Lives and works in London

1971 Born in Rio de Janeiro
2002-2003 MA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, London
2003-2004 Associate Research Studentship Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, London

Solo Exhibitions (selected)
2010
Failed, Emerging and Young, Stanley Picker Gallery, London
2009
My Berlusconi, Blunk Galleri, Trondheim, Norway
2007
We are good together, Colony Gallery, Birmingham
2006
Twang Twang Dreamland, Bearspace, London
2005
(w cat) It Depends on the Circumstance and the People, the artist’s space, London

Group Exhibitions (selected)
2014
Walls, curated by Elena Zaytseva, Pushkin House, London
2013
Political Toasts, curated by Catherine Hemelryk, NN Contemporary, Northampton, with Art Laboratory and Kristina Norman
2010
Unfinished Exhibition, researchanddevelopment.se studio project space, Stockholm
IASPIS open house exhibition (unofficial participation), Stockholm
Verb: to read and write, curated by Catherine Hemelryk, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, UK
2009
The Infinite, The Intimate and the Impossible, curated by Catherine Hemelryk, Magacin u Kraljevica Marka, Belgrade
The Store, curated by Adam Carr, Artissima, Turin
2008
Showtime, Gasworks, London
The Store, curated by Adam Carr, Tulips & Roses, Vilnius
The reader must not expect to know where I live, Master Humphrey’s Clock, de Appel, Amsterdam
Tate Triennial 2009, Prologue 2: Exiles, Tate Britain, London
2007
(w cat) Holiday in, Gasworks, triangle france and Contemporary Art Centre, London, Marseille and Vilnius
(w cat) Footnotes about Geopolitics, Markets and Amnesia, 2nd Moscow Biennale for Contemporary Art, Moscow
Satellite Works, La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse, and L’oeil de Poisson Gallery, Montreal
2006
(w cat) Beck’s Futures, ICA, London
I Like Politique and Politique Likes Me, Triangle France, Marseille
The Show Will Be Open When The Show Will Be Closed, Frac Ile-de-France, Paris
(w cat) Art is Always Somewhere Else, 2nd International Biennial of Young Artists, Bucharest
Pay The Psychic, L’Est, London
First and Last and Always, Axis, Ballymun, Dublin 9
The Show Will Be Open When The Show Will Be Closed, Store Gallery, London
Susan Taylor & Flávia Müller Medeiros: This is not a collaboration, Unit 2 Gallery, London
Territory of Freedom, Moscow Center of Arts, Moscow
(w cat) Metropolis Rise: New Art From London, temporarycontemporary, Shanghai and Beijing
(cat) ART’FAB, Salle Jean Despas, Saint Tropez
Black: implication flooding, Colony Gallery, Birmingham
International Exhibitionist screening, Curzon Soho, London
2005
(w cat) Transart 05, Alumix, Bolzano, Italy Aborted Flights, Reception Space, London
Aborted Flights, Reception Space, London
All at once, together, at the same time, Colony Gallery, Birmingham
You are Beautiful, Treehouse Gallery, Los Angeles
Temporary Studio at the ICA, I.D.E.A.London, ICA, London
Wish List, M+R Gallery, London
Sound Art Museum (archive), Rome
BoundLess, Stenersen Museum, Oslo
International Exhibitionist screening, Curzon Soho
Stress Positions, the artist’s space, 63 Squirries St., London
2004
New sound works, Life and Living, Resonance FM 104.4, London
Definitively Provisional part2, Appendiks, Copenhagen
XS An Invitational Exhibition, fa projects, London
Examining My Own Practice, the artist’s space, London
2003
INPORT Festival, Tartu, Estonia
Nth Art, Ols & Co Gallery, London
Made in UK, Arch Gallery, London
Chockerfuckingblocked, Jeffrey Charles Gallery, London
2002
Parts Gallery, Minneapolis
2000
55408 Minneapolis, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis

Performances (selected)
2005
ThinkDon’tThink, ‘Sexymachinery 11’ live, London
2002
I control, Live Art Development and Artsadmin, London
#164 Body Builder, Red Eye Theatre, Minneapolis
2001
Not About Me, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis
Massage Session II, Patrick’s Cabaret, Minneapolis
‘do it’, Soo Visual Arts Center, Minneapolis
The Portuguese Lesson Tape, Patrick’s Cabaret, Minneapolis
Full Chocolate and Wet, Theater de La June Lune, Minneapolis
Massage Session I, Eclipse Records, Saint Paul, US
The Waiting Room Gallery, The Waiting Room Gallery, Minneapolis
Yoko Ono’s Dirty Laundry, Walker Art Center Museum, Minneapolis
Walk, Red Eye Theater, Minneapolis
The Rock Between My Lips, site specific, Duluth, US
2000
The Meat Piece, Rogue Buddha Gallery, Minneapolis
Dirty Virgin, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis
1999
Played ‘Follower With Soap’ in Slabber, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis

Art Books
2013
Irka Irka, published by Dent De Leone, dentdeleone.co.nz/irka-irka/
2010-ongoing
Flávia Müller Medeiros - Index 2005—2009, self-published book of 32 pages first edition printed on demand by lulu.com
2007
Irka, self-published book of 36 pages in edition of 800, as part of Holiday in residency exhibition
2005
It Depends on the Circumstance and the People - Flávia Müller Medeiros 1999—2004, self-published book on the occasion of the solo exhibition It Depends on the Circumstance and the People, the artist’s space, 2005, London

Grants, Awards & Residencies
2010
Nordic Art Centre Dale, Norway
2009
Nordic Art Centre Dale, Norway
2008
Showtime, Gasworks London
2007
Holiday in, CAC Vilnius, triangle France, Gasworks London
2006
Beck's Futures, ICA London
2001
Performance Art Commission Grant, Jerome Foundation/Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis
Field and Play Program, 3 Legged Race, Minneapolis
Works-In-Progress for Interdisciplinary Performance Artists, Red Eye Theatre, Minneapolis
2000
Exchanges: Mentoring Program for Artists of Colour, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis
Critical Links Fellowship Program for Emerging Critics, Center for Arts and Criticism, Minneapolis