About

Born in Lisbon, Portugal
Lives and works in New York

Education:
2004 MFA in Photography and Related Media, School of Visual Arts, New York, US
2000 BFA in Painting, University of Lisbon, Portugal
1996 BA in Visual Arts, School of Technologies, Arts and Design, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal

Solo Exhibitions:

2016
New World,Tony Brazil, Carpe Diam Arte e Pesquisa, Lisboa, Portugal
2012
New World Parkville, Centro de Arte de São João da Madeira, Portugal
2011
New World Parkville, Museu da Electricidade, Fundação EDP, Lisboa, Portugal
2010
Ofício, Museu de São Roque, Lisboa, Portugal
Saudade, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI, US
2009
New World Parkville, public art project, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT, US
Saudade, Encontros da Imagem, Museu D.Diogo de Sousa, Braga, Portugal
Saudade, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX, US
2007
Things, Galeria 111, Porto, Portugal
Things, Galeria 111, Lisbon, Portugal
2006
Things, A.I.R. Fellowship Gallery, New York, US
Junk, Voyeur Project View, Lisbon, Portugal
Saudade, Galeria Monumental, Lisbon, Portugal
2005
Saudade, Real Art Ways, Connecticut, US
Gueiko e Maiko, Centro de Cultura Contemporanea, Torres Vedras, Portugal
2001
Other Spaces, Museu de Historia Natural, Lisboa, Portugal ( two person show with Luis Nobre)
1998
Shining, Faculdade de Belas Artes, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2016
Show #35, Filed Projects, New York, US
The Past Will Be Present, ABC No Rio, New York, US
Linhas de Dialogo, Espaço Novo Banco, Lisboa, Portugal
Being her now: Feminine Identity in the 21st Century, Salisbury University Art Galleries, MD, US
2015
O Tempo e o Modo, Pavilhão 31, Hospital Julio de Matos, Lisboa, Portugal
2014
Lei de Ohm, Museu da Electricidade, Fundação EDP, Lisboa, Portugal
50 Anos – 1964. 2014 , Galeria 111, Lisboa, Portugal
Photobookshow Malmö, Vasli Souza Gallery, Sweden
2013
Cartographies of the Feminine, Rogue Gallery, New York, US
Sifest, Italy
5th International Artists’ Book Exhibition, King St. Stephen Museum, Hungary
2012
29 x 29, Bruce Silverstein Gallery, NY, US
Collecting Collections and Concepts, Fabrica ASA, Guimarães, Portugal
B Book Show, Ground Floor Left Enterprise House, London, United Kingdom
2011
Museu Bernardo. Colecção e mais, Centro de Artes de Sines, Portugal
A Book Show, Brighton, UK
90-10 ESAD.CR, Edifício XXI, Lisboa, Portugal
2010
Alternative Histories, Exit Art, NY, US
Século XXI-Anos 10, Palácio Anjos,Lisboa, Portugal
Cabinet d’Amateur, Museu Nacional de Historia Natural, Lisboa, Portugal
Kaunas International Festival of Photography, Lithuania
2009
She is a Femme Fatale, Berardo Collection, CCB, Lisboa, Portugal
Gallery Registered, White Columns, NY, US
Hanging Out at No Rio, ABC No Rio, NY, US
The Make Station, Gallery 44, Toronto, Canada
Lá Fora, Museu da Presidência da República/ Fundação EDP, Lisbon, Portugal
2008
Portrait Show, Vermont Center for Photography, VT, US
In the Country of Last Things, Gallery Aferro, NJ, US
Lá Fora, Museu da Presidência da República, Viana do Castelo, Portugal
How Soon is Now?, Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY, US
Akin To, Gallery Korea, NY, US
Made in Woodstock IV, Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY, US
Joyce Elaine Grant Exhibition, Denton, TX, US
TFOP 2008, Toledo Museum of Art, OH, US
2007
Possessed, Dorsky Gallery, NY, US
The View From Here, Skylight Gallery, NY, US
2006
COCA, Center on Contemporary Art 2006 annual, Seattle, WA, US
Photography Now: 100 Portfolios (DVD), Write State University, OH, US
Group Show N 4, Humble Arts Foundation, US
PRC Member’s Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center at Boston University, MA, US
80th Annual International Competition, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA, US
2005
Camera Club of New York National Photography Competition, NY, US
Focused 10th Annual, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA, US
Photography Now 2005, Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY, US
6th Biennial, A.I.R., NY, US
11th Juried Show, Griffin Museum of Photography, MA, US
2004
Emerging NYC, Drury University, MO, US
Works on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, NC, US
Urban Moment, Harvest Art Gallery, Taipé, Taiwan
The Look of Things, Visual Arts Gallery, NY, US
2003
Revisiting Art History, School of Visual Arts, Westside Gallery, NY, US
2001
Porto Rotterdam – Rotterdam Porto, Cokkie Snoei Gallery, Rotterdam, Holland
2000
NonstopopeningLisboa, ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2000, group exhibition, André Viana Gallery, Porto, Portugal
Sister Spaces – Southern Exposure, Gallery ZDB, San Francisco, US
Second to Be, University of Fine Arts, Lisbon, Portugal
Finalists Exhibition Ar.Co., Lisbon, Portugal
1999
Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean, Rome, Italy
Maia 99, Maia Biennial, Oporto, Portugal
1998
Art Attack, ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
1996
Identidade, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Jovens Criadores 96, Lisbon, Portugal
Gratis, Town Hall, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
6th Biennial of Design and Sculpture, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal

Bursaries and awards:
2012 Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Portugal
2010 Puffin Foundation grant, NJ, US
2008 First Prize, Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibit, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX
2007  Center fellowship, NM, US
2006  A.I.R. Gallery fellowship, NY, US
2005  Honorable mention, Camera Club of New York National Photography Competition, NY, US
2005  Director’s Prize, Photography Now 2005, Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY, US
2004  Portuguese Center of Photography fellowship, Porto, Portugal
2003  Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation fellowship, Lisbon, Portugal
2003  Luso American Foundation fellowship, Lisbon, Portugal
2003  Aaron Siskind fellowship, NY, US
2002  Orient Foundation grant, Lisbon, Portugal

Residencies:
2013 EDP Foundation, Portugal
2009 National Performance Network/ Visual Arts Network residency, LA, US
2007 AIM 28, Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY, US
2005 AIR, Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY, US

Permanent Collections:
Museum of Contemporary Photography, IL, US
Colecção Américo Marques, Portugal
Camera Club of New York, New York, NY, US
Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY, US
Fundação EDP, Portugal
Grover Collection, Hartford, CT, US
Museu de Arte Contemporânea do Funchal, Portugal
Novo Banco, Portugal
Colecção Pedro Cabrita Reis, Portugal
Fundação PLMJ, Portugal
Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT, US
The school of Visual Arts, New York, NY, US