Ana Catarina Vieira Rodrigues da Silva

Ana Catarina Silva is a teacher, a researcher and holds a PhD in Sciences and Technologies of Communication (U.Porto), with a thesis that studied the design of the technical book in a hybrid editorial context. Her research projects address a variety of fields and their borders, from hybrid editions to independent publishing, typography, letterpress or illustration. Books (and its forms) are her passion, and she’s been teaching Typography, Editorial and Design Project in undergraduate and graduate degrees in Graphic Design and Digital Design since 2007 at IPCA. She is also a research member of CAOS (Communication, Art, Object and Synergies)/ID+ (Research Institute for Design, Media and Culture) and a member of the Design Obs, a Portuguese Design Observatory.

Situação actual

  • Professor Adjunto IPCA

Detalhes relativos ao doutoramento

  • Title Do Impresso ao Electrónico: o Design do Livro Técnico num Contexto Editorial Híbrido
  • Field Informação e Comunicação em Plataformas Digitais
  • Year 2014

Grupos de Investigação

Publicações

Capítulos de livros
  • Tavares, P.; Silva, A. C.; Pereira, J:B:; Albino, M.; Matos, D.; & Teixeira, P. M. (2019). “Transformação regional pelo design – o projeto “capacitar pelo design” na Região Cávado”. In Tavares, P. (Org.) (2019). CAOS Communication, Art and Object Sinergies – Practice Research, the time is now. DRX: Registos de Investigação em Design, pp.11-21. ISBN 978-989-99861-9-0.
International conferences
  • Tavares, P.; Silva, A.C.; Pereira, J.B.; Teixeira, P.M.; & Matos, D. (2019). Regional transformation through design. In Conference Proceedings 9th International Conference The Future of Education, pp.421-424, Filodiritto Publisher, ISBN 978-88-85813-45-8
  • Pereira, J. B.; Tavares, P.; Silva, A. C.; Matos, D.; & Teixeira, P. M. (2018). “Transformação regional pelo design – o projeto “capacitar pelo design” na região Cávado”. In 25th APDR Congress Proceedings, Circular Economy, Urban Metabolism and Regional Development: Challenges for a Sustainable Future. NOVAFCSH, Lisbon (Portugal), 5-6 July 2018. ISBN 978-989-8780-06-5

Produção científica, artística e cultural

Trabalho técnico
  • Tavares, P.; Silva, A. (2018) “Creating a capacity building training program through Design for regional development in Northern Portugal: an innovation project for the small businesses and companies”
Organização de eventos científicos
  • COSTA, Rui (2019) – Organizer of REDE#02 – Reunião de Escolas de Design,IPCA, Barcelos, Portugal, 31 October 2019.