Inês Soares was born in and is based in Porto. She graduated from the Porto Faculty of Fine Arts in 2015 and then undertook a post-graduate course in Illustration in 2017/2018. Her artistic practice focuses essentially on drawing and performance art. She has exhibited in many different spaces including Reitoria da Universidade do Porto, Bombarda Oficina de Artes (BOA), Maus Hábitos, CACE Cultural, Casa da Cultura Barbot or Júlio Resende’s Foundation.
Ines also worked part-time as an assistant to production at the Serralves’ Museum of Contemporary Art in the Education Department, Bombarda Oficinas de Artes and has for three years been co-producer for Battle of Ideas Porto. She currently works as a freelance producer and illustrator and as an art educator within Education Team at the Serralves.