I am a visual artist and filmmaker. I also edit at Pântano Books, a literary and poetry press


alicedreis at gmail dot com

Prizes / Grants


2022 - 2023 Fondacíon Botín Art Grant


2020 - 2021 MONDRIAAN FUND Stipendium for Emerging Artists


2019 Winner Novo Banco Revelation Prize


2018 Winner Visio / Lo Schermo dell'Arte Young Talent Acquisition Prize





Solo Shows


For a Lifelong Disease of Copper, Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon, 2021

see you Later Space Island, Arquipélago - Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, Azores, 2021


under a two-moon belief system no duality endures, TRIXIE, THE HAGUE, 2020


Malva Field, Submerged. Lehmann + Silva, Porto, 2020


Undercurrent / Subcorrente. Novo Banco Revelação Prize (with Diogo da Cruz and Luís Santos), Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, 2019


Mood Keep. Seventh Gallery, Melbourne, 2019


Physical Sky. curated by pedro barateiro Spirit Shop, Lisbon, 2018


Pálpembrana. Galeria da Boavista, Lisbon, 2018




Selected Group Shows / Screenings


The Giant's Foot Scrubber, Square Street Gallery, Hong Kong 2024


Contemporânea Film(e), Galeria da Índia, Lisbon 2024


Back to Earth: Contested Histories of Outer Space Travel, Canal Projects, NYC 2023


Collective Individuals. Gallerie d'Italia – Torino, Turin 2023


Screening of See You Later Space Island. Palais de Tokyo, Paris 2022


Emotions are Oceans. Radius CC, Delft 2022


Synonym Satellite., Amsterdam 2022


i am inside who I was with Bin Koh and Danae Io. PuntWG, Amsterdam 2021


ERRO 417: EXPECTATIVA FALHADA. Galeria Munincipal do Porto, Porto 2021


Future Past Imaginaries. Rampa, Porto 2021


Aquaria - Or the Illusion of a Boxed Sea. MAAT, Lisbon 2021


5th Istanbul Design Biennal - Empathy Revisited: Designs for more than one, Istanbul 2020-2021


Tech of Sacred. Display - Association for Research and Collective Practice, Prague 2020


This margin will be your vantage point. Galerie IN SITU, Paris 2020


Homework. Galeria Madragoa, Lisbon 2020


INNATE FUEL. Off-site group show at car parked in front of Fagor Factory for Lyon Biennale, Lyon 2019


Mood Keep. screening at 2019


Mood Keep. screening at the Eye Filmmuseum, Amsterdam 2019


European Identities. New Geographies in Artists’ Film and Video. Le Murate, Florence 2018


Graduation Show. SANDBERG INSTITUTE MA Fine Arts Graduation Show, Looiersgracht60, Amsterdam 2018


The Real Estate Render Blackout. screening at the Eye Filmmuseum, Amsterdam 2018






2023 - ongoing phd in creative Media, city university of Hong Kong, HK


2016 - 2018 Master degree in Fine Art, Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam NL


2013 - 2016 Bachelor degree in Media Art, Faculdade de Belas-Artes da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon PT






2022 Wendy's Subway, NY


2019 - 2021 Walk & Talk Contemporary Arts Festival Residency, Azores PT


2018 VISIO – European Programme on Artists’ Moving Images, Florence IT


2018 Abisko Scientific Research Station Residency, Abisko SE





Alice dos Reis (ed.), Under Current / Sub-Corrente. Porto: Fundação de Serralves, 2019


Alice dos Reis, “Slimy Fillings.” in Hopelessly Failing to Describe my Attachment, ed. Lucie de

Brechard. Amsterdam: Sandberg Instituut, 2019


Alice dos Reis, “Paul the Octopus’ Death and Other Thoughts on Animal Oracles.” in Schemas of

Uncertanity, ed. Danae Io, Callum Copley. Amsterdam: PUB, 2019


Pedro Faro and Sara Antónia Matos (ed.), Alice dos Reis: Pálpembrana. Galerias Municipais de

Lisboa: Lisbon, 2019


Alice dos Reis, Slimy Fillings. Self published, 2018