Ana Sofia Gonçalves was born in Lisbon, in 1979. She is a Plastic Artist, Set designer, Illustrator and Teacher. She graduated in Fine Arts-Painting at the Faculdade de Belas Artes de Lisboa in 2003 and in 2012 completed a Master’s degree in Teaching Visual Arts at the Universidade de Lisboa. She has been teaching Visual Arts since 2004.
Ana Sousa Santos was born on the 16th of March 1994. Degree in Visual Arts - Sculpture at FBAUP (2012-2016). She studied Ceramics and Human Modelling at the Facultat de Bellas Artes in Barcelona (2015). Since 2010, she has held several individual and group exhibitions.
Carlos Alberto Alves Teixeira de Resende was born on the 11th of May 1961, in Coimbra, Portugal. As a visual artist, he has exhibited regularly since 1983, with an average of 25 individual exhibitions and around 40 collective exhibitions.
Catarina Alves (Lisbon, 1987) works in a small workshop just beyond the gates of Calçada de Carriche. She graduated in Sculpture from the Faculdade de Belas-Artes de Lisboa and complemented her studies in several areas of ceramics.
Eduardo Barrento, 1968, Torres Novas. Caçador de Luz. Degree in Painting from the Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade de Lisboa, where he discovered a new passion: Photography. For the past 30 years, he has been photographing Portugal's nature, especially wildlife.
Filipe Manuel Abreu, completed his undergraduate degree in Painting from the Faculdade de Belas-Artes da Universidade de Lisboa in 1996 and Master’s degree in Drawing from the same institution in 2016. Since 1994 Filipe Abreu has been exhibiting individually and collectively in several exhibitions.
Francisca S. Coutinho, Lisbon, 1993. Since she was a young girl, she has been using her hands, brushes and paints as a means of expressing herself, having exhibited at a very young age at the Oficina de Cores e Pintores. From her artistic creation emerge her intuitive forms, often unconscious. Immersion and artistic introspection are an intrinsic part of her daily life.
Graca Paz is an artist born in the late 60s in Porto, Portugal who’s found a home in the silent and picturesque northern Portuguese countryside. Graca originally studied Fashion Design in her 20s at the Cooperative de Arte in Porto.
João Fitas (1977) lives and works in Lisbon. Completed his undergraduate degree in Painting from the Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade de Lisboa in 2001. Participated in several individual and collective exhibitions.
Lara Roseiro (Coimbra, 1980) lives and works in Azeitão. Master's Degree in Painting from the Faculdade de Belas-Artes da Universidade de Lisboa (2014) with the theses “Femmage e heranças do labor feminino”. She has carried out several public art projects, such as at the Museu Arqueológico do Carmo in Lisbon.
Luís Bruno combines the pleasure of travelling with photography. Travel is one of his sources of inspiration. Having focused his professional life on his area of education (Business Administration and Economics), Photography has becoming more and more important, as now he dedicates a large part of his time to this art.
Maria Sottomayor was born in Porto, in 1982. In 2005 she completed a degree in Fine Arts -Painting and in 2010 a Master's degree in Art Theory and Criticism, both at FBAUP.
Marta Poppe has always been passionate about photography. With a degree in Business Communication from ISCEM (1999), in 2002 she joined ARCO to take an introductory photography course.
Martinho Costa, 1977, lives and Works in Lisbon. Graduated in Fine Art from the University of Lisbon and Masters in Teoría y Prática de Las Artes Contemporáneas (Theory an Practise of Contemporary Arts) from the Universidad Complutense in Madrid. Shows regularly in solo and group shows since 2000.
Maura Laus, (b. 1994, Funchal) a versatile and experimentalist artist, she works in different areas of art, but her main focus and current studies are in the field of painting. She started her artistic career in 2012 at the University of Fine Arts in Spain, studying in Tenerife and Malaga.
Miriam Faria was born in Évora in 1973, but moved to Lisbon to study Visual Arts/Painting at the Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade de Lisboa, completing her degree in 1996. There she began to develop an interest in engraving and under the Erasmus program she attended a Printmaking and Photo Media course at Norwich School of Art and Design, in the UK.
Nicoleta Sandulescu was born in Moldava in 1994. Lives and studies in Lisbon. 2017/2020 – Master’s in Painting. Belas-Artes da Universidade de Lisboa.
Pedro Zamith (Lisbon, 1971) Graduated in Fine Arts from the University of Fine Arts of Lisbon, 2000. Degree in animation at the Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 1995. Participated in several solo and collective exhibitions.
Rafaela Nunes, born in Lisbon (1991), lives between Lisbon and Palmela — between the city and the countryside. She completed an undergraduate and a Master’s degree in Painting at the Pintura pela Faculdade de Belas-Artes de Lisboa, where she explored the possibility of creating extraterritorial spaces and painting.
Sílvia Patrício was born in Vincennes, France, in 1974. Fine artist, graduated from the Art and Design College in Caldas da Rainha in 2000, she soon started paving her way. In 1997 she organized her first individual exhibition. In 2018 she participated in the first edition of “International biennial of Macau”.
In the work of Analog Collage by Simão Matos, nothing is connected by chance. Randomness rarely comes into play. The idea comes from the artist, but this will never be nothing more than a challenge.
Sofia Alves is a 30-year-old Portuguese artist with an undergraduate degree in Graphic Design at IADE in Lisbon, and specialized in Textile Design at Chelsea College of Arts in London. She has shown an interest the world of arts from an early age, especially in painting.
Sónia Travassos was born in Coimbra, Portugal, in 1984. Sónia Travassos has always been a person curious about art and its multiple expressions. Her work is represented in private, national and international collections, and she has shown her work in group and individual exhibitions.