Maria de Fatima Teixeira Pombo

Fátima Pombo is currently Associate Professor with Aggregation at the Department of Communication and Art at the University of Aveiro (UA), and was guest professor at the Department of Architecture at the University of Leuven (KUL), Belgium for several years. She also lectured for short periods at University of Barcelona (Department of Disseny i Imatge), (University of Koblenz-Landau (Institut für Kunstwissenschaft/Bildend Kunst), University of Vigo (Facultad de Belas Artes de Pontevedra) and in teaching missions from Erasmus Programme (Athens Course and staff mobility), namely at Politecnico di Milano and University of Arts, Crafts and Design in Stockholm. She developed research in Design at University of Barcelona; in Studies of Art and Culture at University of Munich as post-doctoral student with a fellowship from Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and in Phenomenology and Aesthetics as PhD student at University of Heidelberg. She presented her PhD at Universiy of Aveiro in 1995. Her current research interests focus on design (theory/history/criticism), interior design, phenomenology, aesthetics. She is a researcher of ID+ Institut for Design, Media and Culture and coordinator of the research group Oikos–Design for ecosystemic spaces. She was also member from the research unit Architectuur en Maatschappij (Architecture and Society) at KUL and from UnICA (preceded ID+) at UA from which she was Head from 2002-2004. Pombo was Head of Design Course from 2001-2005 covering the Bologna’s Design curriculum transition and was responsible during that period from the implementation of Erasmus programme for Design students. Pombo has been invited as member of scientific committees, organising committees, co-convenor, reviewer and chair from several international conferences (namely, among others, from European Academy of Design; International Committee for Design and History Studies; CIPED-CIAUD/Centre for Research in Architecture, Urbanism and Design from Faculty of Architecture-U Lisboa; Interiors Forum World; Nordic Design Research Conferences; etc).  She reviewed papers by invitation for Design Issues (MIT Press); Journal of Interior Design (Interior Design Educators Council); The Journal of Architecture (Routledge/RIBA); Design Principles and Practices (Common Ground Publishers), Res Mobilis (University of Oviedo), Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia (University of Braga), Sophia (Scopio Editions- FAUP); Revista Design em Foco (University of Estado da Bahia), etc. Pombo has supervised 15 PhD thesis and 40 Master dissertations. She supervises currently 4 PhD research projects leading to a PhD in Design and several Master dissertations (some in collaboration with other departments). She had integrated several juries and examination committees in Portugal and abroad (including the Henry Van de Velde Label/Design Vlanderen; scholarships award from European Commission/Directorate for Education and Culture/Brussels;iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD2017/Hamburg; etc). She has published more than two hundred academic works as single author or in co-authorship with colleagues from Europe, United States of America and Latin America that include books, book chapters, books’ editing, papers in peer-reviewed journals, in national and international peer-reviewed conference proceedings. She published novels, children and youth stories as well as chapters in art books, art catalogues and numerous dissemination texts about design, music and visual arts. Pombo has been researcher in several scientific projects namely: as national coordinator and senior researcher from the international project CRAFT–Building links between education, research and innovation on the foundation of our shared cultural heritage(2018-2021/Code: 2018-1-DK01-KA203-047089); as senior researcher from national project CIDES.PT–Centre for the Interpretation of Portuguese Design (2012-2015/ Code: PTDC/CPC-DES/4754/2012); as senior researcher from the Flemish project Dat is Design. Een Interdisciplinair, Leerplatform en Competentienetwerk. [That is Design. An Interdisciplinary Educative Platform and a Network of Competences] (2009-2012/Code: OOF 2009/27); as researcher from the University of Aveiro project Geometrix Ecotoons (2001-2003);  coordinator and principal researcher from international project Freedom and Dependency of Artistic Languages (1997-1999/Code: 29154-IC-2-97-1-PT). From 2007-2010 she collaborated in the artistic project of commenting classical music concerts with Casa da Música/Orquestra Nacional do Porto; from 2005-2006 she collaborated with RDP-Antena 2 in the artistic project 22 Crónicas – Fantasia dos Pássaros (22 Chronicles–Birds Fantasy); in 2001 she collaborated in the content and presentation of a programme of 50 minutes to RTP2/Artes &Letras broadcasted in December 2001 about the Portuguese cellist Guilhermina Suggia.

Current positions

  • Associate Professor with Aggregation UA

PhD Details

  • Title Phenomenology and Education. The seduction of the æsthetics experience.
  • Field Philosophy and Aesthetics
  • Year 1995

Publications

  • Neves, L. , Pombo, F. (2019) Portuguese Modernism from Arquitectura Magazine (1927-1988). Three cases of Interior Design in the 1950s. In Daniel Raposo, João Neves e José Silva (Ed.) . Perspectives on Design: Research and Practice in communication design, fashion design, interior design, product design and intersection area. Berlin: Springer Series in Design and Innovation
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) Posfácio In Pedro Leão Neto et al. (Ed.) Contrast. A Fotografia no Ensino Superior. Porto: Scopio Editions
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) Rafa in Chicago. In Katja Tschimmel. The Creativity Virus– the book about and for Creative Thinking. Porto: Mindshake
  • Pombo, F.; Fisker, A.M. (2019) Eileen Gray and the figuration of identity through her text messages in the interior of House E-1027. In Congreso Internacional Géneros y subjetividades en las prácticas artísticas contemporáneas –siglos XX y XXI,University of Malaga, March 2019.
  • Rebelo, A.M.; Carneiro, J.; Pombo, F. (2019) Clareira: towards a phenomenological perspective in the representation of architectural space. In 5th International Conference.On the Surface – Photography on Architecture, MAAT, Lisboa,May 2019.
