CV

Solo Exhibitions

2017:

  • O Som do Silêncio, 7. Bragatruthotel, Braga
  • Uma Viagem pelo Gerês, 6. VIA XVII Espaço Artístico de Adriana Henriques, Braga

2016:

  • O Som do Silêncio, 6. Escola de Ciências da Saúde, Universidade do Minho
  • Uma Viagem pelo Gerês, 5. Ecomuseu de Barroso – Vezeira e a Serra (Fafião)
  • O Som do Silêncio, 5. Museu D. Diogo de Sousa, Braga
  • O Som do Silêncio, 4. VIA XVII Espaço Artístico de Adriana Henriques, Braga
  • Instantes Mágicos, 2. VIA XVII Espaço Artístico de Adriana Henriques, Braga
  • O Som do Silêncio, 3. Galeria Cónego Cândido Pedrosa, Bom Jesus (Braga)

2015:

  • O Som do Silêncio, 2. Torre da Cadeia Velha, Ponte de Lima
  • Uma Viagem pelo Gerês, 4. Centro Interpretativo das Minas da Borralha – Salto (Montalegre)
  • Uma Viagem pelo Gerês, 3. Ecomuseu do Barroso – Casa do Capitão, Salto
  • O Som do Silêncio. Biblioteca Lúcio Craveira da Silva, Braga
  • Uma Viagem pelo Gerês, 2. Livraria Centésima Página, Braga
  • Fragmentos de Luz, 2. Biblioteca Fundação Jorge Antunes, Vizela

2014:

  • Fragmentos de Luz. Biblioteca Municipal Prof. Dr. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, Celorico Basto
  • Maravilhas de Portugal. Auditório do Prado, Celorico de Basto
  • Instantes Mágicos. Space Feng Shui Braga
  • Uma Viagem pelo Gerês. Clube de Ténis de Braga

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016:

  • A Face do Mar. Biblioteca Municipal de Vila do Conde (1)
  • Pannonia Reflections exhibition. Gallery-Museum Lendava/Slovenia (“Somewhere Over Europe II”)

2014:

  • 3º Encontro Luso-Galaico de Artes Plásticas. Salão Multiusos do Centro Cultural Chaves (1)

2013:

  • As Cores da Vida. Vila Alda – Casa do Elétrico de Sintra (6)
  • Ver Por Querer. Galeria de Design Dimensão, Lisboa (1)

AWARDS & DISTINCTIONS (SELECTED)

2016:

  • “Illusory Venice” series (6 photos) – 3rd Place winner at International Photographer of the Year, 2016 in Architecture – Cityscape
  • “Casa da Musica Study, 11” – Honourable Mention at Monochrome Awards 2016 in Architecture
  • “Casa da Musica Study, 8” – Honourable Mention at Monochrome Awards 2016 in Architecture
  • “Casa da Musica Study, 7” – Honourable Mention at Monochrome Awards 2016 in Architecture”
  • “Casa da Musica Study, 8” – Gold Star Award at ND Awards 2016 in Architecture – Other
  • “Casa da Musica Study, 5” – Nominee to the Black & White Spider Awards in Architecture
  • “Palazzo Camerlenghi and Rialto Bridge” – Finalist at Siena International Photography Awards 2016
  • “Places of Faith, 03” – Finalist at Siena International Photography Awards 2016

2015:

  • “Casa da Musica Study” series (6 photos) – Honorable Mention at International Photographer of the Year, 2015 in Architecture – Buildings
  • “Faith” – Honorable Mention at Monochrome Awards 2015 in Landscape
  • “Ad Lib” – Honorable Mention at Monochrome Awards 2015 in Landscape
  • “The Ghosts” – Honorable Mention at Monochrome Awards 2015 in Fine Art
  • “Ponte dei Sospiri” – Honorable Mention at Monochrome Awards 2015 in Architecture
  • “Casa da Musica Study” series (3 photos) – Honourable Mention at ND Awards 2015 in Architecture – Buildings
  • “Somewhere Over Europe” – Honourable Mention at Pannonia Reflections 2015 – Slovenia in Landscape

