Faculty

Bachelor degree Course, of university level, in compliance with the Bologna Process, according to the Dispatch n.º 13884/2016, published in the ‘Diário da República’, 2nd series, n. º 221, of November 17, 2016.

The Bachelor degree in Theater aims to deepen the mastery of the mechanisms inherent to the theatrical creation, fundamentally in the territory of Acting. During the training course, of university level, and in the scope of the projects to be developed, the student has the opportunity to contact with the professional structures of the theatrical field. This cycle of studies proposes an interdisciplinary professional formation, in a contemporary perspective. Due to the broad nature of its study plan, the multiplicity of professional exits is favored in accordance with the acquired learning.


Full Name
Alexandra Trevisan da Silveira Pacheco

Professional Name
Alexandra Trevisan

Department
Theory and History

Category
Auxiliary Teacher

Acdemic Roles
Coordinator of the Autonomous Section of Theory and History | Vice-President of the Scientific Council | Member of the General Council

Research Units
Center for Arnaldo Araújo Studies (CEAA): Member of the Board | Member of the Founders Council | Research Group Architecture Studies - Integrated Researcher

Current Projects
MODSCAPES - Modernist Reinventions of Rural Landscape (HERA.15.097) - Researcher | Religious Areas from the Photographic Register (ESAP / 2015 / P20 / SATH) - Responsible Researcher

Email
alexandra.trevisan@esap.pt

ORCID
0000-0003-4538-9358

Webpages(s)
https://esap-porto.academia.edu/AlexandraTrevisan

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

Bachelor and Master in History of Art by the Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto. Doctorate in Architecture (Program Problems of Architecture and modern city: theory, history, projects) by ETSA of the University of Valladolid. She has been a professor at ESAP since 1986. She is Coordinator of the Autonomous Section of Theory and History and Vice-President of the Scientific Council of ESAP. He has been developing research in the field of Theory and History of Architecture and History of Photography, and it is worth mentioning the participation in two completed FCT projects: Photography, Modern Architecture and the "Oporto School": Interpretations around the Teófilo Rego Archive (2013-2015) as responsible researcher, and Modernismos do Sul (2014-2015), as a member of the research team.

Full Name
Cidália Maria da Cruz Henriques

Professional Name
Cidália Henriques

Department
Theory and History

Category
Assistant

Acdemic Roles
Membro do Gabinete de Qualidade

Current Projects
Doutoramento em História

Email
cidaliahenriques8@hotmail.com

ORCID
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Webpages(s)

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

Holds a degree in History (University of Porto, 1980) and a Master's degree in Administration and Planning of Education, a thesis on History of Design Teaching in Portugal in the 19th century (Portucalense University, 1999), PhD student in History at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities of the University of Porto. Since 1984, Professor at the Superior School of Art of Porto, he has taught the subjects of History of Art, Cultural History and Mentalities, History of Art in Portugal I, Portrait, and currently History of Art I, History of Architecture and Urbanism I and II, Theory and History of Design, History of Theatre and History of Modernand ContemporaryArt in Portugal. Academic Director of ESAP (1991 to 1997) and President of the Pedagogical Council (2005-2006). Member of ESAP's Scientific Council until 2010. Chairman of the Fiscal Council of CESAP (2009-2015). Member of the IJI (Interdisciplinary Juridical Institute of the Faculty of Law of Porto) since 2003, member of the ESAP Office for the Promotion of Quality (since 2018). His research has been multidisciplinary although particularly focused on the teaching of drawing in Portugal.

Full Name
Francisco José da Cruz de Jesus

Professional Name
Francisco Jesus

Department
Theory and History

Category
Assistant

Email
franciscojesusesap@gmail.com

ORCID
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Webpages(s)

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

Francisco José da Cruz de Jesus Degree in History - History of Art (Faculty of Arts of the University of Coimbra, 1994), Master in History of Art (Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa, 1999), doctorate in Sociology in the Specialty of Sociology of Art and Culture (University of Beira Interior ). He is a professor at ESAP in the areas of Social Sciences and Theory, History and Art Criticism since 2001. He was Coordinator of the Autonomous Section of Social Sciences in the 2010-2012 biennium. He is the author of several articles on social history of art and sociology of art in national and international publications.

