Eliana Penedos Santiago

PhD in Drawing (2012) at San Carlos Faculty of Fine Arts, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain. Master in Digital Arts at the Portuguese Catholic University (2001) and graduated in Visual Communication Design at ESAD (1998). Faculty member of the Communication Design course at ESAD between 2003 and 2018, University Institute of Maia (between 2003 and 2015), Fernando Pessoa University (between 2007 and 2009) and Lusófona University of Porto (between 2013 and 2014). Researcher at ID+, currently under the project Wisdom Transfer: Towards the scientific inscription of individual legacies in contexts of retirement from art and design higher education and research.

Current positions

  • Assistant Researcher Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade do Porto

PhD Details

Research Groups

Publications

Books
  • Barreto, S., Penedos-Santiago, E., Lima, C., Alvelos, H. (eds.) (2021) Threads of a Legacy: towards a pedagogical heritage in art and design – the Porto School of Fine Arts, 1956-1984. Porto: ID+ / Unexpected Media Lab. Link
Book chapters
  • Penedos-Santiago, E., Martins, N., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Lima, C. (2020). The Rise of Communication Design in Portugal: An Overview of the Higher Education Teaching Methodologies. In: Nazir, T. Ahram & W. Karwowski (eds), Advances in Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences. AHFE 2020. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 1211. Springer, Cham. Link
  • Martins N., Barreto S., Penedos-Santiago E., Lima, C., & Calado I. (2020). The Infographic Process of Synthesizing Complex Information About the Individual Legacies of Retired Teachers and Researchers in Art and Design. In S. Nazir, T. Ahram & W. Karwowski (eds), Advances in Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences. AHFE 2020. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 1211. Springer, Cham. doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-50896-8_6 Link
  • Martins N., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A., Penedos-Santiago, E., Lima, C., & Quintela, M. (2020). E-learning as a Strategic Solution for the Preservation and Revitalization of Disappearing Industrial Cultures in Portugal. In S. Nazir, T. Ahram & W. Karwowski (eds), Advances in Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences. AHFE 2020. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 1211. Springer, Cham. doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-50896-8_47 Link
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Penedos-Santiago, E., & Martins, N (in press). The birth of graphic design in a school of fine arts: how the specificity of a learning environment determined a course’s vocation. In D. Raposo, J. Neves & J. Silva (Eds), Perspectives on Design: Research, Education and Practice. Springer Series in Design and Innovation.
  • Lima, C., Alvelos H., Barreto S., Penedos-Santiago E., Martins N. (2021). The rise of the first Design course at the School of Fine Arts of Porto. In S. Barreto, H. Alvelos, E. Penedos-Santiago, C. Lima, P. Amado, R. Santos, N. Martins & J. Pereira (Ed.), Threads of a Legacy. Towards a pedagogical heritage in art and design: the Porto School of Fine Arts, 1956-1984 (pp. 132-143). Porto: ID+ The Research Institute for Design, Media and Culture.
  • Lima, C., Alvelos H., Barreto S., Penedos-Santiago E., & Martins N. (2021). The Rise of the First Design Course at the School of Fine Arts of Porto. In D. Raposo, J. Neves, J. Silva, L. Correia Castilho & R. Dias (Eds), Advances in Design, Music and Arts. EIMAD 2020. Springer Series in Design and Innovation, vol 9. Springer, Cham. doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-55700-3_11 Link
  • Martins, N., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A. Penedos-Santiago, E., Quintela, M., Lima, C. (in press) Anti- Amnesia: Developing a collaborative elearning and digital archive platform towards contributing to the preservation and revitalization of Handicrafts Industries. In: Duarte, E., Rosa, C. (eds.) Springer Series in Design and Innovation. Cham, Switzerland: Springer.
  • Penedos-Santiago, E., Barreto, S., Lima, C., Martins, N., Santiago, P. (2021) The school of Carlos Ramos: A lasting legacy of a revolution. In N. Martins, D. Brandão & F.M. da Silva (Eds.), Perspectives on Design and Digital Communication II: Research, Innovations and Best Practices. Springer Series in Design and Innovation, vol. 14, pp. 371-384. Cham, Switzerland: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-75867-7_24
