Joana Sousa Monteiro

Joana Sousa Monteiro is director of the Museum of Lisbon since 2015. She was a museum adviser to the Lisbon Councillor for Culture (2010-2014). She was Assistant Coordinator of the Portuguese Museums Network at the National Institute of Museums (2000-2010). She holds a degree in Art History, an MA in Museology, and an MA in Arts Management.

She has been member of the Portuguese National Committee of ICOM (up to 2016) and is Chair of ICOM – CAMOC, the International Committee for the Collections and Activities of the Museums of Cities (since 2016).