Place of birth: Lisbon, Portugal
Date of birth: 11/07/1977
2017-current - Printmaking teacher, Ar.Co (Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual), printmaker, set-designer.
2015-2017 - Visual Arts Teacher, United Nations International School, New York.
2014-2015 – Head of Creative Arts Department, St. Julian’s School
– (until January 2015) Acting Head of Art Department and Faculty of the Arts, St. Julian’s School, Portugal.
- Accepted as an IB examiner, first examinations May 2015.
2011-2012 – Acting Head of Art Department and Faculty of the Arts, St. Julians School.
- Head Teacher of the printmaking studio, (Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual) Lisbon.
2007-2009 – Visual Arts teacher at St. Julians School – KS3, GCSE, IB. Year 8 tutoring.
Creative Arts teacher – set design, video Art, animation, St. Julians School.
2005-2007 – Visual Arts teacher at St. Julians International School, Lisbon.
- Art Department technician, St. Julians School, Lisbon.
- Set, costume and prop designer, St. Julians School.
2005 – Workshop of Lithography, Professor Bartolomeu dos Santos’s Studio, Tavira.
2003 –2005 – Head Teacher of the printmaking studio, Ar.Co (Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual)
2001-2002 – Development of a database for the Portuguese Art Collection of the Luso-American Foundation for Development
2000-2003 – Technical assistance and personal work development with Professor Bartolomeu Cid dos Santos, Tavira.
1999-2002 – Printmaking and Drawing Assistant, Ar.Co (Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual)
2013-2014 –IPGCE in Secondary Education at the University of Buckingham, England
2002-2003 – MA Printmaking, Camberwell College of Art, The University of the Arts, London.
1999-2001 – Advanced course in Fine Arts, Ar.Co. (Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual), Lisbon.
2000 – Printmaking Workshop, Escola Superior de Tecnologia, Gestão e Arte e Design (ESTGAD), with Prof. Bartolmeu Cid dos Santos, Caldas da Raínha.
1994-1999 – Complete studies in Drawing, Ar.Co (Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual),Lisbon.
1999 – Certificate of Proficiency in English – (University of Cambridge, International Examinations)
1995 – Finished Highschool, Escola Secundaria do Restelo, Lisbon.
2011-2012 – Ceramics teacher training workshop – Building techniques, slips and glazes – Ar.Co (Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual), Lisbon.
- Porcelain workshop at the Paula Rego Foundation organized by Ar.Co with the collaboration of St. Julians School.
2009-2010 – DP Visual Arts at the IB Africa/Europe/Middle-East IBAEM - DP workshops, Seville
2008-2009 – Video Art course Ar.Co ( one year course) – attended the practical workshops with teachers Maria Mire and Maria Jorge. Developed technical knowledge in video editing software Premiere and Final Cut Pro.
- Sculpture workshop in Ar.Co (4 weeks) – Casting (plaster and clay)
2007-2008 – Ceramics workshop at St. Julians with the artist Tiago Jesus (6 weeks). Modelling, firing and glazing.
2002-2003 – Scholarship for the MA program, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.
2004 – “Prints”, Ar.Co, Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual, Lisbon
2006 – Ar.Co “Bazar” – Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon.
2004 – CELPA/Vieira da Silva Award, Arpad Szenes – Vieira da Silva Foundation, Lisbon.
2004 –“Hot of the Press IV”, Curwen Gallery, London.
2003 – “Arrivals”, Pump House Gallery, London.
“Promoting Works on Paper”, R.K. Burt Gallery, London
“Master Degree and Postgraduate Diploma Show”, Camberwell College
of Arts, London
2002 – Finalists Exhibition, Ar.Co, Centro Cultural de Belém,
2001 – Printmaking Exhibition “Espaço Caminus”, Lisboa
“Summer Exhibition “ Ar.Co”, Almada
2000 - Drawing Exhibition “Espaço Caminus”, Lisboa
Summer Exhibition “ Ar.Co”, Almada
1999 – Printmaking Exhibition “Espaço Caminus”, Lisboa
Summer Exhibition “ Ar.Co”, Almada
1998 – Summer Exhibition “ Ar.Co”, Almada
2003 – Marlborough Fine Art Award, Marlborough Gallery, London
2000 –Prémio de Desenho Américo Marinho, Câmara Municipal do Barreiro