Mentors

Mentor

Ângela Ferreira

Artist educator and independent curator

ÂNGELA FERREIRA (Portugal) is artist educator and independent curator.
She has a Phd in Photography and Visual Communication at Universidade do Minho, Portugal and Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She is graduated at Utrecht School of Arts-Holland (European Media Master in Digital Photography) and have a Master in Curatorial studies and art direction.Currently she is the Artistic Advisor of Photographic Museum of Fortaleza, Brazil and Assistant teacher at Media Arts & Design School, Portugal. Ângela has contributed with articles to diverse magazines, interviewed international artists, and introduced their work to the Portuguese and Brazilian Scene, based on her professional background, and expertise, in the field of art photography. Ângela Ferreira was for the last 10 years the director & curator of the Portuguese PhotoFestival Encontros da Imagem, Braga, an international festival specialized in exchange of fine art photography, finding and introducing contemporary artists around the world.