Born in Coimbra, Portugal, 1973. Lives in Cork, Ireland.
Past posts include Director, Cork Printmakers, Ireland; Senior Curator, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, England; Curator, Tate St Ives, England; Curator, Abrons Arts Center, New York; Curator, PLMJ Foundation, Lisbon; Curator, Visual Arts Centre, Coimbra, Portugal; Curatorial Fellow, Rhizome at the New Museum, New York; Curatorial Fellow, Independent Curators International, New York; Curator in residence, International Studio and Curatorial Program, New York. Exhibitions, projects and events as a freelancer include the Portuguese Pavilion at the 2013 Venice Biennale; ‘Dialogues’, London Art Fair; Foro Arte Cáceres, Spain; apexart, New York; Berardo Collection Museum, Lisbon; Frieze Projects, Frieze London; Frac des Pays de la Loire, Nantes; ARCO, Madrid/Lisbon. He is a contributor to Artforum.
His education includes the MA in Curating Contemporary Art at the Royal College of Art, London.