Wall Sculpture

Fernando J. Ribeiro_European Union_sculpture_2012

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Untitled (European Union), 2012, satin, Ruffles batatas-fritas with ham flavor, wire, variable dimensions. Exhibited in solo show Close-up, 2012, Espaço Campanhã, Porto, 2012; in group show Art Stabs Power. Que se Vayan Todos!, curated by Inês Valle, at Bermondsey Project, London, 2014, and at Plataforma Revólver, Lisboa, 2014; in group show Them or Us, curated by Paulo Mendes, Galeria Municipal do Porto, 2017. Collection Ivo Martins, on deposit at Fundação de Serralves – Museu de Arte Contemporânea,

Fernando J. Ribeiro_Nose Sculpture_wall sculpture_1996


Untitled (The Nose), 1996, plaster, acrylic, hair, wire, 72x32x41cm. Exhibited in solo show at Galeria Arte Periférica, Lisboa; in group show “Acasos e Materiais 2”, curated by Paulo Mendes, CAPC, Círculo de Artes Plásticas, Coimbra, 1998, and in group show “Trabalho Capital. Greve Geral,” curated by Paulo Mendes, Centro de Arte Oliva, São João da Madeira, 2020



Untitled (Milky Way), 2001, plaster, acrylic, 47 cm diameter


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Untitled (Coat-Pajama), 1998, cloth, paint, wood, wire, 94 x 52 x 18 cm, handmade by the artist. Exhibit in group show,  “Acasos e Materiais 1”, CAPC, Círculo de Artes Plásticas de Coimbra, 1998, curated by Paulo Mendes; and in group show “Proximidades e Acessos: Obras da Colecção de Ivo Martins”, Culturgest, Porto, 2004, curated by Miguel Wandschneider. Collection Ivo Martins, on deposit at Fundação de Serralves – Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto. © Imagens: Paulo Mendes

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Untitled (Ground Zero), 2013, sponge, variable dimensions

HITLERBLONDI-copy2-copyUntitled (Blondi and Hitler Contemplating the Bavarian Alps), 2014, C-print, wood, nail, variable dimensions. Installed in the group exhibition A Boca do Inferno / Hell’s Mouth, curated by Óscar Faria, Sismógrafo, Porto, 2014

Fernando J. Ribeiro_Blind Mirror_2010
Untitled (Blind Mirror), 2010, enamel, wood, mirror cardboard, 34x22x4 cm: Collection António Olaio, Coimbra. Exhibited in group exhibition. MONO (a propósito do grupo GICAPC/CORES CAPC 1976/1978), curated by António Olaio, CAPC   Círculo de Artes Plásticas de Coimbra, Coimbra, 2010

Fernando J. Ribeiro_Shelf_sculpture_idol_2014


Untitled (Old Shelf), 2014-19, platex, enamel, 61,5×48,5×23 cm

Fernando J. Ribeiro_Cardboard Sculpture_2015

Untitled (Look), 2015, cardboard box, charcoal, variable dimensions

Fernando J. Ribeiro_PHONE Sculpture_2014

Untitled (All the Answers), 2014, telephone, variable dimensions


Untitled (One Heart, One Soul), 2016, nails on wall, variable dimensions


Untitled (Forever), 2015, nails on wall, dimensions variable


Untitled (Dream), 2015, nails on wall, variable dimensions

Fernando J. Ribeiro_nails sculpture_2015

Untitled (NO), 2015, nails on wall,  dimensions variable

Fernando J. Ribeiro_Square Sculpture Wall_2015

Untitled (Square), 2015 nails on wall,  dimensions variable

pastaUntitled (Secrets), 1995, oil on wood, suitcase, 46,5×33,5×12 cm. Collection Luísa Cunha, Lisboa

Fernando J. Ribeiro_Legs sculpture_1996

Fernando J. Ribeiro_texts on Ana Borralho & João Galante_2014

Untitled (Legs), and detail,1996, plaster, ballpoint pen, 103x38x27,5 cm. Exhibited in solo show at Galeria Arte Periférica, Lisboa, 1996


Ether, 1996, skull, magazines pages, 27x20x14cm. Exhibited in solo show at Galeria Arte Periférica, Lisboa. Collection Galeria Arte Periférica, Lisboa.

Fernando J. Ribeiro_Cyclops Sculpture_1996

Untitled (Cyclops), 1996, boot, inkjet print, variable dimensions



Untitled (Head), 1996, sheepskin, pioneers, paper, wire, 54x36x23 cm