Faculty

9he master faculty includes, besides its teachers, a significant set of guest lectures with recognized experience and academic and/or professional merit in the field of  contemporary art, such as artists, curators, critics and researchers: 

ALBERTO SAMANIEGO – AMARANTE ABRAMOVICI – ANA RITO – ANDRÉ ALVES – ANTÓNIO PRETO – CATARINA ROSENDO – CELESTE CERQUEIRA – CRISTINA SUSIGAN – DANIEL MOREIRA E RITA CASTRO NEVES – DANIELA ANGELUCCI – DENISE POLLINI – DIOGO TUDELA – GRACE SHWIDNT – JOANA CUNHA LEAL – JOANA MACHADO – JOÃO FONTE SANTA – JOÃO TABARRA – JOSÉ MAÇÃS DE CARVALHO – JOSÉ MAIA – LOURENÇO SANDOVAL – LUÍS LIMA – LUÍSA PINTO – MARCUS STEINWEG – MARIANA PINTO DOS SANTOS – NAYIA YAKOUMAKI – NUNO MALHEIRO - NUNO RAMALHO – PAULO ALEXANDRE CASTRO – PEDRO FARO – REGINA GUIMARÃES – RITA ROQUE – SÉRGIO LEITÃO – SILVESTRE PESTANA – TALES FREY – TAMARA BRINGAS – TIAGO AFONSO - JONATHAN ULIEL SALDANHA - CATARINA MIRANDA - LORENZO SANDOVAL - PEDRO ROCHA SARA & ANDRÉ


Full Name
Carlos Alberto de Matos Trindade

Professional Name
Carlos Trindade

Department
Visual Arts

Category
Assistant Professor

Acdemic Roles
Member of the Scientific Council | Director of the Fine Arts and Intermedia Bachelor

Research Units
Research Group MODO (Modes of artistic knowledge) of the Department of Sculpture of the University of Vigo - researcher

Current Projects
Painting, Photography and Cinema: pictorial references in photographic and cinematographic images (ESAP / 2016-17 / P38 / DAV). Researcher responsible.

Email
carlos.trindade@esap.pt

ORCID
0000-0003-2554-3792

Webpages(s)
https://researchgate.net/profile/Carlos_Alberto_Matos_Trindade
http://esap-porto.academia.edu/CarlosTrindade

Curriculum DeGois
https://www.cienciavitae.pt/741E-2ECA-A82C

Curriculum

Bachelor of Fine Arts / Painting by FBAUP (1981). PhD from the University of Vigo (Department of Sculpture, 2014), with the thesis "Art and Memory: Developments and derivations about the concept of memory and its contribution to artistic practice". He was a Fellow of the Foundation for Science and Technology (2009-2012). Since 1982, he has been teaching at ESAP's Higher Arts Courses, of which he was one of the founders, having held various positions. As a plastic artist, he began exhibiting in 1978: he held 5 solo exhibitions and participated in more than 150 collectives, in Portugal and abroad, being represented in some public and private collections. Between 1976 and 1981 he worked in Animation Cinema, including two films subsidized by the Portuguese Cinema Institute, produced by Cinematógrafo - collective of intervention, of which he was one of the founders. In 2015 Trindade re-started working in cinema, having produced two short films which were shown in some international film festivals. 

Full Name
Juan Luis Toboso Galindo

Professional Name
Juan Luis Toboso

Department
Visual Arts

Category
Invited Assistant Professor

Acdemic Roles
Adjunct Director of the Academic Council

Research Units
Arnaldo Araújo Research Center: full member | Research group: Art and Critical Studies

Email
juan.toboso@esap.pt

ORCID
0000-00012-4603-8309

Webpages(s)
http://www.kultureland.com
https://esap-porto.academia.edu/juantoboso

