Individual Exhibitions
1982 - Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, Porto/Portugal - Sociedade Nacional de Belas Artes, Lisbon/Portugal - Richmond Art Gallery, Montreal/ Canada
1986 - Art Poster Gallery, Lambsheim/Germany - Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, Porto/Portugal - Annecy/Bonlieu - Centre d’Action Culturelle, Annecy/France - Lincoln Center, Colorado/EUA
1991 - Dias da Cultura Portuguesa, Frankfurt/Germany - Galeria Casa del Poeta, City of Mexico/Mexico
1997 - DDD Gallery, Osaka/Japan - Museu Nacional de Belas Artes, Rio de Janeiro/Brazil - Memorial da Cidade, Curitiba/Brazil - Museu Brasileiro da Escultura, S. Paulo/Brazil
1998 - Casa Garden, Macau/China
2001 - ESADE, Escuela Superior de Administración e Dirección de Empresas, Barcelona/Spain - Casa da Cerca, Almada/Portugal - Pécsi Galéria, Pécs/Hungary
2002 - Dansk Plakatmuseum, Aarhus/Denmark
2012 - João Machado Galeria Espaço Quadra, Matosinhos/Portugal
2014 - Galeria Artis, City of Mexico/Mexico

2016 - 40 Years of CINANIMA João Machado, ESBAP/Porto Fine Arts School, Porto, Portugal

2017 - 40 Years of CINANIMA João Machado, Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso Museum, Amarante, Portugal

2017/2018 - João Machado - Art of Color, Retrospective at MACNA - Nadir Afonso Contemporary Art Museum, Chaves, Portugal

Awards
1983 - 1st National Design Award for best childhood book illustration, Lisbon/Portugal - 1st Grafiporto Illustration Prize, Porto/Portugal
1985 - 1st National Design Award, Lisbon/Portugal
1989 - Special award - “Die Erste Internationale Litfass Kunst Biennale”, Munich/ Germany Bronze Medal – Book Biennial, Leipzig/Germany
1996 - Honorable mention, “Computer Art Biennial”, Rzeszów/Poland
1997 - 1st Prize Mikulás Galanda, Martin Book Biennale, Bratislava/Slovakia - 1st Prize “First International Fair Poster Competition”, Plovdiv/Bulgaria
1997 - 1st Prize - Logo Film Commission, Association of film Commissioners International, Denver/USA
1999 - 1st Prize - Best of Show, European Design Annual, Great Britain
1999 - Zgraf 8 Icograda Excellence Award, Zagreb/Croatia
2004 - 2nd Prize, “4th International Triennial of Stage Poster”, Sofia/Bulgaria
2005 - 1st Prize - “Asiago International Award for Philatelic Art 2005”, for Best World Stamp, category - “Tourism”, Asiago/Italy
2007 - 1st Prize - “Asiago International Award for Philatelic Art 2007, category - “Environment Protection” - Asiago/Italy
2008 - Honorable mention, EKOPLAGÁT’08 for the poster collection “International - Year of Planet Earth 2007” and “National Water Day 2007”, Zilina/Slovakia
2010 - 1st Prize – “Asiago International Award for Philatelic Art 2010 for Best World Stamp, category - “Tourism” - Asiago/Italy
2014 - 1st Prize - “Asiago International Award for Philatelic Art 2013 for Best World Stamp, category - “Tourism”,
edition “International Year of Statistics” - Asiago/Italy

GRAPHIS AWARDS

From 2006 to 2019 he has won 3 Platinum, 35 Gold and 16 Silver Awards