2014

  • “Places of Faith 3” – Honourable Mention at Monochrome Awards 2014 in Architecture
  • “Water Streets” – Silver Medal at the 3rdInternational Photocontest and Exhibition to the Day of Fidelity – Hungary in Architecture
  • “Gateway to the Sea” – Honourable Mention at the 1stInternational Salon of Photography My Favourite Photos 2014 – Serbia in Monochrome
  • “The Ghosts” – Nominee to the Black & White Spider Awards in Fine Art
  • “Water Streets” – Nominee to the Black & White Spider Awards in Architecture

Photos selected/accepted in international photography salons

  • 2016, 1st Atlantic International Photographic Exhibition – USA (FIAP 2015/035) – 5 photos selected
  • 2015, Pannonia Reflections 2015 – Slovenia (FIAP 2015/398) – 5 photos selected
  • 2015, II Xativa’s International Photography Contest – Spain (FIAP 2015/199) – 3 photos
  • 2015,  Spring Fotosalon BARDAF – Slovakia (FIAP 2015/241) – 1 photo
  • 2015, 12thInternational Photographic Festival of La Gacilly 2015 – France (FIAP 2015/114) – 2 photos
  • 2014, Omni Candid 12 Digital – Belgium (FIAP 2014/318) – 4 photos selected
  • 2014, 3rd International Photocontest and Exhibition to the “Day of Fidelity” – Hungary (FIAP 2014/296) – 7 photos
  • 2014, Marmaris International Photography Festival – Turkey (FIAP 2014/287) – 1 photo
  • 2014, 1st International Salon of Photography “My Favourite Photos 2014” – Serbia (FIAP 2014/054) – 11 photos
  • 2014, 68th Bristol International Salon of Photography – England (FIAP 2014/034) – 2 photos
  • 2014, 3rd Port Talbot International Salon – Wales (FIAP 2014/023) – 4 photos
  • 2013, 38th Algarve Photo Salon – Portugal (FIAP 2013/146) – 4 photos

Publications (SELECTED)

  • 2016, The Best of Architecture Photography – Book 2, Camerapixo (Casa da Musica Study, 8)
  • 2016, 27/4 Black & White Volume 2, Camerapixo (Timeless)
  • 2016, 27/4 Black & White Volume 1, Camerapixo (Somewhere Over Europe II)
  • 2016, We Inspire 07, Camerapixo (Games of Light and Shadow 2 and 10)
  • 2015, Book “JC Costa fotografia, portfolio – volume 2, 175 photos”
  • 2015, Shot! Magazine n.º 23 (God’s Balcony)
  • 2015, We Inspire 05, Camerapixo (Travel – Cuba – 4 photos)
  • 2015, Shot! Magazine n.º 18 (Middle Earth)
  • 2015, New Vision, Camerapixo (Dusk at Douro)
  • 2015, Fineart 02 – Landscape | Nature | Architecture, Camerapixo (Places of Faith 3)
  • 2015, Shot! Magazine n.º 15 (The Ghosts)
  • 2013, Magazine “Fotomanya VIP n.º 7” (Oporto Lighthouse Study – 6 photos)
  • 2013, Magazine “Fotomanya VIP n.º 6” (Maravilhas de Portugal – 2 photos)
  • 2013, Magazine “Fotomanya VIP n.º 5” (Rabelo & Ribeira in Embarcações)
  • 2013, Magazine “Fotomanya VIP n.º 4” (Parque Nacional da Peneda-Gerês – 10 photos)
  • 2012, Book “JCCosta Photography portfolio, volume 1, 100 photos”
  • 2011, Book “Ver Por Querer” – 3 photos, YesPrint Editores
  • 2010, Book “Serenamente esperamos por ti…”
  • 2008, Magazine “O Mundo da Fotografia Digital” (section “Olhares”) – 1 photo