Curriculum DeGois
9111352139586589

Curriculum

Researcher and curator in Contemporary Art. Living between Valencia, Spain and Porto, Portugal. PhD by the Faculty of Fine Arts of the Polytechnic University of Valencia. He is an assistant professor at ESAP, Escola Superior Artística do Porto. He is an Integrated Researcher at the Arnaldo Araújo Research Center, in the group of Research in Art and Critical Studies. In the field of cultural production he has collaborated with different institutions such as the Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and the Art and Architecture program of the European Capital of Culture, Guimarães 2012. Since 2004 he has been a member of several university research groups at the UPV in Valencia, and UFRGS in Porto Alegre, Brazil, for the development of international cooperation projects, based on the creation of nuclei of thought around new contemporary processes of artistic creation, as well as the investigation of new territories in production, criticism and diffusion of the plastic arts. He is the editor of the book, Infraestructuras emergentes, on the production, management and cultural diffusion. He has developed research on the relations between art, politics and society with an emphasis on spatial and performative arthritic practices. During 2017/18 was curator in residence of the Center of Contemporary Culture - Center del Carme and currently is associated curator in the Galeria Municipal do Porto. 

Full Name
Maria Covadonga Barreiro Rodríguez-Moldes

Professional Name
Maria Covadonga Barreiro

Department
Visual Arts

Category
Assistant Professor

Acdemic Roles
Diretora da Licenciatura em Artes Visuais - Fotografia

Research Units
CEAA | Center for Arnaldo Araújo Studies: Group of Art and Critical Studies - Integrated Researcher

Current Projects
Correspondence (ESAP / 2016 / P32 / SATH) - Researcher

Email
maria.barreiro@esap.pt

ORCID
0000-0002-9968-8559

Webpages(s)
http://correspondencias.weebly.com/
http://pdgartes.weebly.com/

Curriculum DeGois
9761311619700111

Curriculum

Mª Covadonga Barreiro, graduated in Belas Artes (Univesidade de Vigo, 2006) and Doutorada com Menção Internacional (Universidade de Vigo, 2012). Expôs em various national and international institutions, with the participation of the Correspondências e Hors-Série projects, curated by Eduarda Neves. Tem recebido prémios pela sua trajetória academica (Extraordinary Prize of Bachelor, Extraordinary Award and Award of Investigation in Humanities of Deputação de Pontevedra) and artistic (Prémio Novos Valores, Primeiro Prémio no Certame de Artes Plásticas da Deputação de Ourense ...). É researcher at Centro de Estudos Arnaldo Araújo (Critical Studies and Art Group), professor at the Escola Superior Artística do Porto since 2014 and Professora Associada at the University of Vigo (Spain) since 2017. 

Full Name
Maria Eduarda Dias Neves

Professional Name
Eduarda Neves

Department
Theory and History

Category
Assistant Professor

Acdemic Roles
Academic Director of ESAP | Member of the Scientific Council

Research Units
Arnaldo Araújo Studies Center (CEAA): Member of the Board | Research Group Critical Art and Studies - Responsible Researcher

Current Projects
Correspondence - Research, Exposition and Curatorial Project in the scope of research

Email
eduardadn@gmail.com

ORCID
0000-0003-1906-1957

Webpages(s)
https://esap-porto.academia.edu/EduardaNeves
https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100011446524503
http://correspondencias.weebly.com/
http://pdgartes.weebly.com/
https://semimagomundi.weebly.com/project.html
https://hors-serie.weebly.com/

Curriculum DeGois
4651701144190331

Curriculum

Degree in Philosophy and PhD in Contemporary Aesthetics. Professor of contemporary art theory and criticism, an area in which she has several articles and books published. Main Researcher of the ART AND CRITICAL STUDIES group of CEAA Research Center. Independent curator. Her research and curatorial activity crosses the territories of art, philosophy and politics. She collaborates regularly with the art magazine CONTEMPORÂNEA. Latest book published: Nem-Isto-Nem-Aquilo [Neither-This-Nor-That], 2019. She is currently Director of ESAP - Porto Art School. For the 2019-2020 biennium, she is a member of the Commission for Acquisition of Contemporary Art to the Portuguese State collection.  + info

