Secession, Vienna (2019); Museo Jumex, Mexico City (2017); Alison Jacques Gallery (2017); Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paolo (2017); Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich (2015); Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paulo (2014); Alison Jacques Gallery, London (2013); Centre International de l'art et du Paysage, Vassivière (2013); City Museum, Lisbon (2012) and MAM, Rio de Janeiro (2011). Previous museum shows include Museum of Contemporary Art Serralves, Porto (2006) and Chisenhale Gallery, London (1997).
Recent group exhibitions include The Sensation of Space, The Warehouse, Dallas (2019); Brazil. Knife in the Flesh, PAC, Milan (2018); 35th Brazilian Art Panorama, MAM Museu de Arte Moderna, São Paulo (2017); OSSO – Exposição-apelo ao amplo direito de defesa de Rafael Braga, Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo (2017); Doubles, Dobros, Pliegues, Pares, Twins, Mitades, The Warehouse, Dallas (2017); Limites, Interseções: Entre a Arte e o Design, Caixa Cultural, São Paulo (2017); Accrochage, Punta della Dogana, François Pinault Foundation, Venice (2016); Cut, Folded, Pressed & Other Actions, David Zwirner, New York (2016).
Gomes' work has been acquired by many museums including the Art Institute of Chicago; Miami Art Museum; Vancouver Art Gallery, Canada; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; MAM, Rio de Janeiro; and Tate, London.