Patrícia Roque Martins

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Quoting name: Patrícia Roque Martins
Professional Category: Researcher
Position(s) within IHA: SC Member | RG Member [Museum Studies]
Integration date: September, 2021
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CIÊNCIA ID: C110-0E1F-5905
ORCiD: 0000-0001-6479-0783
Scopus Author ID: 57190279474



Patrícia Roque Martins is an Auxiliary Researcher at Instituto de História da Arte at the New University of Lisbon where she develops the project Dis-ability narratives: how to (not) explore the otherness in museums and exhibitions? Building up an insight towards improving cultural imaginaries around disabled people, with the founding of FCT – Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT). Between 2015-2021 she was an Integrated Researcher at CITCEM – Transdisciplinary Research Center Culture, Space and Memory at the University of Porto, where she developed the project The Representation of Disabilities in Museum Collections of the Directorate-General for Cultural Heritage (DGPC): discourse, identity and sense of belonging, with an individual post-doctoral grant from FCT. She holds a PhD in Fine Arts, with a specialisation in Museology (2015), a Master in Museology and Museography (2008) and a degree in History, Art History variant (2001) by the University of Lisbon, Portugal. She was a guest speaker at several scientific events in Portugal and Brazil in the area of accessibility and disability in museums. She published the book “Museums (In) Capacitantes. Deficiência, Acessibilidades e Inclusão em Museus de Arte” (DGPC-Caleidóscopio, 2017), as well as several articles of the specialty in international journals with peer review. Currently, she is a member of the American international network The Inclusive Museum Research Network and the European international network Europeana Network Association.

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SC – Scientific Committee;
RG – Research Group