CURRICULUM VITAE
2011

Individual exhibition “TO GIVE SENSE TO WASTE”, with artistic work resulting from the reuse of residues which are become raw materials:
January/March - Municipal Galleries - Atlantic Room - Park of Saint Marta – Ericeira(Portugal).

February - Participation in the Portuguese Television Programme «ETNIAS» (SIC Channel), with the spreading of work already completed: New “Eco Jewelleries”, “Sculptures”, Painting exhibitions” and the handbook “The Art To Reuse”….

“III BIENAL DE CULTURAS LUSÓFONAS”, integrating the representation of Brazil:
May/June - Center of Expositions of Odivelas - Odivelas (Portugal).

May - Participation in «SPRING PARTY» - Spreading of artisan parts based in the concept of the Art To reuse.
House Roque Gameiro - Amadora (Portugal).

June - «CHILDREN DAY» - Accomplishment of an interactive theatre with the participation of pupils of the School of Galamares - Sintra.
Building “Vila Alda” - Sintra (Portugal).

June - “I FAIR OF AMBIENT ART”. Dynamization of Workshop: “The Art To reuse”.
House Roque Gameiro - Amadora (Portugal).

June - “ALIVE SINTRA” - Forum of Educational, Associative, Social Projects and Sportsmen of the Municipality of Sintra (Portugal).
Dynamization of Workshop: “The Art to Reuse”.
Regiment of Antiaircraft Artillery nº 1 - Queluz (Portugal).

June - “DAY OF ECO- SOLIDARITY”. Conference on the Recycling and the Reuse of residues.
Secondary School Gama Barros - Cacém (Portugal).

June - Dynamization of Workshop of Formation for the monitors of the Alive Science Center of Sintra, in the thematic of the Ambient Education.
Old Garage of the Electric Cars of Sintra - Ribeira de Sintra (Portugal).

June - “I FAIR OF THE USED TOY” - Dynamization of Workshop based on the Art To reuse.
Construction of Toys with wasting material.
House Roque Gameiro - Amadora (Portugal).

July - Dynamization of Workshop “THE ART TO REUSE”. “Art in Pet” - modelling with bottles, construction of toys, ornaments and utilities.
Alive Science Center of Sintra.
Old Garage of the Electric Cars of Sintra - Ribeira de Sintra (Portugal).

2010

January - Participation in the Portuguese Television Programme «Companhia das Manhãs» (SIC Channel), being interviewed in thematic “LOVE ABROAD”.

Collective exhibition:
January/February - House of the Culture of Mira Sintra - Mira Sintra (Portugal).

CRAFT FAIRS - Spreading of works with approach in the art to recycle: “Eco Jewellery” - Pieces produced that show an ecological concept, aiming at the reuse:
March - XIII FAIR - Mafra (Portugal).
March - XIV FAIR - Mafra (Portugal).
May- XV FAIR - Mafra (Portugal). Demonstration: how to make puppets with milk packages and plastic bags.
June - I FAIR - Malveira (Portugal).

March - Participation in the Portuguese Television Programme «Companhia das Manhãs» (SIC Channel), with the spreading of the “Eco Jewellery”.

April - Participation in the Portuguese Television Programme «ETNIAS» (SIC Channel), with the spreading of work already completed: “Eco Jewelleries”, “Sculptures”, Painting exhibitions”, ....

Individual exhibition “ENVIRONMENTAL ART”:
April/May - House Roque Gameiro - Amadora (Portugal).
September/October - Center of Culture and Sport of the “Tranquilidade” – Lisboa (Portugal).

April/May - Realization of “Workshops” about recycling: What we can make with garbage. House Roque Gameiro - Amadora (Portugal) .
Total of workshops: 24
Total of participants: 470

April - Participation in the Portuguese Radio Programme «ATELIER» («RDP África»), with the spreading of work already completed: “Eco Jewelleries”, “Sculptures”, Painting exhibitions”, .....

May - Realization of an interactive theatre with the participation of children. House Roque Gameiro - Amadora (Portugal).

June - Realization of “Workshop” for teachers: Reuse of plastic. School EB123 – Bom Sucesso - Alverca (Portugal).

Collective exhibition “A BRIGHTNESS MORE”:
June - Room Multipurpose Fernando Ribeiro Leitão - Queluz (Portugal).

June - Participation in the “SPRING PARTY” divulging “Eco Jewelleries” and others pieces that show an ecological concept - Estoril (Portugal).

June - Realization of “Workshop” for pupils, inserted in the Day of Art and the Handicrafts: Origami and Puppets.
Basic School of Mafra - Mafra (Portugal).

“XVII ANNUAL MEETING OF PLASTIC ARTISTS”
“Gardens without Limits”
June/July - Quinta Nova da Assunção - Belas – Sintra (Portugal).

July - Dynamization of Workshop of Ambient Education integrated in the Program of Occupation of Free Times (AMADORA YOUNG), with the participation of children and young of the 6 to the 15 years old.
House Roque Gameiro - Amadora (Portugal).

November - Publication of the Handbook “The Art To Reuse”, edition of the City Council of Sintra with the sponsorship of the Tratolixo.
Handbook composed of 55 cards of plastic activities “step by step” under the motto of the politics of the 5 R´s (To recycle, To reduce, To reuse, To refuse and To rethink).
Different types of residues gain new lives, giving body and soul to different objects.
Project accredited by the Portuguese Agency of the Environment in the context of the European Week of Prevention of Waste.
Place: Building «Vila Alda» - Sintra (Portugal).

