|2006||Doctor in Philosophy (Ph.D.) “The Uncertain Fragments of Memory”. Winchester School of Art, Southampton University, UK.|
|1999||MA in Sculpture, Winchester School of Art. University of Southampton, U.K.|
|1997||Post-Graduate studies in Sculpture, Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design., UAL. London, UK.|
|1994||BA (Honours) Fine Art – Sculpture, FBAUL, Faculty of Fine Arts of Lisbon. Lisbon University, Portugal.|
|Level 6 Diploma in Working with Children in Art Therapy – British Association for Art Therapy (BAAT), Certified by the Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body (CPCAB). London, UK.|
|Art Therapy, Foundation Course – British Association for Art Therapy (BAAT), London, UK.|
|CITI Program – Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative. My Learner Tools on Ethics.|
|PGCE – Professional Graduate Certificate in Education in Post Compulsory Education. University of Portsmouth, UK.|
|PTTLS – Award in Education & Training course in Post Compulsory Education. University of Portsmouth, UK.|
|ACADEMIC SEMINARS/TALKS AND CONFERENCES:|
|06 – 2019||Poster – Using 3D printing for curriculum enhancement, EdMedia + Innovative Learning. Amsterdam. Holland.|
|03 – 2018||Poster – 3rd International Conference on Educational Neuroscience, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
The relationship between cognitive achievement and the perceived cultural-distance and acculturative orientations of immigrant adolescents
|10 – 2017||#16.ART- International Meeting of Art Technology, at Faulty of Fine Arts of the University of Porto. Portugal|
|2016||IALIC – Bridging Across Language and Cultures in Everyday Lives: New Roles for Changing Scenarios. Barcelona, Spain.|
|2015||Faculty Research Forum – Presentation of BreadMatters IV Crossing Boundaries Intersecting the Grain. E.C.A.E., Abu Dhabi. U.A.E.|
|2013||Big Draw Workshop (Workshop Leader) Foundation Award Diploma Students. Eastleigh College – Cranbury Campus. Eastleigh. UK|
|2008 –||Artist Work – Visiting Lecture Eastleigh College. Southampton. UK|
|2007||Big Draw Workshop (Workshop Leader). New Greenham Arts. Newbury, UK.|
|2006||4th International Student Triennial – Triennial and Symposium. Faculty of Fine Arts. Marmara University. Turkey|
|2005||PhD Conference, Winchester School of Art, UK|
|2004||Exhibition Collaborator: Visual Research, Winchester Gallery, UK.
Presented Paper, The Uncertain Fragments of Memory, PhD Research Meeting. Winchester School of Art, UK.
Exhibition Collaborative Curator In Motion, New Greenham Arts, Newbury, UK.
Exhibition Curator In Motion, M94, Lisbon, Portugal.
|2003||Visiting Lecturer, Artist Talk – Hastings College of Arts and Technology, UK.
Phil/ PhD Talk MA Seminar – Winchester School of Art, UK.
|2001||Phil/ PhD Talk MA Seminar – Winchester School of Art, UK|
|2000||The Uncertain Fragments of Memory, Inter Institutional Ph.D. Research Meeting, Winchester School of Art, UK|
|2014||Research award by E.C.A.E. Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. BreadMatters IV Crossing Boundaries Intersecting the Grain. Nicosia, Cyrus|
|2013||Participation awarded by: Instituto Camões. Performance, Mapping Shadows In Situ Contemporary Art Foundation, Sokolovsko, Poland.|
|2003||Prize in Digital Art, XII Bienal Vila Nova de Cerveira, Vila Nova de Cerveira. Portugal.|
|2000-2004||Research Grant, Ministério da Ciência e da Tecnologia, Portugal.|
|1998-1999||Research Grant, GRI. Gabinete das Relações Internacionais. Ministério da Cultura, Portugal.|
|1996||Honourable Mention, National Competition for a Monument to Life, in Almada, Portugal.|
|1988||Comunità Economica Europea, Programma Mosaico Scultura in Marmo, White Marble, Pietrasanta. Italy.|
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