CV

Born in Lisbon, 18 August 1952.
Lived in Mozambique 1954-1972.
Lived in Lisbon 1972-1980. Medical degree 1976, Lisbon. ECFMG (USA exam)1977.
Diploma "Clinics of Tropical Diseases" 1978, Lisbon.
Lived in South Africa 1980-1991. Became Fellow of the College of Physicians of South Africa.
I live again in Lisbon since 1991, and work as a physician in private practice.

Author of about 1000 medical slides and of all the B&W photographs of the collection of the Internal Medicine Department of Kalafong Hospital.

Publications

BOOKS
  • "The Century of the Body" (1): 1 photograph
  • "Sleep"(2): 4 photographs
  • 2005 (and 2011) Calendar of the Buhl Collection (USA): 1 photograph
  • Darkside II: Fotomuseum Winterthur 2009
  • "Universo Programado, uma alternativa ao darwinismo e à religião" : Gradiva, Out. 2013
MEDICAL JOURNALS
  • Illustrated article "Gynecomastia" (3). NEJM(4)
MAGAZINS
  • British Journal of Photography(5). Elle(6), Tabacaria(7).
Photographs in Newspapers

The Independent; Basler Magazine, Die Zeit (full page article with 8 photographs on my Berlin exhibition), Berliner Ärtze, British Journal of Photography

Exhibitions

  • “Photographs of Lisbon”: Pretoria (1988) and Cape Town (1989).
  • Medical Schools of Pretoria, Witwatersrand and Stellenbosch. Total Gallery, Johannesburg.
  • "Ordem dos Médicos", Lisbon (Oct-Dec 1999)
  • 2 international - Symposia of Rheumatology, 2000 and 2001, Lisbon.
  • "The Century of the Body", L’Elisée Museum, Lausanne, Sept-Dec 2000: 5 fotos
  • Paris Photo 2002 : 4 fotos
  • Centro Nacional Cultura, Lisbon, Dec 2002-Jan 2003: 12 fotos
  • "Berliner Medizinhistorisches Museum", Charité University in Berlin,
    Oct 2003-Feb 2004: 54 medical fotos
  • Artistas Unidos , Lisbon, 15 Oct-28 Nov 2004: 29 fotos
  • Biennal de Nancy, April 2006: 1 foto
  • Casa Fernando Pessoa, Lisbon, April-June 2006: 40 fotos
  • "Beauty, What For", Buenos Aires, Winter 2006: 1 foto. Appleton Square, Lisbon, Nov-Dec 2007 (17 fotos and 2 videos).
  • Dark Side II, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Sept-Oct 2009: 1 foto
  • "Abstract Body" IPSAR, Rome: 4-27 June 2010: 59 fotos and 7 videos
  • "Abstract Body" Società Umanitaria, Milan, 24-26 Sept 2010: 55 fotos

(1)Published Oct 2000, Thames & Hudson. (2)Published Nov 2000, Coromandel Express. (3 in “Geneeskunde”. (4)30 July 1992, page 301. (5)20/9/2000. (6)Jan 2003. (7)nº13, 2004.