Individual exhibition “TO GIVE SENSE TO WASTE”, with artistic work resulting from the reuse of residues which are become raw materials.
Project accredited by the Portuguese Agency of the Environment in the context of the European Week of Prevention of Waste.
November/December - Building «Vila Alda» - Sintra (Portugal).

November/December - Dynamization of Workshop directed the children and teaching staff, aiming at the sensitization for the extraordinary value of what for many people it seems garbage and that one becomes, after all, substance for other uses, enrolling itself in the promotion of a culture of not wastefulness.
Participation of 270 children.
Building «Vila Alda» - Sintra (Portugal).

2009

February/March - Construction of a sculpture, “METAMORPHOSIS”, made with 150 tires, measuring 3,60 m height that meets in a rotunda of the New Variant of Massamá/Agualva - Sintra - Portugal.
It Plants This Idea.

April - Participation in the Portuguese Television Programme «Tardes da Júlia» (TVI Channel), being interviewed in thematic “NOBODY TOOK ME SERIOUSLY BUT I AM THAT I HAD REASON”, with the spreading of carried through works already.

July - Participation in the Portuguese Television Programme «Você na TV» (TVI Channel), being interviewed in thematic “ART WITH CARBADGE”, with the spreading of carried through works already.

July/September - Construction of a sculpture, “CHIMERA”, made with 3,000 bottles and plastic demijohns (PET), measuring 4.10 m height that meets in a rotunda in the Road of Paço de Arcos - Cacém - Sintra (Portugal).

Individual exhibition “MEETING IN THE MIRROR”:
September - Instituto Português da Juventude, I.P. - Faro (Portugal).

October - Participation in the Portuguese Television Programme «Praça da Alegria» (RTP1 Channel).

CRAFT FAIRS - Spreading of works with approach in the art to recycle:
October/November - X FAIR - Mafra (Portugal). In the “Hour of the Recycling” it transmitted the participants and visitors of the Fair teachings on “it learns to make the reutilization of packings”.
November/December - XI FAIR - Mafra (Portugal). In the “Hour of the Recycling” it transmitted the participants and visitors of the Fair teachings on “it learns to make a Christmas Tree with magazines”.
December - XII FAIR - Mafra (Portugal). In the “Hour of the Recycling” it transmitted the participants and visitors of the Fair teachings on “ornaments of Christmas with recycled”.

November/December - Construction of a CHRISTMAS TREE made with the following materials:
14 tires of different sizes, 65 cds reused, 136 bottles pet of cooling juices (2 litres), 24 water bottles pet (0.5 litres), 26 water bottles pet (1.5 litres), ink, iron, screws, washers and steel-hilteds. Measuring 5.60 m height.
Place: Plaza D. Maria II - Cacém - Sintra (Portugal).

2008

Individual exhibition “CHORDS OF THE MOVEMENT“:
January/February - Theatre Bernardim Ribeiro in Estremoz (Portugal).
March - Real Hotel Oeiras - Paço de Arcos (Portugal).
April - Room Multipurpose Fernando Ribeiro Leitão - Queluz (Portugal).

2007

Elaboration of the Project “5rs”: To Rethink - To Refuse - To Reduce - To Reuse and To Recycle.
Stages of the Project:
To inform about the substances that can be recycled and about the social benefits of the residues, basic task for the recycling.
To discover as to make, to discover the art like you reinvent with recyclables, in fashion, in design and in handicrafts.
Elaboration of studies and technical reports.
Production of educational material of Ambient Education.
Participation and promotion of events.

May - “SINTRA IN FLOWERS” ” – Creation of 5 trees in PET, (water bottles) with 1,60 m height/tree for the City Council of Sintra (Portugal).

Individual exhibition “CHANGING THE DIRECTION” - Looks for the public with a new aesthetic concept:
May - Hotel Tivoli – Sintra (Portugal).
June/July - Hotel Tivoli Tejo - Expo – Lisbon (Portugal).
August - Cedovezas Farm Gallery (Pias - Lousada – Porto) (Portugal).

June - Decoration of the photograph exhibition “RECYCLING AND ENVIRONMENT”, that elapsed in the Municipal Library of Sintra (Portugal).

September - Participation in the event of ecological sensitization sponsored by the City Council of Sintra, supporting the “Junta de Freguesia da Agualva”, Republic Square, in the Cacém (Portugal), with exhibitions of pictures and sculptures.

2006

May - “SINTRA IN FLOWERS” - Confection of 5000 Flowers for the event for the City Council of Sintra (Portugal), using the recycling as thematic.

Individual exhibition - “THE ART OF TO REINVENT”:
August - House “Alexandre Gusmão”, Market Square, “Linda-a-Velha” - Oeiras (Portugal), with Workshops of recycling in the place of the exhibition.
November - “Picoas” Square – Lisbon (Portugal).
December - Dolce Vita “Miraflores” – Oeiras (Portugal), with Workshops of recycling in the place of the exhibition.

November - Work of formation and orientation in environmental thematic, near to the educators, in the Institution Space Mail Educative Resources, situated in the “Largo da Lagoa, 14 – Linda-a-Velha - Oeiras”.
The works had been displayed in the Dolce Vita of “Miraflores” (Oeiras- Portugal), December, 01 to 23.