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Graduated in Fine Arts from the School of Arts and Design of Caldas da Rainha, where he has been a teacher since 2003. PhD in Visual Arts and Intermedia from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Artist and teacher, his activity focuses on the research of the intricate and complex relationship between the means of sculpture, drawing and photography with the notions of landscape.
His solo exhibitions include: Inhabit the Penumbra (2005), Módulo – Centro Difusor de Arte, Porto; MAGMA (2008), Galeria 111 – Lisbon and Porto, SCANNING (2010) Arquivo Fotográfico de Lisboa, Lisbon; MEGAPARSECS (2012) Teatro da Politécnica, Lisbon.
His group exhibitions include: 7 Artists to the 10th month (2005), Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon; London Pilot 2, (2015) London; Da Outra Margen do Atlântico – Alguns Exemplos do Vídeo e da Fotografia Portuguesa (2005), Centro de arte Hélio Oiticica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Pilot Archive, parallel programme of the Venice Biennale (2007), Atelier Fondazione Bevilacqua La Massa, Monastery ss. Cosma e Damiano, Venice, Italy; Drawing Now Paris, le Salon du Dessin Contemporain (2017), Carreau du Temple | Paris; Drawing Room (2018), Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain; Studiolo XXI Drawing and affinities, (2019), Eugénio de Almeida Foundation, Évora.

Finalist in the awards: IV International Expanded Painting Prize (2007), Museo de Bellas Artes de Castellón, Spain and in the X Mostra Internacional UNION FENOSA (2008), Museo de Arte Contemporâneo União Fenosa, Coruña, Spain.
He is represented in the collections of Novo Banco, MAR (Museu de Arte do RIO, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), MAAT – Museu de Arte, Arquitectura e Tecnologia, Manuel de Brito, PLMJ etc….

His research interests lie in Arts, Landscape, Ecology, and Climate Change.

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