artist / writer / curator
London, United Kingdom
Jaime Welsh (b. 1994, Lisbon, Portugal) Lives and works in London, UK. Recent exhibitions include Coded Encounters, Galeria Graça Brandão, Lisbon; Efeito Suruba, Rua das Gaivotas6, Lisbon; Coyote Ugly, The Visitor Projects, Lisbon; Behind Bars, The Old police Station, London; 109 Nails, Copeland Gallery, London; The Apartment, Tate Exchange at Tate Modern, London; Electroactive Grid, Tate Exchange at Tate Modern, London; BALZKLUB, O Armário, Lisbon. Other exhibitions include JustMad 7, Madrid; Fundação Medeiros e Almeida, Lisbon; Centro Cultural de Cascais, Cascais and Museu Geológico, Lisbon, among others. In 2017 he has been an artist in residence at Rua das Gaivotas6; Tate Exchange at Tate Modern and GramInstitute. Recent awards include Goldsmiths Excellence Scholarship and the Gulbenkian Scholarship Grant for professional valorisation and specialisation in Arts. Alongside his artistic practice, Welsh has been actively involved in several curatorial projects, most notably curating an on-going programme of exhibitions across London, Lisbon and Madrid through his critical and curatorial platform, The Visitor Projects. Throughout 2017 and 2018 Welsh has also been involved within the curation and production of Tate Exchange at Tate Modern, alongside the Digital Maker Collective and the Painting Research Team.