CV



Education


2019     BA  Design for Textiles (Print) with Honours of the First Class, School of Textiles & Design, Heriot-Watt University, UK
2019     Spring camp in China (cultural exchange), Confucius Institute for Business and Communication, Tianjin University of Finance and Economics, CN
2018     Semester abroad, Textile Design, National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad,  IN
2014     Costume & Set Design, Escola Artística António Arroio, Lisbon, PT


Group exhibitions 


2020     Pedaços, with António Vasconcelos Lapa, Tinturaria - Galeria de Exposições, Covilhã, PT

2020     Rhizom 8, BOK, Nykøbing Sjælland Library, Nykøbing, DK

2016     Palavra de Sardinha, Galeria Millennium, Lisbon, PT

Design shows


2019     Première Vision, Paris, FR

2019     TexSelect Preview, Chelsea College of Arts, London, UK

2019     New Designers, Business Design Centre, London, UK



Residencies


15 to 25 Sep 2020    Um Grão na Asa, Quinta das Relvas, PT
Oct 2020    NoPoint Atelier, Balanite, BG
Oct 2019 to Jan 2020   Kunstkollektivet 8B , Unnerud, DK


Awards 


2019     Residency scholarship (2 months), Kunstkollektivet 8B , Unnerud, DK
2019     TexSelect nomination, London, UK
2019     The Clothworkers’ Company Printed Textile Design Prize, New Designers, London, UK

2019     Watt Club Medal & Dr. Oliver Medal, School of Textiles & Design, Heriot-Watt University, UK

2019     Shortlisted for the Worshipful Company of Dyers - Colour Prize, School of Textiles & Design, Heriot-Watt University, UK 2017     University Prize for the academic session 2016/17, School of Textiles & Design, Heriot-Watt University, UK
2017     Ede & Ravenscroft Prize for the academic session 2016/17, School of Textiles & Design, Heriot-Watt University, UK
2016     Sardine Illustration International Competition, EGEAC, Lisbon, PT
2016     3rd Prize - A knitted fabric which shows creative potential, Bradford Textile Society, Bradford, UK
2016     Commendation - A printed textile design which shows creative potential, Bradford Textile Society, Bradford, UK


Publications


2019     Textile View Magazine, Featuring artwork (p. 252), Issue 127
2019     arqa - Arquitectura e Arte, Words by Mark Parker (pp. 116 - 123), Issue 136

2018     + 500 Sardinhas / Sardines (2014 - 2017), INCM - Imprensa Nacional Casa da Moeda,  Featuring winning entry of the 2016 Sardine Illustration International Competition (p. 264)
2018     Baby & Kid’s Lifestyle - Autumn / Winter 2019/20, Trend Bible, Featuring artwork (not credited)


Links



Kunstkollektivet 8B / Rhizom
Nykøbing Library Exhibition / Rhizom 8 / Article
TexSelect / Clara Leitão 
Sardine Illustration ‘16
Teran Community / Is it, Is It Not?

Teran Community / Separated by Fields and Sea

 Alexandra Moura / Embroidery design






Mark