Biography

Margarida Neves was born in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1967. Lives in Costa da Caparica.

Started getting interested in visual art from an early age, in particular by photography, as amateur and self-taught.

In 1990 graduated in Civil Engineering by Lisbon Technical University (IST). Since then, has been working as a Project Manager for Building Structures.

In 2018 finished the Professional Course in Photography at APAF - Portuguese Association of Photographic Art. Nowadays collaborates with this institution in the elaboration of photographic exhibitions’ critical texts.

In 2019 took part in the 10th edition of the “Photographic Narratives in Intendente” Workshop by Pauliana Valente Pimentel.

In 2021 takes the Three Months Mentorship Program with Pauliana Valente Pimentel.

Collaborates with Nova Companhia making documentary photography of theater plays rehearsals.

 

Exhibitions

2019
Photographic exhibition “Artes Gráficas JMA Lda.”, at Casa Independente in Lisbon. A project integrated in the “Photographic Narratives in Intendente” Workshop, 10th edition. From May 29 to July 27, 2019.

2021
Collective exhibition “Regando o Passado - Uma nostálgica retrospectiva”, at Prisma Estúdio in Lisbon. From September 3 to 12, 2021.