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Fernandes, Carla Varela

Centro de Estudos em Arqueologia, Artes e Ciências do Património (UC)/ Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

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Carla Varela Fernandes has a degree in History of Art at Lisbon University (1993), where she presented her master thesis dedicated to Gothic Sculpture in Coimbra (1998) and her PhD thesis consecrated to the Iconology of the Royal Portuguese Family (12th to 14th centuries). She holds now a post-doc. fellowship granted by the FCT. She is an integrated member of Centro de Estudos de Arqueologia, Artes e Ciências do Património.

She took part in several research projects and is now investigator of the project "Artists, patrons and audiences. Catalonia and the Mediterranean (11th-15th centuries)", MAGISTRI CATALONIAE, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Having published articles in scientific reviews, she is the author of books and co-author of several books and exhibition catalogues.  

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