About

Contemporary artist and curator. Interested in history of art, feminism, arts and crafts, painting, printmaking and more.

Curated exhibitions

July 2020 – Self.identify

June 2020 – Once upon a time, and Now! Egyptian mythology from a modern feminist perspective

April 2018 – Inês Mourato & Elena Pereló

Exhibitions

October 2020 – Os Sítios da Pedra (Portugal, Tomar)

September 2020 – Out of Isolation (UCA, Canterbury)

August 2020 – Intimists 7 – From Earth to Sky (La Fenice Art Gallery)

July 2020 – Wall without walls (a with space, online exhibition)

July 2020 – Together (SKT Gallery, online show)

2019 – Derek’s Room (Studio 3 Gallery, Canterbury)

June 2019 – Corner to Corner (Graduate Show, UCA, Canterbury)

April 2018 – Inês Mourato & Elena Pereló (Bay Art Gallery, Herne Bay)

Volunteering / Work experience

UCA Graduate Professional Development Programme in “Galleries, Research and Teaching” (Canterbury)

Studio 3 Gallery Assistant (Canterbury)

Freelance artist at Future Foundry (Dover)

Volunteer at the Canterbury Festival (Canterbury)

Freelance Drawer at the Bons Sons Festival (Portugal)

Commis Chef Café Rouge (Canterbury)

Crew Trainer McDonalds (Canterbury)

Education

September 2020 – MA Curating and History of Art (University of Kent, Canterbury)

June 2019 – BA Fine Art (University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury)

2016 – A-levels: History of Art, Portuguese, Descriptive Geometry (Santa Maria do Olival Secondary School)

Projects

July 2020 – Co-curation of Self-IDentify (open day: 31st of July)

July 2020 – Host of interviews with participant artists on Self-IDentify exhibition

June 2020 – Design of Open Call Self.identify poster and management of the exhibition’s instagram

June 2020 – Design of the Once upon a time, and Now! catalogue and poster. In charge of the exhibition’s instagram

June 2020 – Interview with Nicole Wassall

June 2020 – Interview with James Putnam

May 2020 – Interviewed by Future Foundry

May 2020 – Virtual Print Fair

April 2019 – Waste to Wealth event (at Turner Contemporary organised by Future Foundry)

April 2019 – Talk with Alex Noble (organised by Future Foundry)

March 2019 – UCA Fine Art Auction

July 2018 – Student Makers Market (organised by Future Foundry)

April 2018 – Co-curation of Inês Mourato & Elena Pereló exhibition

Skills

InDesign and Photoshop

Virtual media management

Painting, Drawing and Printmaking

Comfortable with Mackintosh programmes

Organised, motivated and hardworking

Teaching, coaching

Curating

Design

Painting and printmaking