Gabriela Albergaria was born in Vale de Cambra/Portugal and lives and works in Lisbon, Berlin and New York. The graduate of the Fine Arts University of Porto uses photography, drawing, installations and sculpture in developing a line of work that takes gardens and their history as a starting point.
These social and collective references intercross with personal and subjective memoirs of her intimate experiences. Albergaria was Artist in Residence at Kuenstlerhaus Bethanien in 2000/01 and has participating in individual and group exhibitions internationally since 1990. Her projects werde shown in galleries in Lisbon/Portugal, São Paulo/Brazil, Emden/Germany and Vancouver/Canada.
Albergaria shows her landscape sculpture D28 at Springhornhof. Otherwise, from April 18th to June 14th, 2015 drawings, objects und photography are shown under the motto "L’espace est une impasse où son temps s’abolit" (Jean Prevert).