Cristina Miranda de Almeida holds a European PhD in Arts (UPV-EHU, thesis The Tree of Art.
Inter-subjective and Trans-sensorial Matrix for a Non-visual Art and the Silence of the Artistic I; 4 years of FPI Research Grant), a Postdoctorate Degree as Advanced Research Associate, Planetary Collegium, University of Plymouth, U.K. (2005/06), a Master in Industrial Design (DZ-BAI), a Diploma of specialization in Territorial Planning (Fundicot, Universidad de Valencia), a Diploma of specialization in Town Planning (IBAM, Rio de Janeiro), a Degree in Art (Faculty of Fine Arts, University of the Basque Country, UPV-EHU,
Vizcaya, Spain) and a Degree in Architecture (Faculty of Architecture, USU, Rio de Janeiro).
Current work and affiliation: She is currently teaching (partial contract) and researching at the Facultad de Bellas Artes, University of the Basque Country. W-Fellow in the MPCT, University of Toronto (projects Global Art, WiredBook & Electronic Margin and Point of Being). ARA (Planetary Collegium).
Research Interest: Her focus of interest and research is centred, on the one hand, in the intersection of art, science design and digital personal technologies that support augmented realities. On the other, in questions about the impact of digital culture and technology on art and vice-versa, in special on aspects of creation, co-creation, identity formation, creativity, trans-sensoriality (touch-vision), inter-subjectivity, multidimensionality
and inter-disciplinary forms of collaboration in the society of knowledge between art and other fields.
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