Delfim Sardo (1962) is a university teacher, contemporary art curator and essay writer. He is currently the Executive Coordinator of the Comissão Instaladora do Colégio das Artes da Universidade de Coimbra and a member of the General Council for Expo Shanghai 2010. He was curator of the Portuguese Representation at the 48th Biennale di Venezia in 1999, was consultant for Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian from 1997 to 2006 and director of the Exhibition Centre of Centro Cultural de Belém from 2003 to 2006.
He lectures Modern and Contemporary Art History at Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra, as well as at Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade de Lisboa and in masters’ courses at Universidade Lusófona and at Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade Técnica de Lisboa.
He founded and directed Pangloss magazine and writes regularly on art and architecture for national and international publications. His most relevant published works are Julião Sarmento, Catalogue Raisonée, Edições Numeradas, Vol.I
(MEIAC, 2007), Luxury Bound
(Electa, 1999), Jorge Molder
(Caminho, 2005), Helena Almeida, Pés no Chão, Cabeça no Céu
(Bial, 2004) and Pintura Redux
(Fundação de Serralves/Público, 2006).
Fernando Brízio: Inhabited Designs