António Pinto Ribeiro


Biography

António Pinto Ribeiro is a researcher of the Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra. He was artistic director and curator of several Portuguese cultural institutions, namely Culturgest and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. He was commissioner general of "Past and Present - Lisbon Ibero-American Capital of Culture 2017". His main research interests are in contemporary art, specifically in Africa and South America. His publications include: his latest book "África os quatro rios - A representação de África através da literatura de viagens europeia e norteamericana" (Africa the four rivers - Africa's representation through European and North American travel literature) (2017) and the organization of the two volumes "O Desejo de Viver em Comum" (The Desire to Live in Common) (2018) in the scope of the Lisbon Conference Ibero-American Capital of Culture 2017.


Latest Publications

Book

Pinto Ribeiro, António (orgs.) (2019), O Desejo de Viver em Comum - Vols. 1-2. Lisboa: Tinta da China

Book

Pinto Ribeiro, António (2017), África os quatro rios - A representação de África através da literatura de viagens europeia e norteamericana. Porto: Edições Afrontamento

Book Chapter

Pinto Ribeiro, António (2016), Podemos descolonizar os museus?, in António Sousa Ribeiro; Margarida Calafate Ribeiro (org.), Geometrias da Memória: configurações pós-coloniais. Porto: Afrontamento, 95-111