  • POMBO, F., Fisker, A.M. (2019). Chiasmus and sceneries for all senses – the hidden possible at Faaborg Museum. A Visual Essay. Revista Kepes, vol 17 (20).
  • Neves, L. & Pombo, F. (2018). Interiores domésticos dos anos 50 em Portugal: a construção do fluxo espacial segundo a Revista Arquitectura. Domestic interiors of 1950s in Portugal: the construction of space flow according to Arquitectura. In 6th EIMAD – Meeting of Research in Music, Art and Design, on 22 and 23 February 2018.
  • Clemente. V., Tschimmel, K. & Pombo, F.(2018). Methodologies in Doctoral Research in Design: the Role of Research Paradigms. In ICDHS 10th+1 Conference Back to the Future: starting again understanding our own past and heritage Barcelona, 29-31 November, 2018.
  • Neves, L. Pombo, F. (2018) Interiores domésticos dos anos 50 em Portugal: a construção do fluxo espacial segundo a Revista Arquitectura.Domestic Interiors of 1950s in Portugal: the construction of space flow according to Arquitectura.Convergências – Revista de Investigação e Ensino das Artes, vol XI, (21).
  • Rebelo, A.M. & Pombo, F. (2018)- Photography and designed space: a shift in perspective. In ICDHS 10th+1 Conference Back to the Future: starting again understanding our own past and heritage Barcelona, 29-31 November, 2018.
  • Pombo, F. & Fisker, A.M. (2018). Eileen Gray’s house E1027 – a unique design of modern movement heritage. International Conference | Women’s Creativity since the Modern Movement (1918-2018): Toward a New Perception and Reception, University of Torino, 13-16 June, pp 403-411.
  • Pombo, F. (2018) Das Coisas Belas e Desenhadas. Universidade de Aveiro, 140p.
  • Pombo, F.; Fisker, A.M. (2018). Eileen Gray’s House E-1027: a Unique Design of Modern Movement Heritage. In Seražin, H. Ed, Caterina Franchini, C. Ed.; Garda E. Ed. Women’s Creativity since the Modern Movement (1918–2018). Toward a New Perception and Reception. University of Ljubljana
  • Neves, L., Pombo, F. (2018). Interiores domésticos dos anos 50 em Portugal:a construção do fluxo espacial segundo a Revista Arquitectura/Domestic Interiors of 1950s in Portugal: a new construction of the space flow according to the journal ‘Arquitectura’. Convergências/Convergences – Journal of Research and Teaching Arts,vol XI (21)
  • Pombo, F. & Isabel Soveral (editoras & coordenadoras) . (2019) SYNCHRESIS – Audio Vision Tales, University of Aveiro.
  • Cruz, R., Pombo, F. (2018). Sound in space as a design feature in workplace interiors. In Soveral, I.; Pombo F. (Eds.) Synchresis – Audio Vision Tales. Aveiro: Universidade de Aveiro
  • Neves, L.; Pombo, F. (2018). The quality of the Music Room in the domesticity of the Casa dos Patudos. Raul Lino project of 1905. In Soveral, I.; Pombo F. (Eds.) Synchresis – Audio Vision Tales. Aveiro: Universidade de Aveiro
  • Cruz, R., Pombo, F. (2018). The impact of the ‘Geração Intercalar’ in the office furniture design in Portugal. The novelty of decades 1960s and 1970s. Res Mobilis. Revista Internacional de investigación en mobiliario y objetos decorativos, 7 (8)
  • Neves, L, Bessa, P. , Pombo, F. (2018) – A preservação da memória de interiores domésticos portugueses através de imagens virtuais: a Revista Arquitectura (1927-1988). The preservation of the memory of Portuguese domestic interiors through virtual images: Arquitectura magazine (1927-1988) in UDESIGN’18 – 7.º Encontro Nacional de Doutoramentos em Design, Universidade de Aveiro.
  • Cruz, R., Franqueira, T. & Pombo, F. (2018). O design de mobiliário para cenários de trabalho colaborativo. O projecto do Design Factory Aveiro.in UDESIGN’18 – 7.º Encontro Nacional de Doutoramentos em Design, Universidade de Aveiro.
  • Pombo, F. (2018) Back to the Future. The Future in the Past. In Oriol Moret (General Ed.) and M. Freixa, C.R Samaniego (Ed.); F. Pombo et al. (Scientific Editors). Barcelona: Ed. Universitat de Barcelona
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Beauty for Design History: on track to design aesthetics (por convite) Speaker in Aesthetics Unlimited conference On Beauty. Roskilde University and University of Copenhagen, 6-7 December 2018
  • Cruz, R. & Pombo, F. (2018). Daciano da Costa: Protagonist of the Portuguese Furniture Design. In ICDHS 10th+1 Conference Back to the Future: starting again understanding our own past and heritage Barcelona, 29-31 November, 2018.
  • Cruz; R. & Pombo, F. (2018) EL IMPACTO DE LA “GERAÇÃO INTERCALAR” EN EL DISEÑO DE MUEBLES DE OFICINA EN PORTUGAL. LA INNOVACIÓN DE LAS DÉCADAS DE LOS 60 Y DE LOS 70 (The impact of the ‘Geração Intercalar’ in the office furniture design in Portugal. The novelty of decades 1960s and 1970s.) In Res Mobilis. Revista Internacional de investigación en mobiliario y objetos decorativos. Vol. 7, nº 8., 118-138.