Full Name
Maria Manuela de Oliveira Barros

Professional Name
Né Barros

Department
Theater and Cinema

Category
Assistant Professor

Acdemic Roles
Member of the Scientific Council

Research Units
Institute of Philosophy, Aesthetic Group, Politics and Knowledge, U.P

Current Projects
Performances in the Contemporary (IF)

Email
nebarros@gmail.com

ORCID
0000-0001-5391-0890

Webpages(s)
http://www.balleteatro.pt
http://www.fffilmproject.com

Curriculum DeGois
2142912302448475

Curriculum

Né Barros, choreographer and researcher at the Institute of Philosophy, Aesthetic Group, Policy and Knowledge of the University of Porto where she completed Post-Doctorate in the area of ​​Aesthetics and Performances. PhD from the FMH (U.T.L.), Master in Dance, Laban Center City University, London, Superior Theater Course (ESAP). Artistically, he began his training in classical dance and later works contemporary dance and choreographic composition, in the United States, Smith College. Choreographed for Balleteatro, National Ballet Company, Gulbenkian Ballet and Aura Dance Company. Assistant Professor at ESAP. Author of the book Materiality in Dance, Dance: Body and House, Co-Editing Performative Arts: New Speeches, Family Pictures, Displacements of Intimacy, Unframing Archives. Has several articles published. Co-editor of the "Aesthetics, Politics and Arts" and War Machine Collections (FLUP). Founder and co-director of the international film, memory and ethnography film festival - Family Film Project and Balleteatro.

Full Name
Nuno Ricardo Faleiro Rodrigues

Professional Name
Nuno Faleiro Rodrigues

Department
Visual Arts

Category
Assistant Professor

Acdemic Roles
Deputy Director of ESAP

Research Units
CEAA | Arnaldo Araújo Research Center: Member of the Scientific Council | Group of Art and Critical Studies - Integrated Researcher

Current Projects
CEAA-Film in Contemporary Art

Email
nuno.faleiro@esap.pt

ORCID
0000-0002-2035-0150

Webpages(s)
http://www.ceaa.pt/arte-e-estudos-criticos/
https://estudoscriticosarte.wordpress.com/

Curriculum DeGois
EE12-ED56-2BBB

Curriculum

Nuno Faleiro Rodrigues is a lecturer at ESAP where he teaches in Photography-Visual Arts and Post-Graduate Studies in Contemporary Art. In 2009 he completed his PhD at Middlesex University, London under the guidance of Professor Peter Osborne and Professor Éric Alliez. He has taught Critical Studies at Norwich University of the Arts and Metropolitan Cardiff University, UK. Between 2007 and 2009, he presented a series of seminars in art theory at Ar.Co, Lisbon, about art and repetition in the postwar period and art and aesthetics in the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze. He is an integrated researcher at the Arnaldo Araújo Research Center where he is a member of the Research Group on Art and Critical Studies. Currently, he is Deputy Director of ESAP. 

Full Name
Susana Chiocca de Almeida Duarte

Professional Name
Susana Chiocca

Department

Category
Invited Assistant Professor

Email
susanachiocca@gmail.com

ORCID
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Webpages(s)
http://chiocca.wix.com/susanachiocca

Curriculum DeGois
None

Curriculum

Susana Chiocca. Lisbon, 1974. PhD in Contemporary Art / Performance by the Faculty of Fine Arts of Cuenca (Universidad Castilla-La Mancha) in 2016 - investigation around the mask in its relationship with performance. She graduated in Sculpture from the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Porto in 1999. Professor of the courses of New Artistic Behaviors at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Cuenca (2016) and Performance at the Balleteatro Professional School (2010-2012). Organized some exhibitions and events of which space highlights the Hall, dedicated to the presentation of performances (2006-2010), created together with António Lago. He has participated in several exhibitions, events and workshops.