  • Lima, C., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Penedos-Santiago, E., Martins, N. (2021). The Designer Trail: José Brandão, a Life at Work. In N. Martins, D. Brandão & D. Raposo (Eds.), Perspectives on Design and Digital Communication: Research, Innovations and Best Practices. Cham, Switzerland: Springer. Link
  • Lima, C., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Penedos-Santiago, E. & Martins, N. (2020) From Painting to Graphic Arts: the unique legacy of Armando Alves. In N. Martins, D. Brandão & D. Raposo (Eds.), Perspectives on Design and Digital Communication: Research, Innovations and Best Practices. Cham, Switzerland: Springer.
  • Martins, N., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A., Penedos-Santiago, E., Lima, C., Silva, S. (2020). The Viability of Heritage Craft in a Global Marketplace: Four Case Studies in Portugal, 2019. In L. Farinha & D. Raposo (Eds.), Handbook of Research on Driving Industrial Competitiveness With Innovative Design Principles (pp. 249–264). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
  • Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A., Penedos-Santiago, E. (2020). On the brink of dissipation: The reactivation of narrative heritage and material craftsmanship through design research. In R. Almendra & J. Ferreira (Eds.), Research & Education in Design: People & Processes & Products & Philosophy (pp. 184–196). ‌ Link
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International journals
  • Penedos-Santiago, E., Martins, N. (2020). Curiosidade e inquietude: a ponte entre a ditadura e a liberdade na obra de João Nunes. Revista Estúdio, Artistas sobre outras Obras, 11 (31), (pp. 62-70) . Lisbon, Portugal: Faculdade de Belas-Artes da Universidade de Lisboa e Centro de Investigação e Estudos em Belas-Artes (FBAUL/CIEBA). Link
  • Lima, C., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019) O momento criativo: a mais-valia pedagógica de testemunhos biográficos de artistas portugueses. Tsantsa. Revista De Investigaciones Artísticas (7), 43-51. Link
  • Penedos Santiago, E, Barreto, S. , Alvelos, H. & Lima, C. (2020). Na Serra de Arga com João Nunes: design, política e feijoada. ArtCiência.com. Revista de Arte, Ciência e comunicação 24. Link
  • Lima, C., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Penedos-Santiago, E., & Martins, N. (2020). Traveling as a source of inspiration for artistic practice. Tsantsa. Revista De Investigaciones Artísticas 8, 25-33. Link
National journals
  • Santiago, E., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., & Lima, C. (2019). O Digital é de Ontem: Entrevista a Elvira Leite. Interact: Revista Online de Arte, Cultura e Tecnologia 30. Link
  • Penedos-Santiago, E., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Lima, C. (2019). Reading through Pictures. An interpretative study of art and design academics between 1960s and late 1970s in Porto. Revista Mátria Digital, (7). Link
International conferences
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., & Penedos-Santiago, E. (2020). Contributions of knowledge from past generations in current contexts of arts education. Paper presented at The 7th European Conference on Arts& Humanities (ECAH2019), Brighton, United Kingdom.
  • Martins, N., Penedos-Santiago, Lima, C., Barreto, S. & A., Calado, I. (2020) Infographics of Wisdom: Study on the individual legacies of retired academics in art and design higher education and research. In the 4th International Conference on Education and E-Learning (ICEEL 2020), November 06–08, 2020, Tsuru University, Japan. ACM, New York, NY, USA. pp. 62-67. https://doi.org/10.1145/3439147.3439169
  • Martins, N., Penedos-Santiago, E., Lima, C., Barreto, S., Calado, I. (2020) Bridging Art and Design teaching generations: Building an online infographic platform with individual legacies of retired academics. In 4th International Conference on Digital Technology in Education (ICDTE 2020), September 15–17, 2020, Busan, South Korea. In 2020 The 4th International Conference on Digital Technology in Education Proceedings, ACM, New York, NY, USA. Link
  • Lima, C., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Penedos-Santiago, E. & Martins, N. (2021) Da Pintura às Artes Gráficas: a criação do primeiro curso de Design na Escola Superior de Belas Artes do Porto. Advances in Design, Music and Arts: Proceedings of the 7th Meeting of Research in Music, Arts and Design, EIMAD 2020, May 14-15, 2020.Springer Series in Design and Innovation, vol 9. Springer, Cham. pp. 149-158. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-55700-3_11.