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Phenomenology and Interiors Furniture and Materials. Lecture no âmbito da Missão Erasmus na Konstfack- University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Estocolmo de 14-18 Maio 2018
  • Neves, L. Pombo, F. (2017). Domestic Interiors of 1950s in Portugal: a new construction of the space flow according to the journal ‘Arquitectura’. Convergências/Convergences – Journal of Research and Teaching Arts, Edições IPCB.(forthcoming)
  • Pombo, F.; Fisker, A. M. (2017). Chiasmus and sceneries for all senses – the hidden possible at Faaborg Museum. Conference Art and Presence. University of Southern Denmark, 15-16 September 2017.
  • SOARES, L. APARO, E. RIVAS, M. CURRALO, A. F (2017) Design Education Bridging Academy and Local Context. Convergências – Revista de Investigação e Ensino das Artes, VOL X (19) Retrieved from journal URL: http://convergencias.ipcb.pt. ISSN: 1646-9054.
  • Neves, L. Pombo, F. (2017). Domestic Interiors of 1950s in Portugal: a new construction of the space flow according to the journal ‘Arquitectura’. Convergências/Convergences – Journal of Research and Teaching Arts, Edições IPCB.
  • Clemente, V., Tschimmel, K, Pombo, F. (2017). A Future Scenario for a Methodological Approach applied to PhD Design Research: From Empirical Study to Analytical Model. The Design Journal, 20 (sup1): S792-S802.
  • Cruz, R., Pombo, F. (2017). The impact of the ‘Geração Intercalar’ in the office furniture design in Portugal. The novelty of decades 1960s and 1970s. Res Mobilis. Revista Internacional de investigación en mobiliario y objetos decorativos. Vol. 7, nº 8.
  • Clemente, V.; Tschimmel, K; Pombo, F. (2017). A Future Scenario for a Methodological Approach applied to PhD Design Research: From Empirical Study to Analytical Model. Conference EAD (European Academy Design) Design for Next. Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, 12-14 April 2017.
  • Cruz, R., Pombo, F. (2017). Sound in space as a design feature in workplace interiors. Conference EAW 2017 SYNCHRESIS – Audio Vision Tales, University of Aveiro, 13-17 November 2017.
  • Cruz, R., Pombo, F. (2017). The impact of the ‘Geração Intercalar’ in the office furniture design in Portugal. The novelty of decades 1960s and 1970s. Res Mobilis. Revista Internacional de investigación en mobiliario y objetos decorativos. Vol. 7, nº 8. (forthcoming)
  • Moortgat, I., Pombo, F. (2017). Furniture and Function. Donald Judd vs Muller Van Severen about designingfurniture. Revista Kepes, 15 (14), 195-218.
  • Moortgat, I., Pombo, F. (2017). Furniture and Function. Donald Judd vs Muller Van Severen about designingfurniture. Revista Kepes, 15 (14), 195-218.
  • Neves, L.; Pombo, F. (2017). The quality of the Music Room in the domesticity of Casa dos Patudos. The project of Raul Lino of 1905. Conference EAW 2017 SYNCHRESIS – Audio Vision Tales, University of Aveiro, 13-17 November 2017.
  • Aerts, A., Pombo, F. (2016). Designed by Patricia Urquiola-Three spaces for three identities. Revista Kepes, 14 (13), pp 9-32
  • Pombo, F. (2016). The contribution of phenomenology to the disciplines of project. In: Cunca, R. e Ameida V. M. (coordenação), III Encontros de Design de Lisboa, Lisboa: Edições da Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade de Lisboa, 2016, pp 60-73
  • Pombo, F., Rumbin, P. (2016). Aino Marsio-Aalto (1894-1949) the architect of interiors and everyday objects to unveil. Architectoni.ca, 4, 46-59.
  • Cardoso, F.; Pombo, F.; Heynen, H. (2016). Feeling at home. Elisabeth (Kaatje) de Lestrieux’s personal housing designs. MOMOWO Conference. Research Centre of Slovene Academy of Sciences and Arts, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 3-5 October 2016.
  • Baltazar, M., Pombo, F. (2016). O desejo de neutro segundo Roland Barthes: a fotografia e o medo da imago. In: Medeiros M. (Eds.), Fotogramas. Lisboa: Edições Cotovia, pp 63-80.
  • Baltazar, M.; Pombo, F. (2015). Reviewing Photographic Truth: a social reframing of Barthes’ punctum. Congress Roland Barthes at 100. University of Cardiff, UK, 30-31 March 2015.
  • Baltazar, M.; Pombo, F. (2015). The face of a woman to survive the war: childhood memory in Chris Marker’s La Jetée. In: Medeiros M., Leal J., Flores T. (Eds.), Photography and Cinema, 50 years of Chris Marker’s La Jetée.London: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 170-182.
  • Baltazar, M.; Pombo, F. (2015). Jane & Louise Wilson: o rescaldo do tempo histórico e a mediação artística. International Conference of Art and Technology (#14.ART) – Art and Human Development. University of Aveiro, Portugal, 5 -11 October 2015.
  • Magalhães, G., Providência, F., Pombo, F. (2015). A extensão do desenho para além do projecto. International Conference of Art and Technology (#14.ART) – Art and Human Development. University of Aveiro, Portugal, 5 -11 October 2015.
  • Baltazar, M., Pombo, F. (2015). The Visual Archive: the Self as Author and Actor. Revista Kepes, 12 (11), 83-97.
  • Pombo, F. (2015). Objects and Domestic Landscapes. In Branco, V; Providência, F.; Semedo, A.; Barbosa H. (Coord.), Consequências: História, Museologia e Museografia do Design Português – Projecto e Pensamento. Porto: Universidade do Porto, Universidade de Aveiro.
