LUÍSA CAPUCHO ARRUDA

Artist, Art history researcher
Professor Lisbon University, Fine Arts Faculty
Associated to Academia Nacional de Belas Artes de Lisboa

Short biography


Artist, Art history researcher and Associated Professor at Lisbon University, Fine Arts Faculty where she was President of the Representative Assembly and President of the board of Direction. Teaches drawing and has been coordinator of the Museology and Museografy Master. Organized the Prints and Drawings cabinet for nineteenth and early twenty century works on paper related with academic teaching and initiated the Fine Arts Faculty Virtual Museum. Member of the CIEBA, centre for research, she is now coordinator of the Francisco de Holanda section, and Coordinator of the Fine Arts PhD, specialization at drawing studies. Member of the ARTIS, Art History Institute of the Letters Faculty, Lisbon University and Member of the ANBA, National Academy of Fine Arts. She is member of the scientific board of the ArteTeoria, Art and Theory magazine. Lecturer in Portugal and abroad (Cordoba University, Academia di Belli Arti di Milano e Academia di Belle Arti de Roma), she is author of books and papers, on Portuguese drawing both contemporary (Antonio Duarte, Lagoa Henriques e Paula Rego) and historical (Francisco de Holanda, Francisco Vieira de Matos, Francisco Vieira Portuense e Domingos Sequeira e Cirilo Wolkmar Machado). Researcher on gender studies (Paula Rego, Josefa de Óbidos e Joana do Salitre) Also specialist in Portuguese tiles studies (from XVI to contemporary works of art) and patrimony (Saint Anne Hospital, Parede and Alcoitão Hospital, Convent of Saint Paul the Eremite, Ossa Mountains, Lisbon Palace of the Queen female attendants), has published books, chapter of books, and papers. Organized several Colloquies on Portuguese art. Curate art exhibitions and exhibits her own works of art.


Thesis


  • 1989 - Figuras de Convite na azulejaria barroca do século XVIII, Master Dissertation, Universidade Nova de Lisboa.
  • 2000 - Francisco Vieira Lusitano (1699-1783). O Desenho. PhD Dissertation, FBAUL
  • 2000 - Cirillo Wolkmar Machado - Teaching-Drawings. Studies- Complementary PhD research.

Papers and Books


  • 2015- Francisco Vieira Lusitano Autobiography in Views on Eighteenth Century Culture: Design, Books and Ideas, Written By: Ferrão, Leonor;Bernardo, Luís Manuel A. V.Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • 2015- Francisco Vieira Lusitano Desenhador e as artes decorativas do tardo barroco in Dibujo y ornamento : trazas y dibujos de artes decorativas entre Portugal, España, Italia, Malta y Grecia, Cordoba: De Luca editore.
  • 2015 - The Convent of Saint Paul at Serra de Ossa (Ossa Mountains). Baroque Gardens, in CLOISTER GARDENS, COURTYARDS AND MONASTIC ENCLOSURES , CHAIA/CIUHCT (ebook).
  • 2014- Figuras de Convite in A Herança de Santos Simões. Lisboa: Colibri, pp.239-245.
  • 2013- Uma perspectiva do desenho de António Duarte in António Duarte, Lisboa: Colibri
  • 2013- Cirilo Wolkmar Machado e o ensino das Artes do Desenho in Art Treatises in Portugal, Lisboa: Scribe.
  • 2013- Joana do Salitre in Mulheres Pintoras, Actas dos XVI Cursos Internacionais de Verão em Cascais, Cascais: CMC.
  • 2013- Drawing Matters/Drawing Matter In Drawing in the University Today, Porto: FAUP, FBAUP, Conference ebook (p.359-363).
  • 2011 - Hospital de Sant'Ana in Monumentos, n.º 31, Lisboa 2011 – Palácio Centeno ou Palácio das Açafatas (com Leonor Ferrão) in Património da Universidade Técnica, FAUT
  • 2010 - Hospital Ortopédico de Sant'Ana. Obra Social do Pousal. Centro de Medicina de Reabilitação de Alcoitão. Unidade de Saúde Dr. Domingos Barreiro. Centro de Acolhimento Infantil Dr. Domingos Barreiro in SCML 2, Tomo II, Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa