Cristina Mateus (Porto, 1968).
Lives and works in Porto.
Studied Visual Arts – Painting at Escola Superior de Belas Artes do Porto between 1986 and 1991.
Since 1986, she has been developing intense and regular artistic work, both alone or in collaboration with other authors, in such diverse fields as painting, sculpture, video, multimedia and others.
In June 2003, she defended her MA thesis on Multimedia Art at the Fine Arts Faculty of the University of Porto, where she teaches.
She is a co-founder of Organização Virose.