  • Pombo, F. (2015). Os Objectos e as Paisagens Domésticas. In Branco, V; Providência, F.; Semedo, A.; Barbosa H. (Coord.), Consequências: História, Museologia e Museografia do Design Português – Projecto e Pensamento. Porto: Universidade do Porto, Universidade de Aveiro.
  • Pombo, F., Oelbrandt, B., De Smet, H. (2015). Phenomenology for Architectural Exercises. The Case Study of ‘Integrated Seminar on Housing’. Arquitectonics Network: Architecture, Education and Society. College of Architects of Catalonia and School of Architecture of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, 3-5 June 2015.
  • Pombo, F.; Bervoets, W.; De Smet, H. (2015). Phenomenology for Introductory Architectural Analysis Courses: The Pentagon Methodological Approach. Design and Technology Education, 20 (2), 58-69.
  • Pombo, F., Heynen, H. (2015). Nomadic Interiors or the ambiguity of (in)habiting. In Peressut, L. (Ed.), Borsotti, M. (Ed.), Forino, I. (Ed.), Salvadeo, P. (Ed.), IFW Interiors Forum World 2015. Nomadic Interiors. Living and Inhabiting in an Age of Migrations. IFW Interiors Forum World 2015. Nomadic Interiors. Living and Inhabiting in an Age of Migrations. Politecnico di Milano, Italy, 21-22 May 2015 Politecnico di Milano, Italy.
  • Pombo, F., Heynen, H. (2014). Jules Wabbes and the modern design of American Embassies. Raison d’Etre: Crafting a Global History of Interior Decoration and Design. New Orleans, Louisiana, 9-10 March 2014.
  • Pombo, F., Heynen, H. (2014). Jules Wabbes and the modern design of American Embassies. Interiors: Design, Architecture and Culture, 5 (3), 315-339.
  • Pombo, F. (2014). Jules Wabbes (1919-1974) Creating Total Works of Art in Interiors. Journal of Interior Design, 39 (3), 25-40.
  • Belis, H., Pombo, F., Heynen, H. (2014). Interior architecture in Flanders: gendered perceptions and professional realities. Architectoni.ca, 4, 13-20.
  • Balsa, R., Providencia, F., Pombo, F. (2014). Machine Art Exhibition, MOMA 1934. Artifacts of use displayed in the museum. In Barbosa, H. (Ed.), Calvera, A. (Ed.), 9th Conference of ICDHS- Tradition, Transition, Trajectories: major or minor influences? International Committee of Design History and Studies. University of Aveiro, Portugal, 9-11 July 2014. Portugal: Universidade de Aveiro.
  • BRANCO, Vasco; PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco; BARBOSA, Helena; SEMEDO, Alice; GOMES; Gonçalo; POMBO, Fátima; DIAS, Nuno; ANTUNES, Sandra; MENDONÇA, Rui; QUENTAL, Joana; SOUSA, Álvaro (2014) – Developing an Interpretation Centre for Portuguese Design. In BARBOSA, Helena; CALVERA, Anna – “9th International Conference of ICDHS – International Committee for Design History & Design Studies – Tradition, transition, trajectories: major or minor influences?”. Proceedings. Aveiro: Universidade Aveiro, 2014. ISBN 978-972-789-421-5. p. 327-332.
  • POMBO, Fátima (2013) – Jules Wabbes creating total works of art in interiors. Journal of Interior Design, 38 (4), Dec 2013
  • POMBO, Fátima (2013) – Architecture and Chiasmus. The resonance of Landscape. Revista Kepes, 10 (9), Dec 2013
  • MAGALHÃES, Graça; POMBO, Fátima (2013) – Discussing drawing in design practice.Drawing in the University Today. International Meeting on Drawing, Image and Research. Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade do Porto, 31 maio – 01 junho, 2013
  • Magalhães, G., Pombo, F., “The Drawing Gesture in Design Project. Portuguese Case Study” in International Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IJHSS), Vol.3 No.21 [Special Issue – December 2013], p.163-73
  • Magalhães, G., Pombo, F., “The Drawing Gesture in Design Project. Portuguese Case Study” in International Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IJHSS), Vol.3 No.21 [Special Issue – December 2013], p.163-73
  • POMBO, Fátima; HEYNEN, Hilde (2013) – Architecture and Chiasmus. The resonance of landscape, Kepes, vol 10, no 9, Janeiro-Dezembro 2013, Colombia
  • POMBO, Fátima; HEYNEN, Hilde (2013) – Reflexiones sobre la belleza, el uso y el diseño: los escenarios en diseño y el significado en la interpretacion [Designing beauty in use: sceneries by design and meaning by interpretation]. Iconofacto (Arquitectura Y Diseño), 9 (12), 175-192.
  • VERHETSEL, T.; POMBO, Fátima; HEYNEN, Hilde (2013) – Emptiness as potential. Different conceptions of the sober interior. Architectoni.ca, 2 (1), 30-41
  • SOARES, Liliana; APARO, Ermano; DONEGANI, Dante; POMBO Fátima (2013) – Equipment and Pattern Language as Legacy to Design the Skin of the City. The International Journal of Architectonic, Spatial and Environmental Design, 6 (3), 37-48.
  • PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco; POMBO, Fátima (2013) – Art Nouveau looks to the future: the bionic interpretation of art nouveau in the Museum of Aveiro in Coup De Fouet, Barcelona, Junho 2013
  • POMBO, Fátima; HEYNEN, Hilde; NYSTRÔM, M. (2013) – Design Development of Future Homes for Future Cities. European Academy of Design Conference. University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 17-19 April 2013.