  • Martins, N., Silva, S., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A., Penedos-Santiago, E., Lima, C. (2020) Design of a digital platform for the preservation and dissemination of Portuguese handicraft products. 2020 15th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (CISTI), Sevilla, Spain: Institute of Electrical and Electronical Engineers, 1-5. Link
  • Penedos-Santiago, E. and Martins, N. (2020). Curiosidade e inquietude: a ponte entre a ditadura e a liberdade na obra de João Nunes. In actas do XI Congresso Internacional CSO, Criadores Sobre outras Obras. Lisboa; Sociedade Nacional de Belas Artes Link
  • Martins, N., Barreto, S., Penedos-Santiago, E. and Lima, C. (2020). Wisdom Transfer: The infographic study on the individual legacies from retired academics in art and design higher education and research. In 10th UNIDCOM/IADE International Conference Senses & Sensibility – Lost in (G)localization. Lisboa; IADE.
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Penedos-Santiago, E. and Martins, N. (2020). Learning ecologies: from past generations to current Higher Education. In 5th IAFOR International Conference on Education. Hawaii; The IAFOR International Conference on Education – Hawaii 2020 Official Conference Proceedings. Link
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Penedos-Santiago, E. (2020). Do design gráfico ao objeto de design: um legado particular de Armando Alves. In 3rd International Conference on Design & Digital Communication. (pp. 63-72). Barcelos; DIGICOM IPCA. Link
  • Penedos-Santiago, E., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Lima, C. (2019). Reading through Pictures. An interpretative study of art and design academics between 1960s and late 1970s in Porto. In GFIC – Global Forum of Intellectual Capital (p.137). Lisboa; Instituto Universitário de Lisboa. Link
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019). Contributions of past generations in the current context of arts education. In The European Conference on Arts & Humanities 2019. Brighton UK; IAFOR – The European Conference on Arts & Humanities 2019: Official Conference Proceedings. Link
  • Martins, N., Alvelos, H., Chatterjee, A., Penedos-Santiago, E., & Barreto, S. (2019). Anti-Amnesia: Developing a collaborative e- learning and digital archive platform towards contributing to the preservation and revitalization of Handicrafts Industries. Presented at the 10th UNIDCOM/IADE International Conference – Senses & Sensibility 2019: Lost in (G)Localization, Lisbon.
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National conferences
  • Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A., & Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019). A investigação em design como ferramenta de legitimação de conhecimento e saber empírico da indústria e do artesanato – contributos a partir do projeto Anti-Amnésia. Presented at the 1º Encontro Memória para Todos: História, Património e Comunidade(s), Lisbon.
  • Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A., Pereira, J., & Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019). A Cultura do Design como mediação para a cultura criativa – Contributos a partir do Projeto Anti-Amnésia. Presented at the V Congresso Internacional Sobre Culturas, Covilhã.
Other publications
  • Santos, R.; Penedos-Santiago, E.; Lima, C.; Alvelos, H.; Barreto, S.; Martins; N.; Amado, P. (2020). Pedagogical Practices for the Appropriation and Activation of Transgenerational Knowledge in Art and Design. In ACAH2020 11th Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities. IAFOR The International Academic Forum.
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Penedos-Santiago, E., & Martins, N. (2020, maio). Pedagogical practices for the appropriation and activation of transgenerational knowledge in art and design. Paper presented at ACAH2020 11th Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities, Tóquio, Japão.
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Penedos-Santiago, E, & Martins, N. (2020, setembro). Typographic essays as a contribution to trans-generational wisdom transfer in art and design. Paper presented at The Barcelona Conference on Arts, Media & Culture (BAMC), Barcelona, 2020. Link
  • Penedos-Santiago, E., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Lima, C. (2019). O Digital é de Ontem: Entrevista a Elvira Leite. Interact – Revista Online De Arte, Cultura E Tecnologia, (30-31). Link

