Paula Crespo


  • Education:
  • Degree in Anglo-American Studies, Faculty of Letters, Lisbon University
  • 1986 completed Jewellery Course at AR.CO in 1986
  • 1987-1997 teachning at AR.CO
  • 1987-1997 part of the gallery/workshop team Artefacto3
  • 1991 Supervised a post-graduate course in Industrial Design, in the area of jewellery, at the University of Oporto
  • 1993 curated the exhibitio “Ilegítimos, Jóias Portuguesas Contemporâneas”
  • 1998 founded Galleria Reverso at Lisboa


  • 1997 from the Fundação Oriente to research Indian Traditional Jewellery techniques

Teilnahme an Ausstellungen

  • Exhibitions:
  • Has regularly taken part in individual and collective exhibitions in Portugal and abroad.
  • Publications:
  • International Crafts Year Book, Martina Margetts, ed. Thames & Hudson, 1990. Iconografia do Design em Portugal no séc. XX, Centro Português de Design.