  • POMBO, Fátima; HEYNEN, Hilde (2013) – El diseño de la belleza en uso: Escenarios en diseño y el significado en la interpretación, Iconofacto, vol 9, no 12, Janeiro-Julho 2013, Colombia
  • POMBO, Fátima; AESCHBACHER; P. (2013) – [full co-authorship] Impossible totality and domesticity: designed interiors as monsters. IDEA Journal, Dec 2013
  • Pombo, F., Poponcini, M. (2012). Phenomenological approach to interior spaces. ASRO Seminar. Leuven, 14 March.
  • POMBO, Fátima; HEYNEN, Hilde (2012) – Architecture of a Room in a View. Phenomenological Approach and Chiasmus. International Conference Affective Landscapes. University of Derby/UK, May 2012.
  • Pombo, F. (2012). Schoonheid en hoe de dingen uit te leggen (A beleza e a explicação das coisas). In: Pawels D. et al. (Eds.), Dat is Design. Een interdisciplinair, leerplatform en competentienetwerk. Leuven, e-book, 922-930.
  • POMBO, Fátima; VERPLANCKE, H.; HEYNEN, Hilde (2012), Transparency and Context: the design process of Hans Verplancke. Architectoni.ca, 1 (2), 160-173.
  • MAGALHÃES, Graça; POMBO, Fátima, PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco (2012) – Drawing as metaphor for design: Drawing as image – Project as representation. in Senses & Sensibility in Lisbon. Design Marketing and Visual Culture in the Right Place (coord. E. Côrte-Real, C. Duarte, F. Rodrigues), Edições IADE, Lisbon, April 2012, p.151-166. ISBN-978-989-8473-04-2
  • BALTAZAR, Maria J.; POMBO, Fátima (2012) – Visual Literacy through Bartleby’s syndrome. In Fisher, R. (Ed.), Visual Literacies: Exploring critical issues. Global Conference. Mansfield College, Oxford, 2012 (pp. 1-8). URL http://www.inter-disciplinary.net/at-the-interface/education/visual- literacies/project-archives/6th/
  • BALTAZAR, M. J.; POMBO, Fátima (2012) – Roland Barthes. O desejo de neutro, a fotografia, o medo da imago in Margarida Medeiros (ed.), A Fotografia na era da Pós-Fotografia: História, Cultura e Ontologia. Lisboa: Faculdade de Ciências e Humanas da Universidade Nova de Lisboa/Edições Colibri, 2013
  • BALTAZAR, M. J.; POMBO, Fátima (2012) – The traumatic image of the new photographic documentalism in Margarida Medeiros (ed.), International Conference on Photography & Cinema: 50 Years of Chris Marker’s La Jetée. Lisboa: Centro de Comunicação e Linguagem da Universidade Nova de Lisboa/Edições Colibri, 2013
  • BALTAZAR, Maria J.; POMBO, Fátima (2012) – The traumatic image of the new photographic documentalism. In International Conference Photography and Cinema. 50 years of Chris Marker’s La Jetée. Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 27-28 November 2012.
  • BALTAZAR, Maria J.; POMBO, Fátima (2012) – The Visual Archive: the self as author and actor. International Conference on Visual and Performing Arts. Athens Institute for Education and Research, 4-7 June 2012.
  • SOARES, Liliana; APARO, Ermano; DONEGANI, Dante; POMBO Fátima (2012) – Soares, L., Aparo, E., Donegani, D., Pombo, F. (2012). The concept of pattern as a new constructive order in the city’s design. In CIAUD-FAUTL and FCT (Ed.). International Congress of Research in Design. Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, October 2011. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.
  • SOARES, Liliana; POMBO Fátima; APARO, Ermano; DONEGANI, Dante (2012) – Friedrich Nietzsche’s Thought and the Twentieth- century Buildings Design. in Jamie Brassett, Paul Hekkert, Geke Ludden, Matt Malpass, Janet McDonnell (Editors), Proceedings of the 8th Intenational Conference on Design and Emotion. “Out of Control Book of Abstracts”; London: Ed. Central Saint Martins College of the Arts with Design and Emotion: London. 12/14 Setembro 2012. (índex on SCOPUS). ISBN: 978-0-9570719-2-6. URL: http://www.dande2012.com/downloads/DE2012%20Programme.pdf”
  • SOARES, Liliana; POMBO Fátima; APARO, Ermano; DONEGANI, Dante (2012) – The designer as interpreter of the epidermis of buildings and liquid modernity. . European Congress of the IAVS-International Association of Visual Semiotics. Faculty of Social and Human Sciences of Universidade Nova de Lisboa, September 2011. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.
  • SOARES, Liliana; POMBO Fátima; DONEGANI, Dante (2012) – The designer as interpreter of the epidermis of buildings and liquid modernity. Degrés, Bruxelles. ISSN: 0770-8378 (índex in web of sciense). URL: http://aisv2011.yolasite.com/e-book.php”
  • Pombo, F. (2012). Alledaagsheid. De dingen die ons omringen (Quotidianeidade: as coisas que nos acompanham). In: Pauwels D. et al. (Eds.), Dat is Design. Een interdisciplinair, leerplatform en competentienetwerk. Leuven, e-book, 819-828.
  • POMBO, Fátima; BERVOETS, Wouter; HEYNEN, Hilde (2011) – Inhabitation as a process. Theoretical frameworks for analysing interiors. IDEA Journal, 112-121.
  • POMBO, Fátima; BERVOETS, Wouter; HEYNEN, Hilde (2011) – The construction of meaning in domestic interiors. Theoretical frameworks in Interior Economies. IDEA Journal 2011 (Interior Design, Interior Architecture Educators Association), Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia.