Full Name
Helena Isabel Carreiro Guerreiro

Professional Name
Helena Guerreiro

Department
Theater and Cinema

Category
Assistant

Email
hlnguerreiro@gmail.com

ORCID
0000-0002-3494-8567

Webpages(s)
https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HelenaGuerreiro

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

PhD researcher in Plastic Arts and Visual Arts - Faculty of Fine Arts of Pontevedra (2013/2016). Diploma of Advanced Studies in Plastic Arts and Visual Arts - Faculty of Fine Arts of Pontevedra (2006/2008). Recognition of Master Degree. School of Music and Performing Arts (ESMAE), 2012. Bachelor's Degree in Theater - Costume Design - ESMAE (2004). Technical-Professional Course of Fashion Design - Artistic and Professional School Tree (1999). Member of the research group Mode: Modes of Artistic Knowledge - Faculty ofBelas Artes de Pontevedra (2013/2016). Lecturer at the. (ESAP) - from 2003 to date. Lecturer at ESMAE - from 2004 to 2013. Professional experience in Costume Design, Scenography and characterization for theater, opera, cinema and advertising, over 10 years.

Full Name
Henrique António Muga

Professional Name
Henrique Muga

Department
Theory and History

Category
Auxiliary Teacher

Research Units
Arnaldo Araújo Studies Center (CEAA) | Member of the Board of Founders I Film Studies Group - Integrated Researcher

Email
henriquemuga@esap.pt

ORCID
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Webpages(s)

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

Henrique Muga. Degree in Psychology (University of Porto, 1986), Master in Social Psychology (University of Porto, 1998), and PhD in Social Sciences - research line Psychology of Art (Universidade Fernando Pessoa, 2015). He has taught at ESAP since 1987. He is the author of several articles and books in the field of architecture and cinema. He coordinated, in partnership with Porto Lazer, the project "Urban Art - Intervention in Boxes of Electricity", Largo de S. Domingos. He was Chairman of the Pedagogical Council and Deputy Director of the Board of Directors. He is currently integrates CESAP`s Direction.

Full Name
Jorge Miguel Ferrão Palinhos

Professional Name
Jorge Palinhos

Department
Theory and History

Category
Assistant

Research Units
Arnaldo Araújo Studies Center (CEAA) | Research Group Architecture Studies - Collaborating Researcher

Current Projects
Dramatic Architectures 2016 (ESAP / 2016 / P30 / SATH) - Responsible Researcher

Email
jorge.palinhos@esap.pt

ORCID
0000-0003-2255-3151

Webpages(s)
https://esap-porto.academia.edu/JorgePalinhos
https://scholar.google.pt/citations?user=m-WXv-UAAAAJ&hl=pt-PT

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

 Jorge Palinhos has a degree in Modern Languages and Literature, and a Master's degree in Terminology and Translation, with a thesis on Text Studies, and a PhD in Cultural Studies. In theater he is the author of several plays published and presented in Portugal, Brazil, Spain, France, The Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Serbia, Germany and the USA. He was awarded the Miguel Rovisco Prize 2003, the 2007 Manuel-Deniz Jacinto Prize, and was a finalist of the António José da Silva Prize in 2011. He collaborated with different Portuguese and International theatre groups and venues. He was a playwright and guest dramaturgist for the European Capital of Culture Guimarães 2012. He is in the Editorial Board of Aniki journal, and vice-director of Plateia.  

