Noémia Herdade Gomes, born in Angola in 1969 . Graduated in Fine Art Painting in 1993 from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Porto, having done her Masters in Theatre Design at the Slade School of Fine Art , University College London in 1998 , Doctorate in Drawing from the School of Fine Arts at the University Barcelona in December 2011 with the thesis "Drawing - Interaction and extensions in the process, design and artistic work . Case Study William Kentridge", which was awarded the Premi extraordinari doctorate from the University of Barcelona in 2013 .
She is a professor of the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto in Drawing since 2003 .
It is an integrated member of the center for studies in Architecture and Urbanism Architecture Group : Theory , Design, History - to ATPH , which is developing a project drawing file to the Faculty of Architecture _ A Colecção de Desenhos da Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade do Porto - CoDe_FAUP.