  • POMBO, Fátima; PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco; HEYNEN, H. (2011) – Design and Beauty: material culture, decoration, concealment and disclosure. In The Endless End. International Conference of the European Academy of Design (EAD). Faculdade de Belas Artes, Porto, May 2011 pp. 329-340.
  • POMBO, Fátima (2011) – Fátima Guilhermina Suggia, Violoncelo para Sempre in Faces de Eva. Estudos sobre a Mulher, no 25. Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2011.
  • Pombo, F. (2011). Guilhermina Suggia. Violoncelo para Sempre. Faces de Eva: Estudos Sobre a Mulher, 25 (2), 9-24.
  • CALVERA, Anna; POMBO, Fátima (2011) – Blank meaning as design affordance. Memory and fictions. Revista Kepes, 8 (7), 43-55. Colombia.
  • Pombo, F. (2011). Guilhermina Suggia. Violoncelo para Sempre. Faces de Eva: Estudos Sobre a Mulher, 25 (2), 9-24.
  • POMBO, Fátima (2011) – Cedar’s, Marble’s, Angel’s /Do Anjo, Do Mármore, Do Cedro (bilingual text) Exhibition Catalogue Sculptor Paulo Neves, Galeria/Livraria Orfeu, Willem de Zwijgerstraat, 43 Brussels, 2011.
  • PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco; POMBO, Fátima (2011) – Breve contributo para uma estética do design: objectos metáfora. Revista de Comunicação e Linguagens: Design, (Bártolo, José ed). Lisboa: Relógio d’água, 2011. ISBN-0870-7081. p. 65-78;
  • SOARES, Liliana; POMBO Fátima; DONEGANI, Dante (2011) – O conceito de pattern como nova ordem construtiva no design da cidade. in s.n. Proceedings of CIPED VI (2011) (pp. 1-6). Lisbon: CIPED. 10/12 Outubro 2011. pp. 256 ISSN: 2175-0289. URL: http://www.ciped6.fa.utl.pt/
  • Calvera, A., Pombo, F. (2011). Blank meaning as design affordance. Memory and fictions. Revista Kepes, 8 (7), 43-55.
  • SOARES, Liliana; POMBO Fátima; DONEGANI, Dante (2011) – The designer as interpreter of the epidermis of buildings and liquid modernity, European Congress 2011. International Association of Visual Semiotics (AISV-IAVS) – Semiotics of Space / Spaces of Semiotics. Faculty of Social and Human Sciences of University Nova de Lisboa and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisboa, September, 2011.
  • SOARES, Liliana; POMBO Fátima; APARO, Ermano; DONEGANI, Dante (2011) – The concept of pattern as a new constructive order in the city’s design, 6th CIPED (Congresso International de Pesquisa em Design/International Congress of Research in Design) – An Agenda for Design. Faculty of Architecture, University Técnica de Lisboa and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisboa, October 2011.
  • SOARES, Liliana; POMBO Fátima; DONEGANI, Dante (2011) – O designer como intérprete da epiderme dos edifícios e da realidade líquida, in s.n. Proceedings of European Regional Congress of the AISV-IAVS – “Semiotics of Space / Spaces of Semiotics”, Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas – Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, 26/28 Setembro 2011, pp.30-31 URL:http://aisv2011.yolasite.com/resources/SEMIOTICS%20AND%20STRUCTURATION%20OF% 20VISUAL%20PRODUCTIONS.pdf
  • SOARES, Liliana; POMBO Fátima; APARO, Ermano; DONEGANI, Dante (2011) – Le Corbusier’s ‘Équipement’ as Pattern for Design Language. in KOSKINEN, Ilpo; HARKASALMI, Tiina; MAZÉ, Ramia; MATTHEWS, Ben (Ed.) Nordes’11: the Nordic Design Research Conference. Helsinki: Aalto University. School of Art and Design. Helsinki, Finlândia. 29/30 Maio 2011. pp. 96-97 URL: http://ocs.sfu.ca/nordes/index.php/nordes/2011/paper/view/343/206. http://pt.scribd.com/doc/95777530/343-1258-1-PB
  • POMBO, Fátima; SUGGIA, Guilhermina (2011) – Violoncelo para Sempre. Faces de Eva: Estudos Sobre a Mulher, 25 (2), 9-24, Lisboa.
  • Pombo, F., Providência, F. (2010). Contributo para uma Estética do Design: objectos-metáfora [Contribution to an Aesthetics of Design: objects-metaphor]. Revista de Comunicacao e Linguagens (41), 65-78.
  • Magalhães, G., Pombo, F. (2010). O desenho como proposta de criatividade para o projecto em design. [Drawing as creativity proposal for the project in design]. Brasil, Cultura Visual (13), 121-136.
  • Pombo, F. (2009). Forgetfulness, a false farewell:Four Tempos. In: Machado F. (Eds.), Abreu Pessegueiro. Landscapes of Imagery. Matosinhos: Galeria Municipal, 7-13.
  • Pombo, F. (2007). El deseo de las mañanas.Merleau-Ponty y el diseño [The desire for mornings. Merleau-Ponty and Design]. In: Calvera A. (Eds.), Lo Bello de las Cosas. Materiales para una Estética del Diseño. Barcelona: Gustavo Gili, 83-100.
  • Pombo, F. (2005). Chaves de Casa [Home Keys]. In: Providência F., Soares J., Pombo F. (Eds.), Ecografias do Porto. Porto: Areal Editores, 1-15.
