Team & Institutions



Research Team


Susana Coentro

Principal Investigator

Conservation Scientist at the Research Unit VICARTE – Glass and Ceramic for the Arts – on the Technical Art History and Archaeometry of glazed ceramics.

Márcia Vilarigues

co-Principal Investigator

Conservation Scientist and Head of the Department of Conservation and Restoration at FCT NOVA; Director of the Research Unit VICARTE – Glass and Ceramic for the Arts.

Alexandre Nobre Pais

Art Historian and Curator at the National Tile Museum, in Lisbon.

Andreia Ruivo

Chemist and specialist in glass synthesis; Vice-director of the Research Unit VICARTE – Glass and Ceramic for the Arts.

Marta Manso

Researcher at LIBPhys and VICARTE (Glass and Ceramics for the Arts); Invited assistant professor at the Department of Art and Heritage Sciences, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Lisbon.

Rosário Salema de Carvalho

Researcher and executive coordinator of Az – Rede de Investigação em Azulejo [Az – Azulejo Research Network] from ARTIS – Instituto de História da Arte, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Lisboa.

Stefanie Bauvois

Conservator-Restorer; Head of the Ceramics Conservation Department and Researcher for the Arches research group at the University of Antwerp, Antwerpen (UA).

Trinitat Pradell

Full Professor at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona.


Consultants

João Manuel Mimoso

Coordinating Researcher at the National Laboratory of Civil Engineering – LNEC (Lisbon, Portugal); Founder and coordinator of the research line on Azulejos at LNEC.

Sven Dupré

Director of the Research Institute for History and Art History, and Professor of History of Art, Science and Technology at Utrecht University and the University of Amsterdam; PI of the ERC-funded ARTECHNE project ‘Technique in the Arts: Concepts, Practices, Expertise, 1500-1950’ (2015-2021).



Students

Ema Figueiredo

Master’s student at the Department of Conservation and Restoration at FCT NOVA.



Institutions