Full Name
Luísa Isabel da Costa Pinto

Professional Name
Luísa Pinto

Department
Theater and Cinema

Category
Auxiliary Teacher

Research Units
CEAA | Centro de Estudos Arnaldo Araújo (uID 4041 da FCT) - Architectural Studies research group / Axis: Dramatic Architectures

Email
luisaisabelpinto@gmail.com

ORCID
0000-0001-7696-3055

Webpages(s)
https://www.facebook.com/Narrativensaio-Ac-Teatro-779468555520087/

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

Luisa Pinto é doutorada em Estudos Artísticos, Artes/Estudos Teatrais e Performativos pela Universidade de Coimbra. Mestre em Teatro/Encenação, pela Escola Superior Artística do Porto - ESAP. Encenadora, professora de Teatro  na ESAP e investigadora/colaboradora no Centro de Estudos Arnaldo Araújo-FCT. Diretora Artística da Companhia de Teatro Narrativensaio-AC. Enquanto encenadora levou à cena mais de trinta peças, entre elas, Missa do Galo de Carlos Tê, Sicrano de Bergerac de Jorge Louraço Figueira, Onde o Frio Se Demora de Ana Cristina Pereira, Gota D’água de Heron Coelho a partir da obra de Chico Buarque, Cânticos de Barbearia de Carlos Tê, O Deserto de Medeia de Marta Freitas, O Filho Pródigo de Helder Wasterlain e João Maria André, entre outros. Os seus espetáculos circulam por todo país e também a nível internacional como Espanha e Brasil, onde normalmente orienta também oficinas de teatro. As suas criações marcam presença regularmente em festivais de teatro como o FITEI, Festival de Almada, Vinte e Sete, Serralves em Festa, Festa do Avante, entre outros. Além da formação em teatro, em 1989, concluiu o curso de Moda da Escola de Moda Gudi, foi premiada pelo Instituto de Comércio Externo de Portugal – ICEP - com um estágio em Paris, onde fez uma especialização em figurinos. Ao longo dos anos, a par com a encenação, desenhou figurinos para várias companhias de teatro e para filmes, entre eles, Alice de Marco Martins. Nos últimos anos, assina também a cenografia e os figurinos dos seus espetáculos. Entre 2007 e 2015 foi Diretora Artística do Teatro Municipal de Matosinhos Constantino Nery. Foi ideóloga e Diretora Artística do Cena Contemporânea de Matosinhos em Português – Festival de Teatro. Desde 2006 investiga e realiza projetos de Teatro em Contexto Prisional. Foi autora e apresentadora de programas de Televisão para a RTPN. Foi diretora de imagem de canais de Televisão como RTPN, MTV Portugal e Porto Canal. Foi corealizadora do documentário Rompendo os Muros da Prisão - O teatro como meio de reinserção de reclusos.

Full Name
Margarida Maria da Mota Ferreira Machado

Professional Name
Margarida Machado

Department
Theater and Cinema

Category
Assistant

Acdemic Roles
Member of the General Council | Member of the Pedagogical Council

Current Projects
PhD in Performative and Dramatic Artistic Studies

Email
margarida.hmachado@gmail.com

ORCID
0000 – 0002 – 8096 -6483

Webpages(s)

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

University Degree in Philosophy at Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto (FLUP); Postgraduate Degree in Philosophy of Education at FLUP; Master’s Degree in Contemporary History (History of Drama) at FLUP; Doctor’s Degree in Artistic Studies – Drama and Performative Studies (work in progress) at Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra; Graduate in Classical Ballet at the Royal Academy of Dancing; 4th Grade in Piano and Musical Education at Conservatório do Porto; Professional actress in national and foreign companies (Italy); Actress in building up voices in cartoons at Estúdios Somnorte and Cinemágica. Drama teacher at Escola Superior Artística do Porto and Escola Superior de Educação Paula Frassinetti.

