Luís Silva

Lisbon, Portugal

Luís Silva is the curator of Online Portuguese Netart 1997 | 2004. He studied Social Sciences and is now completing his MA on Communication, Culture and Information Technologies. Silva is finishing a research project concerning the transformations on the contemporary art worlds caused by the use of digital tools in creating art works. He has written several texts addressing the issues of art and technology. Silva has also developed his activity producing contemporary art shows since 2003, mainly of Portuguese contemporary artists. He currently serves as co-director of Kunsthalle Lissabon, a contemporary art institution he founded in 2009.