A Ph.D. candidate in Cultural Studies at the University of Minho, supported by FCT, holds a master’s degree in Communication and Culture from the University of Sorocaba (Uniso), supported by CAPES, and a bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design from FASM – SP. She is a member of the GPIM – Media Images Research Group at Uniso and is involved in the project “Education of the gaze for media images: applications in basic education.” Additionally, she has taught in cultural projects through the Institute of Support for Culture, Portuguese Language, and Literature (POIESIS), Ministry of Culture, and Grande Otelo Regional Cultural Workshop, gaining experience in communication, culture, art, and fashion.