Sandra Camacho – Comparatistas – english version

Sandra Camacho

PhD Student


foto_Sandra_CamachoBiographical note

Sandra Camacho is a student in the International PhD Programme in Comparative Studies (PhDComp) and a recipient of a PhD Scholarship from the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT, Portugal). She holds an MFA in Art and Multimedia from the Faculdade de Belas-Artes, Universidade de Lisboa (2011) and an MA in Contemporary Art from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, University of Manchester (2013). Her main areas of interest are the archive as contemporary art practice, the digital archive and media archaeology, interarts studies and memory studies.

Main areas of research

  • Contemporary Art;
  • Archival Art;
  • Digital Archive;
  • Media Archaeology;
  • Memory Studies.

Selected publications

  • Camacho, Sandra. 2018. “(re)Reading Index Cards: The archivist as interpreter in susan pui san lok’s News“, 452ºF, nº18, Barcelona: Universitat de Barcelona, Facultad de Filología (130-143). More info.
  • Camacho, Sandra. 2012. Photography, archive, memory: encounters between the private and the collective in the practice of Daniel Blaufuks. London: Sotheby’s Institute of Art.
  • Camacho, Sandra. 2012. ‘Péter Forgács: constructing memories’. London: Sotheby’s Institute of Art.

Cinema and the World – Studies on Space and Cinema / THELEME

Off-Off-Lisbon: Alternative Urban Narratives / THELEME

This work is financed by national funds through the FCT - Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P., within the scope of the project UIDB/00509/2020 and UIDP/00509/2020.