Tiago Santos

Tiago Santos is a multimedia designer and PhD candidate in Materialities Literature. He holds a master’s degree in Design and Multimedia, and a postgraduate degree in Visual and Information Technology from the University of Coimbra. He was a research fellow at the same university between 2012 and 2015, and took part in the projects “Experiment @ Portugal’12” and “No Problem Has a Solution: A Digital Archive of the Book of Disquiet”. His research interests cover areas such as branding, typography, graphic design and multimedia, as well as the use of technical media as artistic tools. As a designer, he specializes in the communication of events and brands, and has contributed to the brand consolidation and public communication of the film festival “Caminhos do Cinema Português”. In this festival, he has coordinated the production of multimedia content and the production resulting from the film workshops, as well as the “Cinemalogia programme – From Idea to Film”, from its inception until 2015. He presented several papers at international conferences, including “Typography as Space’s Identity” at the conference “Identity & Culture” in Skopje, “Arts Branding – The Case of Caminhos” at the 12th International Colloquium on Nonprofit SIG, Arts, Heritage, and Social Marketing of the Academy of Marketing at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, and “Multimedia Tools to Learn About Nanoparticles Characterization” in the International Journal of Online Engineering.

Ciência Vitae: https://www.cienciavitae.pt/pt/B616-8E0F-653B

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9983-0490