Ana Jara is an architect and scenographer. Co-founder and manager at Artéria, she is responsible for the coordination of cultural and artistic projects. She gratuated in Architecture from the Architecture Faculty - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa. She has a MA degree in Scenography from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design and she is currently a Phd canditate in Urban Studies at at Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa ISCTE-IUL and Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas da Universidade Nova de Lisboa FCSH. In 2014-2015 she was a lecturer at Umeå School of Architecture in Sweden.
Should we fear democracy?
"Five debates a day sounds a bit daunting beforehand, but I really loved it. The speakers are so knowledgeable and passionate about their chosen topic, and the amount of time dedicated to questions from the audience was great as it really brought in alternative views."
Exeter University student