  • Pombo, F., Tschimmel, K. (2005). Sapiens e Demens no pensamento do design: a percepção como centro [Sapiens and Demens in Design thinking: perception as core]. Brasil, Revista Design em Foco, III (2), 63-76.
  • Pombo, F. (2005). Threads of Expectation. In: Pessegueiro A. (Eds.), Porto of Light. Porto: Galeria do Palácio, 13-21.
  • Pombo, F. (2004). Amor e Morte. O gosto amargo das amêndoas [Love and Death. The bitter taste of almonds]. Porto: Galeria do Palácio, 130p.
  • Pombo, F. (2003). A Ficção do Tempo [Time’s Fiction]. In: Junqueira P. (Eds.), João Pedro Oliveira. Compositor, Chapt. 13-21. Porto: Atelier de Composição, 13-21.
  • Pombo, F. (2001). Traços de Música [Traces of Music]. Aveiro: Universidade de Aveiro, 187p.
  • Pombo, F. (2001). A Metamorfose da Dor no Schönberg-Expressionista [The Pain’s Metamorphosis in the Expressionist Schönberg]. In: Cantista M. (Eds.), Dor e Sofrimento. Uma Perspectiva Interdisciplinar. Porto: Campo das Letras Editores, 325-346.
  • Pombo, F. (2000). Merleau-Ponty e a Promessa do Sensível [Merleau-Ponty’s Promise of the Sensible]. Revista da Universidade de Aveiro. Letras (XVII), 203-221.
  • Pombo, F. (2000). Alban Berg und Georg Büchner: die Musik setzt das Wort frei. Runa, Die literatur unter der anderen Künste (XXVIII), 149-168.
  • Pombo, F. (1999). Freedom and Dependency of Artistic Languages vol I. (Pombo, F., Ed., De Laiglesia, J., Ed., et, a., Ed.). Vigo: Servicio de Publicacións da Universidade de Vigo, 126 p.
  • Pombo, F. (1999). Richard Strauss and Hugo von Hofmannsthall: a work in four hands. In: Pombo F., De Laiglesia J., et a. (Eds.), Freedom and Dependency of Artistic Languages vol II. Vigo: Servicio de Publicacións da Universidade de Vigo, 9-36.
  • Pombo, F. (1999). Exercises in Synesthesia. In: Pombo F., De Laiglesia J., et. a. (Eds.), Freedom and Dependency of Artistic Languages vol I. Vigo: Servicio de Publicacións da Universidade de Vigo, 3-26.
  • Pombo, F. (1999). Freedoom and Dependency of Artistic languages vol II. (Pombo, F., Ed., De Laiglesia, J., Ed., et., a., Ed.). Vigo: Servicio de Publicacións da Universidade de Vigo, 218 p.
  • Pombo, F. (1998). Jan Patocka – Art and its Phenomenological Affiliation. The Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, 29 (2), 132-144.
  • Pombo, F. (1996) Guilhermina Suggia. A Sonata de Sempre, [Guilhermina Suggia. Forever Sonata], Porto: Edições Afrontamento, 225 p.
  • Pombo, F. (1993). Guilhermina Suggia or the Luxuriant Cello. Porto: Fund. Eng António de Almeida, 401 p.
  • Pombo, F. (1993). O universo acústico de Gabriel Marcel [The acoustic universe of Gabriel Marcel]. Coloquio: Artes: revista de artes visuais musica e bailado (99), 50-55.
  • Pombo, F. (1993). O Prazer Estético e a Acção Educativa. Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia, XLIX (1-2), 195-204.
  • Pombo, F. (1992). O Tempo em Husserl: uma filiação em Sto Agostinho? [Time in Husserl: one affiliation in Saint Augustine?]. Mediaevalia: Textos e Estudos (2), 161-174.
  • Pombo, F. (1992). Cézanne a propósito de L’Oeil et l’Esprit [Cézanne within L’Oeil et l’Esprit]. Coloquio: Artes: revista de artes visuais musica e bailado (93), 38-43.
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Scientific, artistic and cultural production

Technical work
  • Pombo, F. (2019) member of the Scientific Committee for ICDHS- International Committee for Design History and Design Studies- 12th International Conference ‘Lessons to Learn?’, Zagreb16th-18th October 2020.
  • Pombo, F. (2018) Reviewer para a Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia, Universidade de Braga.
  • Pombo, F. (2019). A Landscape for a Bench. Lecture in Pritlicje Bar/Ljubljana coordinated by University of Ljubljana, 29th May 2019
  • Pombo, F. (2019) Reviewer do journal Res Mobilis-Historia del arte; Artes decorativas; Arte popular; Diseño; Humanidades, Universidade de Oviedo, Spain
  • Pombo, F. (2018) About Design and Portuguese Wood Furniture, Skagen, Denmark, 24th October 2018.
  • Pombo, F. (2018) On Beauty, Design History and the prosaic relevance of purpose. University of Copenhagen, 6th December 2018.
  • Pombo, F. (2019) About Project CRAFT-Building links between education, research and innovation on the foundation of our shared cultural heritage. Departamento de Comunicação e Arte da Universidade de Aveiro, 12th March 2019.
  • Pombo, F. (2019) Phenomenology and the Culture of Project in Design Studies. Humboldt Colloquium Research without Borders – Alexander von Humboldt’s Legacy Today, Madrid, Spain, 12th April 2019.
