Fernando Alvim is an artist, curator and director of Trienal de Luanda (2007 and 2010). Between 1994 and 2000, he has conceived and developed the multimedia intervention Memorias Intimas Marcas, an art project on the exorcism of the Angolan/South African War. In 1999 he founded Camouflage, the European satellite of the Centre of Contemporary Art of Africa, based in Brussels. In 2003 established TACCA (Territórios de Arte e Cultura Contemporânea Africana) in Luanda and the Sindika Dokolo Foundation. He curated Check List Luanda Pop, the African Pavilion at the 2007 Biennial of Venice.
Founder with the art centre Camouflage of the magazine “Coartnews”, a review of contemporary African art and culture.