Scientific, artistic and cultural production

International awards
  • Santiago, E., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Lima, C. (2019). Reading Through Pictures. An interpretative study of art and design academics between 1960s and late 1970s in Porto. Best Paper Award at the Global Forum of Intellectual Capital. Lisboa: ISCTE-IUL.
Other scientific activity spreading actions
  • Santos, R.; Barreto, S.; Penedos-Santiago, E. (2020). Your Face Look Familiar. Exposição no âmbito do projeto Wisdom Transfer, POCI-01-0145-FEDER-029038, Galeria Cozinha, FBAUP, Porto.
  • Barreto, Susana, Heitor Alvelos, Pedro Amado, and Eliana Penedos-Santiago (2021). Generative Models from the Past: Portuguese Women Designers. In CNaPPES.21, Congresso Nacional de Práticas Pedagógicas no Ensino Superior, Universidade de Aveiro, Julho de 2021.
  • Penedos, Eliana, Alvelos, Heitor, et al. (2020) Learning ecologies: from past generations to current Higher Education. The 5th IAFOR International Conference on Education, Hawaii, 2020.
  • Penedos, Eliana, Alvelos, Heitor et al. (2020) The rise of Communication Design in Portugal: an overview of the higher education teaching methodologies. In 11th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics, San Diego, CA, 2020.
  • Penedos, Eliana, Alvelos, Heitor et al. (2020) Typographic essays as a contribution to trans-generational wisdom transfer in art and design. In The IAFOR Barcelona Conference on Arts, Media & Culture, Barcelona, 2020.
  • Penedos-Santiago, E., Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Martins, N. (2020, September 17-19) A Pedagogical Revolution Before the Revolution: the legacy of Architect Carlos Ramos [Paper presentation]. Symposium Session, The Barcelona Conference on Arts, Media & Culture (BAMC). Barcelona, Spain. IAFOR The International Academic Forum.
  • Barreto, S.; Brandão Pereira, J.; Penedos, E.; & Lima, C. (2020). “mais do que a soma” – ciclo de seminários desenvolvido no âmbito do projeto Wisdom Transfer (POCI-01-0145-FEDER-029038). Conversas itinerantes entre quatro personalidades: três artistas/professores, alunos da ESBAP numa fase de reforma de ensino e revolta social, e uma personalidade moderadora.
  • Penedos-Santiago, E., Martins, N., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Lima, C. (2020). The rise of Communication Design in Portugal: an overview of the higher education teaching methodologies. In AHFE2020 11th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics and the Affiliated Conferences. San Diego, California, USA.
  • Martins, N., Barreto, S., Penedos-Santiago, E., Lima, C. and Calado, I. (2020). The infographic process of synthesizing complex information about the individual legacies of retired teachers and researchers in art and design. In AHFE2020 11th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics and the Affiliated Conferences. San Diego, California, USA.
  • Martins, N., Penedos-Santiago, E., Lima, C., Barreto, S. and Alvelos, H. (2020). Interfaces of knowledge: digital media as mediator of the contemporary reactivation of legacies. In ACAH2020 11th Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities. Tokyo; IAFOR The International Academic Forum.
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Penedos-Santiago, E. and Martins, N. (2020). Pedagogical practices for the appropriation and activation of transgenerational knowledge in art and design. In ACAH2020 11th Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities. Tokyo; IAFOR The International Academic Forum.
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Penedos-Santiago, E. and Martins, N. (2020). Da Pintura às Artes Gráficas: a criação do primeiro curso de Design na Escola Superior de Belas Artes do Porto. In 7EIMAD – Meeting of Research in Music, Arts and Design. Castelo Branco, Portugal;
  • Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Penedos-Santiago, E., Martins, N., Lima, C. and Pereira, J.(2019). O Design sem fronteiras de João Machado. Presentation, 1.º Encontro Memória para Todos: História, Património e Comunidade(s), Lisboa, Portugal.
  • Pereira, J., Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A. and Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019). V Congresso Internacional sobre Culturas. Presentation, V Congresso Internacional sobre Culturas, Universidade da Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal.
  • Pereira, J., Barreto, S. and Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019). Reassembling an art school identity based on artistic dialogues and collaboration with its actors – Porto and ESBAP in the 1960s and 1970s. Presentation, Fields of Collaboration in Contemporary Art Practices | International Conference,
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019). O momento criativo: a mais-valia pedagógica de testemunhos biográficos de artistas portugueses. Presentation, Congreso Internacional IDEA’19 – Investigación, Diseño, Educación y Artes, Facultad de Artes de la Universidad de Cuenca – Ecuador.
  • Barreto, S., Alvelos, H., Lima, C. and Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019). The Wisdom of Art and Design academics for visual research. Presentation, ECREA TWG Visual Cultures Conference, Tampere University and the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.
  • Lima, C., Barreto, S., Alvelos, H. and Penedos-Santiago, E. (2019). Art and Design Archives: methods, pedagogy and life stories. Presentation, Creative Methods in Ageing Studies Research Symposium, Gloucestershire, UK.
  • Alvelos, H., Barreto, S., Chatterjee, A., Penedos-Santiago, E., Carvalho de Almeida, P., Gomes, A. and Pereira, J. (2019). Wisdom and Amnesia: media as a key concept for the sustainability of traditional knowledge in design education. Presentation, Encontro Ciência 2019, Organização Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, Centro de congressos de Lisboa, Portugal.
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