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) Guest Editor (with Pedro Leão Neto) of peer-review journal SOPHIA Visual Spaces of Change: Designing Interiority in Architecture – shelter, shape, place, atmosphere, 5th edition, Cityscopio
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) member of the Scientific Committee of the peer-review journal SOPHIA; Scopio Editions
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) Reviewer and member of the reading committee of On The Surface. Photography on Architecture. 5th International Conference Visual Spaces of Change: unveiling the publicness of urban space. MAAT, Lisboa
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) Jury member to select the candidate to fill in the vacancy of Professor Auxiliar in Industrial Design, Universidade da Beira Interior
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) Jury member of Master students presentations, Faculty of Philosophy, Arts and Communication, University of Ljubljana
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) Principal reporting jury member of the PhD thesis defense of Bárbara dos Santos Coutinho – O Espaço Expositivo como ‘Obra de Arte Total’. O Museu do séc XXI, lugar para uma vivência estética global., Faculdade de Arquitectura do Instituto Superior Técnico de Lisboa
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Reviewer, The Journal of Architecture, Routledge/RIBA.
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Member of the Scientific Committee UD18_7º Encontro Internacional de Doutoramentos em Design organizado pelo ID+ [Instituto de Investigação em Design, Media e Cultura], Universidade de Aveiro e Universidade do Porto. UNiversidade de Aveiro, 14 e 15 de Junho 2018.
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Chair – 11th International Committee Design History and Design Studies. Back to the Future. The Future in the Past. University of Barcelona, Spain, 29-31 October 2018. http://www.ub.edu/icdhs/barcelona10+1/
  • Pombo F. membro do Management Committee and responsible for the dissemination throughout the project of Project CRAFT: Building links between education, research and innovation on the foundation of our shared cultural heritage. An EU Strategic Partnership project for Innovative Cultural Heritage Design – Focusing on European Cultural Values. General Coordination by Aalborg University (DK)
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Convite para integrar o Comité Científico do Júri do concurso para professor auxiliar na área disciplinar de Comunicação e Artes – Design Industrial da Universidade da Beira Interior.
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Reviewer do UD 18 – 7º ENCONTRO Internacional de DOUTORAMENTOS EM DESIGN, subordinado ao tema Invisible Design , organizado pelo ID+ [Instituto de Investigação em Design, Media e Cultura], Universidade de Aveiro e Universidade do Porto. Universidade de Aveiro, 14-15 June 2018
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Reviewer, Design Issues, MIT Press.
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Reviewer, Journal of Interior Design, Interior Design Educators Council.
  • Pombo, F. (2018). Reviewer, Design Principles and Practices. An International Journal, Common Ground Publishers.
  • Pombo, F. (2017). Invited expert for the international reputed iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD 2017 (Edition 02) ascribed in Germany. Category Micro Apartments – Maximizing Small Space. Design a better mini apartment. http://ifworlddesignguide.com/if-design-talent-award-2017-02/
  • Pombo, F. (2017). Invited expert for the international reputed iF World Design Award ascribed in Germany. Category Architecture and Residential Interiors  http://ifworlddesignguide.com/if-design-award-2017/
  • Pombo, F. (2017). Membro do Juri do prémio iF Design Award. Sessão de 24 a 27. 01.2017, Hamburgo (convite em 2016). http://ifworlddesignguide.com/if-design-award-2017
  • Pombo, F. (2016). Membro da Comissão Científica e Reviewer do UD 16 – 5º ENCONTRO DE DOUTORAMENTOS EM DESIGN, subordinado ao tema SOBREVIVÊNCIA, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal, 22-23 July 2016.
  • Pombo, F. (2016). Membro do Juri para seleccionar o candidato para preenchimento de uma vaga de professor titular na Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade de Barcelona, área científica Design. Sessões de selecção a 20.06.2016 e 09.09.2016, Universidade de Barcelona.
  • POMBO, Fátima (2011) – Jury member for Henry van de Velde Label 2011 ascribed by Design Vlaanderen to new design products created in Flanders or in relation with Flanders. Brussels, June and August 2011. www.designvlaanderen.be
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Scientific events organization
  • Pombo, F. and Anna Calvera (2010) Panel Convenor in the 7th International Conference Design and Craft: A History of Convergences and Divergences’. ICDHS 2010 (International Committee for Design and History Studies), Paleis der Academiën, Brussels, 20th-22nd September 2010
  • Pombo, F.; Hilde Heynen and Maria Nyström (2013) – Panel Convenor of Design Development of Future Homes for Future Cities _10th European Academy of Design Conference Crafting the Future. University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 17th-19th April 2013.
  • Pombo, F.: Anna Calvera (2018). Panel Convenor of Design Aesthetics Beyond the Pragmatic Experience and Phenomenology _11th International Committee Design History and Design Studies. Back to the Future. The Future in the Past. University of Barcelona, Spain, 29-31 October 2018.
  • Pombo, F., Soveral, I. (2017) Organisation and Scientific Coordination of the 2th International Conference EAW – Electro Acoustic Winds, 13th-17th November 2017, University of Aveiro
  • Pombo, Fátima (2019) Organisation & Scientific Coordination of the scientific event (with lectures, exhibitions, workshops) Mobiliário em Madeira e o redesign criativo de mobiliário. A cadeira como tema within the European Project CRAFT – “Building links between education, research and innovation on the foundation of our shared cultural heritage, UA/DeCA+DEM
Other scientific activity spreading actions
  • BARBOSA Helena; BRANCO, Vasco; DIAS, Nuno; GOMES, Gonçalo; PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco; QUENTAL, Joana; ANTUNES, Sandra; POMBO, Fátima; SOUSA, Álvaro; SEMEDO, Alice; MENDONÇA, Rui (2015) – CIDES.PT project: interaction with two objects through apps. Exhibition Fair at “Techdays”. Aveiro, 17-18th September, 2015.