Full Name
Maria de Fátima Alves Sales Varão

Professional Name
Fátima Sales

Department
Theory and History

Category
Auxiliary Teacher

Acdemic Roles
Member of the Scientific Council

Research Units
Arnaldo Araújo Studies Center (CEAA) | Architecture Studies Group - integrated researcher

Current Projects
The House of Cinema of Manoel de Oliveira (ESAP / 2015 / P18 / SATH) - Responsible Researcher

Email
fatimasales63@gmail.com

ORCID
0000-0002-8704-4545

Webpages(s)

Curriculum DeGois
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Curriculum

Maria de Fátima Alves Sales Varão. Degree in History - Archeology (University of Porto, 1986). PhD in Architecture, with Thesis Januário Godinho in Portuguese Architecture or the other face of modernity (Modern Architecture and Restauration program, University of Valladolid, 2001). Fellow of FCT, program PRAXIS XXI (1995-1999). Lecturer at ESAP (since 1987), currently teaching at the Integrated Master's Degree in Architecture and Visual Arts Licenciatura Photography, Intermediate Plastic Arts, Audiovisual Cinema, Multimedia Communication Design and Theater. Coordinator of the Autonomous Section of Theory and History (2010/2012). Researcher at CEAA (UI & D 4041 of FCT) and coordinator of the Modern Architecture theme - preservation and dissemination. IR of the Group of Theory, Critics, History and Practices of Contemporary Art of CEAA (2010/2012).

Full Name
Maria Eduarda Dias Neves

Professional Name
Eduarda Neves

Department
Theory and History

Category
Auxiliary Teacher

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
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Curriculum

Degree in Philosophy and PhD in Aesthetics. Assistant Professor, ESAP. Principal Investigator of the ​​​Art and Critical Studies Research Group, ​CEAA, since 2013.Independent Curator. Her research and curatorial activity crosses the fields of art, philosophy and politics. Conceived the following projects: A FEW REASONS FOR A NON-DISMISSIVE ART[2014-2015] and CORRESPONDENCES [2016-17], presented in Portugal, Spain, Germany and Malta, with the support of DGARTES / Portuguese Ministry of Culture.  Curator of element EARTH in the exhibition project QUATRO ELEMENTOS  / FOUR ELEMENTS, Galeria Municipal, Oporto [2017]. Recent curatorial projects: FAULT LINE(Casa dos Crivos and Convento de São Francisco) and A ALGUNS PASSOS COMO SE ESTIVESSE MUITO LONGE, ENCONTROS DA IMAGEM, Braga and Oporto [2017]; A.A.R., Espaço Mira (Oporto) and HORS-SÉRIE, in EX14 (Dresden), IZOLYATSIA (Kiev), KUB (Leipzig), CENTERCOURT (Munich), LLLLLL (Vienna), FOLIE SANDRIN and VILLA BELLEVILLE (Paris) [2018]. SEM IMAGO MUNDI, ANTES UM DESVIO ALEATÓRIO, (Oporto),[2018]. Last book published: O AUTO_RETRATO. FOTOGRAFIA E SUBJECTIVAÇÃO[SELF-PORTRAIT. PHOTOGRAPHY AND SUBJECTIVATION]. Lisbon: Ed. Palimpsesto | CEAA, 2016 [short listed at the PEN CLUB prize, in the Essay category, 2017]. Preparing the book BESTIÁRIOS. ENSAIOS SOBRE ARTE CONTEMPORÂNEA [BESTIARIES. ESSAYS ON CONTEMPORARY ART]. She is currently the director of ESAP – Oporto Art School.

Full Name
Maria Manuela de Oliveira Barros

Professional Name
Né Barros

Department
Theater and Cinema

Category
Auxiliary Teacher

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
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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
Patrícia Isabel da Silva Franco

Professional Name
Patrícia Franco

Department
Theater and Cinema

Category
Invited Assistant

Email
patricia.franco@esap.pt

ORCID
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Webpages(s)

Curriculum DeGois
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Full Name
Roberto Manuel Enrique Merino Mercado

Professional Name
Roberto Merino

Department
Theater and Cinema

Category
Invited Assistant

Acdemic Roles
Member of the General Council | Director of Theater Degree

Email
roberto.merino@esap.pt

ORCID
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Webpages(s)

Curriculum DeGois
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