(David Rodrigues dos Santos)
Born in San Sebastian (Euskadi – Spain),Lives and Works in Caldas da Rainha (Portugal).
Graduated in Visual Arts from the Escola Superior de Arte e Design (ESAD) of the Instituto Politécnico de Leiria (Higher School of Art and Design of the Leiria Polytechnic), Caldas da Rainha, Portugal, in 2004.
Master’s degree in Contemporary Culture and New Technologies at the Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Faculty of Social and Human Sciences – New University of Lisbon), under the guidance of Prof. Dr. António Fernando Cascais, Portugal.
PhD in History, Philosophy & Heritage of Science and Philosophy with the thesis “Contemporary Art In a Test Tube: A Reflection on Ethical Responsibility of Bioart”, under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Palmira Fontes da Costa.
Reviewer of Leonardo, The International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology (since 2014)
Fellow at The International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology, Leonardo
Visual Art‘s Lecturer at
Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Escola Superior de Arte e Design (ESAD.Cr)
School of Arts and Design of the Leiria Polytechnic, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
Integrated Member of Design & Art Research Lab (LIDA/ESAD.CR)
Associated member of the Research Centre in Policies and Education Systems – CIPSE/IPLeiria
1 – Exhibitions
3- Catalogs and press (selection)
4 – Papers (selection)