CEAA - Centro de Estudos Arnaldo Araújo

Eduarda Neves
Professional Name

Eduarda Neves


Maria Eduarda Dias Neves

Research Groups

Full Members

Position in CEAA

Full member | CEAA Board | RG: Art and Critical Studies (PI)



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Eduarda Neves is a professor of contemporary art theory and criticism, an area in which she has published various articles and books. She is also an independent curator. Her research and curatorial activity interweaves the fields of art, philosophy and politics. Since February 2019 she has collaborated on the journal “Contemporânea”. Her most recent books are: O Auto-retrato. Fotografia e Subjectivação. Lisboa: Ed. Palimpsesto | Ceaa, 2016 [shortlisted for the Pen Club award in the category of Essay, 2017] and in 2020, Nem-Isto-Nem-Aquilo. In 2021, 35 Degrees Celsius. Essays on contemporary art , from the same publisher. She is preparing publication of her next book — Bestiaries. In other words, contemporary art. In other words, contemporary art. (2022) She holds a degree in Philosophy and a PhD in Aesthetics and is an Assistant Professor at ESAP. She principal investigator of the research group Art and Critical Studies at CEAA since 2013. For the two year period 2019-2020, she has been a member of the Commission for the Acquisition of Contemporary Art for the Portuguese State’s collection. In 2021 she was a member of the Commission for Acquisition of Contemporary Art to the Porto Municipal Collection. Guest editor of #7 Contemporânea journal— Fotografia/Photography. (ed.bilingue) December, 2021. She is currently director of the Escola Superior Artística do Porto - ESAP [ + info : https://eduardaneves.pt/]