Visiting Researchers


  • Teresa Soley
Integrates the project entitled “Tomb Sculpture in Portugal, c.1460-1570”, from October 2018 to May 2019.
  • Paulo Henrique Duarte Feitoza
From Universitat de Girona, integrates as researcher the project “Modernismos Ibéricos e o Imaginário Primitivista” (AAC nº 02/SAICT/2017 – 029837)
  • Lluisa Faxedas
From Universitat de Girona, integrates as researcher the project “Modernismos Ibéricos e o Imaginário Primitivista” (AAC no 02/SAICT/2017 – 029837)
  • Samuel Luterbacher
Samuel Luterbacher is a current PhD candidate at Yale University in the department of Art History. His dissertation focuses on the collection and use of Japanese export lacquer in the Spanish and Portuguese empires and the larger impact of East Asian lacquer on Western artistic practice and theory. He is a current Andrew W. Mellon  Predoctoral Dissertation Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) in Washington D.C. for 2018-2020.



  • Pedro Pombo
Visiting Assistant Professor at IIT Gandhinagar, integrastes as associated researcher the  international project “Manor Houses in Portugal, Brazil & Goa: Anatomy of the Interiors”, from 2017 to 2019.
  • Maria José Marcondes
From Instituto das Artes – Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil, integrates as researcher the project “Modernism in Latin America: between the two sides of the Atlantic: Brazil, Argentina and Mexico”.
  • Igor Moraes Simões
Title of PhD project: “História da Arte como montagem: a exposição como dispositivo” [Supervisor: Professor Blanca Brites, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul; Advisor: Professor Nuno Crespo, NOVA FCSH]



  • Francisco Dalcol
From Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, integrated the PhD research internship entitled “Territórios em descoberta – a viagem como estratégia investigativa nas práticas artísticas contemporâneas (anos 2000)”, from March 2017 to June 2017.
  • Nelson Porto Ribeiro
From Architecture and Urbanism Department, Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo, Brazil, integrated the project entitled “Arquitectura e simbolismo na cultura luso-brasileira do século XVIII ao XIX”, from March 2017 to February 2018.
  • Guilherme Paoliello
Integrated the post doctoral research internship entitled “Labirintos do Sul: espaço e som na arte contemporânea portuguesa e brasileira”.