David Leal 



BNC2021 Online Platform

b. 1993, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal

2018-2021 BA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London

Recent Exhibitions


2021 ‘The Spiritual Exercises 2’, online exhibition in collaboration with Nina Danino.

2020 ‘I WILL TAKE THE RISK’, AZAN space, part of LisbonArtWeekend, Lisbon

2020 ‘The Spiritual Exercises’, online exhibition

2020 ‘SALE: Tate Exchange’, Tate Modern, London

2020 ‘Speaking in Tongues’, online exhibition developed in a partnership with The National Gallery, London’s Learning & National Programmes.

2019 ‘Come Together: Tate Exchange’, Tate Modern, London

2018 ‘Wonky Donky’, Camberwell College of Arts, London

2017 ‘Crypt O' Night’, Saint Giles Chruch, London


Selected for the «Artists in early career stage» category, Center Stage first international open call for LGBTQIA+ artists, Moscow

Shortlisted for Metro Imaging x Made in Arts London Mentorship 2021, UK

Shortlisted for the Mead Fellowship Awards 2021, UK

Previous artist in 2021

Sarah Khan

Next artist in 2021

Jinjoon Lee