art in public space

paulina almeida

art in public space

Artist based in Gaia and Águeda.

Works with social sculpture, dance, music, performance, circus, writing and installation. Focuses on cultural-social-political site-specific contents and concepts as "useful” and participatory art.

Studied at Soares dos Reis Artistic School, ESMAE, Superior School for Music and Performance Arts, Porto, ACE Academy for Contemporary Performance specialization in public art, on the frame of the Porto 2001 European Capital of Culture.

Has an MA in Educational Sciences, by the Faculty of Psychology And Educational Sciences of the University of Porto.

Currently works as curator and consultant for the municipalities of Águeda and Aveiro, in Portugal.

Creates site-specific pieces internationally.