Leonor Veiga is a Guest PhD Researcher at LUCAS. Her dissertation, The Third Avant-garde: contemporary art from Southeast Asia Recalling Tradition analyses the role of traditional arts and crafts since 1990. Veiga is also a designer and peer-reviewer for the LUCAS Journal of Graduate Conference since 2012.
In Lisbon University Veiga is a member of the Program “Art in a Global Perspective”. Her work as writer and curator has been mainly dedicated to Southeast Asia, yet she has developed projects in Macau, Island of Mozambique, Lisbon and London.