Born in Lisbon in 1962. She lives and works in Lisbon and Cologne, Germany.
1981/86 - Student of Biochemistry, University of Coimbra and Lisbon.
1988/92 - Basic Studies Program, Ar.Co., Lisbon.
1993 - Exchange student at the Royal College of Art, London / Scholarship (F. Luso-American) in the US.
1994 - Study tours in Japan and Australia.
1994/9 - MA in Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, University of London (Scholarship from the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon).