Tiago Barbedo Assis
assistant professor, i2ADS, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Porto

Tiago Assis graduated in communication design at Porto in the ESAD – School of Arts and Design, has a master’s degree in multimedia production from the University of Barcelona, and a PhD from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. After various professional roles as designer, he taught at the Soares dos Reis school from 2001 until 2007. He has been teaching at the University of Porto’s Faculty of Fine Arts since 2008. He does research on technology at the level of power, culture, identity, and language at i2ADS. This work originated in 2001, in experiences with digitally excluded communities under the Identidades – Movimento Intercultural (Identities – Intercultural Movement) in Mozambique, Cape Verde, Brazil, and Portugal. The research increasingly focuses on the context of arts education.


Tuesday 12 November, 21:30 Maus Hábitos, Rua Passos Manuel 178, 4º PISO, 4000-382 Porto, Portugal
Can we deplore the artist, but love the art?