Catarina Pinto Leite
She began studying Painting in 1990, under Joana Valdez. Between 1991 and 1994 she studied Drawing and History of Art at the Sociedade Nacional de Belas-Artes (Lisbon). Between 1995 and 1999 she studied Painting at Arte llimitada, under the supervision of Filipe Rocha da Silva. In 2000 she was the artist in residence at the Convento de Tomar. She worked in the field of painting conservation between 1991 and 1997. She taught Visual Arts at the Colégio de Santa Maria, in Lisbon, between 2000 and 2005. She has been participating in group and solo shows since 1996. Her work is represented in public and private collections.