1977-1980 Painting at the Academy of Art - Ar.Co Lissabon

1978-1985 University of Lissabon, Studies in Philosophy : Degree: Licenciatura

1994-2002 Graphic-Design at the University of Applied Sciences in Dortmund. Qualification: Diplom



Work experience:

Since 2001; Freelance Artist

Since 2008; Lecturer for nude drawing and painting at the Ruhrakademie in Schwerte

Since 2015; Lecturer for drawing/anatomy at the SAE Institute in Bochum


Significant solo exhibitions:

„A Mãe das Mães“ – an exhibition of the „Berardo Collection“:

from 06.05.2008 to 06.01.2009 in Casa das Mudas Arts Center / CASA DAS MUDAS, Madeira

from 11.11.2010 to 20.03.2011 in Museum of Modern Art / SINTRA MUSEU DE ARTE MODERNA, Lissabon




„A Mãe das Mães“ catalogue: Centro das Artes „Casa das Mudas“, 2008

ISBN: 978-972-8902-06-3

„Assoziieren und Konkretisieren“, Werkausgabe 2013 / Associations and concretising, edition 2013

ISBN: 978-3-933059-12-3